The Volunteer Work Program at our Spanish school in Bilbao is a unique opportunity to live and work abroad. Become acquainted with the cultural wealth of our country while working with social institutions, thus contributing to society and building bridges between cultures.
Volunteering abroad opens up your professional and personal horizons and skills, you learn about another culture, and meet people from different places, improve fluency in another language, build an international network of friends, share and learn.
The program is open to any applicant who sincerely wishes to have new experiences and meet people from different cultures: students, graduates, retirees, professionals... Everyone is welcome! Participants can choose their area of volunteer work from social work, tourism, cultural work, monument restoration.
You can choose where you want to stay during the program: students' residence or family accommodation.
For stays of over three months, we recommend a student visa if you come from outside the European Union.
The program includes:
- Accommodation arrangements
- Airport pickup service upon your arrival
- Arrangement of contacts, interviews, and reports
- Orientation and information
- Participation in social and cultural activities organized by our Spanish school in Bilbao
- Interview with the Co-coordinator of our Volunteer Program
- Certificate of Participation awarded by our Spanish school in Bilbao upon program completion.