Current Opportunities - Sri Lanka. 

Volunteering with Street Child in Sri Lanka is both challenging and rewarding. We are offering proactive and motivated individuals a unique opportunity to assist us setting up operations in a new country. This is an excellent chance to learn more about the development sector while making a strategic contribution to our work. On top of this, you get to enjoy one of the most beautiful countries in the world!

Current Opportunities for 18-25 Year Olds

Teaching English Teach English and support the foundation years of Tamil children in Sri Lanka’s conflict-affected Northern Province. No qualifications necessary as we are looking for native English speakers. 

Computer Skills Sharing We need volunteers to assist our local partner in raising teaching standards by increasing students’ exposure to ICT.  We are not looking for IT experts, flexible and positive individuals who are confident about their basic MS Office and internet skills.

Skilled Volunteering Opportunities

Projects & Research Volunteer Our Projects & Research Volunteer will assist us in conducting research on a number of issues affecting marginalised children in Sri Lanka and advancing a series of projects that will provide these children with access to quality education. 

International Teacher Training Programme We are currently looking for experienced teachers to help us with our developing six month teacher training programme in Eastern Sri Lanka.

Current Opportunities for Students

Dissertation Research Role Street Child is seeking applications from students hoping to do a primary or secondary research as part of their university degrees . This is a short-term placement for those looking to explore the scope of their own dissertation projects.