Global Brigades provides professional opportunities both in-country (Ghana, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Panama) and virtually from the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany, and Switzerland.

Current Positions

Program Associate

The Program Associate (PA) is one of the only Global Brigades positions for non-locals to work directly alongside the on-the-ground teams in Nicaragua, Panama and Honduras. The PAs work to empower and prepare volunteers to make meaningful impact on their brigades AND work along-side our local staff and community members to consult and improve our ability to meet health and development objectives.  Each PA is assigned a program area of emphasis to champion, whether it be alongside the medical, water, business teams or special projects like our patient referral programs. Click here to read the complete role description and apply.

Start Date: Immediate
Language(s): English and Spanish
Location: Estelí, Nicaragua or Tegucigalpa, Honduras

2018-2019 International Program Internship

With the International Program Internship, Global Brigades is seeking candidates to participate in a structured 11 month program that both provides the opportunity to support operations as our in-country teams implement health and development programming. International Program Interns will split their time working out of the Global Brigades country office on administrative tasks, support brigade operations, and gain field experience working with local program staff between brigades. Interns will live with experienced Global Brigades staff members who are opening their homes to create a culturally enriching and safe living environment through a home-stay. Click here to read the complete role description and apply.

Start Date: July 2018
Language(s): English and Spanish
Location: Honduras or Nicaragua

GB Ambassador

Global Brigades Ambassadors help lead GB's worldwide social network of student volunteers, and help to empower thousands more to realize their dreams of changing the world. The select group of GB Ambassadors work together to grow the GB movement and bring awareness about Global Brigades through social media. Click here to read the complete role description and apply.

Start Date: Spring 2018
Language(s): English
Location: Virtual

For questions regarding opportunities with Global Brigades, contact Daniel Klingelhoets, People Operations Coordinator, at

Future Opportunities

Want to stay in the loop about future international oportunities?
Fill out this form to be notified when new opportunities open up.

Sign Up