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 LANGUAGE TEACHERS -Peace Boat's language training programme, is now accepting applications for English and Spanish language teachers for the 96th/97th global voyage. You must be available for the entire duration of the itineraries for the 96th voyage AND the 97th voyage, that is, from January 8 until April 23, 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 first voyage. The Volunteer Language Teacher application deadline is 17:00 JST (Japan Standard Time) on Friday, September 8, 2017. National interviews are now scheduled to be held on September 30 and October 1 (Saturday and Sunday) at the GET Office in Tokyo, Japan. Interviews for oversees applicants will be conducted via Skype between September 25-29, 2017.

    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 los viajes 96 y 97. Los solicitantes deben estar disponibles para toda la duración de los itinerarios de los viajes 96 Y 97, es decir desde el 8 de enero hasta el 23 de abril de 2018. También debe ser capaz de participar en la orientación que se realizará alrededor de una semana antes de la salida del primer viaje. La fecha límite para recibir las solicitudes es el viernes 8 de septiembre de 2017, a las 17:00 (hora de Japón). Las fechas de las entrevistas para candidatos residentes en Japón están previstas por los días 30 de septiembre y 1 de octubre (sábado y domingo) en la oficina GET en Tokio. Las entrevistas vía Skype para candidatos en el exterior se realizarán entre el 25 y el 29 de septiembre.

    Para más información: Profesor(a) de español

    Para acceder al dossier de información/solicitud en españoldescargar aquí. .

  • WEB REPORTER Peace Boat is currently recruiting a volunteer web reporter for the 95th Global Voyage. 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.

    Peace Boat's 95th Voyage departs from Yokohama on August 13, 2017, and returns to Japan on November 24, 2017. Please download an application pack here, for information about the position and the application process. The deadline for applications is May 14 2017.