Volunteer Onboard

Peace Boat voyages offer a great opportunity for those people with language skills to further develop their capacity while contributing to the strengthening of global civil society. Each voyage, Peace Boat recruits volunteer interpreters and language teachers to support its programmes onboard.

  • INTERPRETER - Peace Boat is always seeking applications from interpreters in the following language combinations: Japanese/English, Japanese/Spanish, Japanese/Chinese, Chinese/English, Korean/Japanese, Korean/English. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis, and so please contact us for further information. More details about this position can be seen here.Interpreter

  • LANGUAGE TEACHERS -GET, Peace Boat's language training programme, is now accepting applications for English and Spanish language teachers for the 99th global voyage, departing Yokohama September 1 and returning to Yokohama December 17, 2018. You must also be able to participate in the orientation which is scheduled to begin around one week prior to the departure of the voyage. The deadline for the application is 23:00 JST (Japan Standard Time) on Thursday, April 19th, 2018. National interviews are scheduled to be held on May 19-20 (Saturday and Sunday) at the GET Office in Tokyo, Japan. Interviews for overseas applicants will be conducted via Skype between May 14-18, 2018.

    For more information on teaching onboard. English language teacher

    For an information/application pack please DOWNLOAD HERE

  • PROFESOR(A) - El programa de idiomas GET de Peace Boat está aceptando solicitudes para los puestos de profesor(a) voluntario(a) de inglés y español para el viaje 99. El viaje saldrá el 1 de septiembre y regresará el 17 de diciebre de 2018. Los profesores seleccionados deberán tener disponibilidad para participar en una orientación que se realizará en Tokio alrededor de una semana antes de la salida del viaje. La fecha límite para recibir las solicitudes es 19 de abril de 2018 a las 23:00 (hora de Japón). Las fechas de las entrevistas para candidatos residentes en Japón están previstas para los días 19 y 20 de mayo (sábado y domingo) en la oficina de GET en Tokio. Las entrevistas vía Skype para candidatos en el exterior se realizarán entre el 14 y el 18 de mayo.

    Para más información: Profesor(a) de español

    Para acceder al dossier de información/solicitud en español descargar aquí.

  • WEB REPORTER Peace Boat is currently recruiting a volunteer web reporter for the 98th voyage (May-August 2018). The main role of the web reporter is to create reports about onboard and in port programmes for the Peace Boat English website and social media. Coverage is primarily through text and photographs, and video where possible. Reports are uploaded to the "Voyages" section on the Peace Boat website.
    *Applications close 6.00pm JST March 5, 2018.

    Please download the application pack HERE.