Greece Program Associate Application

Start your next journey with us.

Immerse

yourself in a dynamic and diverse work environment.

Empower

volunteers with the tools and skills to drive a movement for social change, both abroad and in their own communities.

Grow

you personal skills toolbox, from office and administrative tasks to soft-skills. Every Program Associate will learn and grow as a professional and individual.

Engage

with motivated volunteers, leaders, and community members.

Learn

about the operations of an international non-profit, a new culture, and what it is like in a virtual and cross-cultural work setting.

Prepare

brigade volunteers for an unique experience with the organization- from recruitment and fundraising to logistics and final details.

Timeline And Details

2020 Application Timeline

December 2019: Application Open

January 2020: Interviews

January 31, 2020: Application Deadline

February 17, 2020: Orientation and Start in Global Brigades office in Athens, Greece

*Timeline is subject to change based on number of qualified applicants. Early application is encouraged

 

Individuals that will find the most success in this role

  • look for an immersive cultural experience while gaining hands on professional work experience and soft skills development with the world’s largest student-led movement for global health and economic development
  • are empowered to take initiative and responsibility in their roles as we expand and grow our programs to Greece
  • will work under the hardship of being abroad, working under adjusted office hours, in a virtual work team.
  • recognize that successful development work is based on trust in local leadership and programming teams, relationship forming, and respectfully integrating into the team dynamic
  • value working in diverse groups and exercise respect for varying cultures, work styles, opinions, and ideas

“Passionate and responsible individuals can be difficult to find. PA’s have a unique learning experience that will allow them to experience a new culture, language, and people. This role will enable you to have a significant impact on all the Chapters that come to support our partner communities. If you enjoy detail-oriented and highly organized work, then the Program Associate role is for you!”

– Patricia, Honduras Program Associate

Ready to apply?

  • Have a PDF version of your most current resume ready
  • Create a 1-2 minute video cover letter outlining your experience, interest in Global Brigades, and what you can bring to the team (Have a link to share via YouTube, Google Drive, Dropbox, etc.)
  • After application submission, be prepared to submit a writing sample within 3 days from your application

Complete your application below to jump into the most immersive professional learning experience of a lifetime!

Application

* All applicants must be eligible to live and work in Greece

Applications are currently closed for this opportunity and no longer being accepted. 

 

 

For any questions about this opportunity, please contact People Operations Manager, Daniel Klingelhoets, at daniel.klingelhoets@globalbrigades.org.