Physical Education Teacher & Coaching

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The Exchange

Individuals passionate about sports are invited to partner with existing physical education teachers and/or coaches in public & private schools as well as club teams. Your guiding principals will be to promote a positive healthy lifestyle through physical fitness, nutrition, and education. While soccer is king in Colombia, you will have the opportunity to teach & coach your favorite sport too! Sharing and creating new friendships.


24 hours of help per week

Child Care: Get a new purpose in life educating and caring for children

Social Work: Help the local community.

Teaching Sports: Organize and teach different sports and activities.

Teaching Languages: Give language lessons to guests or local community.

What you get

3 days off per week

Private Room: Have a private room to chill and relax just by yourself.

Shared Dorm: Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.

Team Dorm: You're part of a team! Get to know them in your dormitory.

Tent: A billion stars over your head and a comfy tent to sleep in.

Cook your own meal: Feel free to prepare your own meal here

Discounts on Tours: Don’t miss a thing! Get discounts and enjoy your free time.

Discounts on Accommodation: Feel free to explore! Get discounts on partner locations.

Free Laundry: There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.

Free Tours: Don’t miss a thing! Get free tours and explore.

Free Hiking Tours: Keep your feet moving! Get free hiking tours and exercise yourself.

Free Parties: Party on! Get free parties and party all night long.

Free Events: Be part of something! Get free events.

Dance classes: Rock your body! Join our dance classes.

Language lessons: Learn or improve your language skills.

Certificate: Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.


Intermediate Spanish

Over 18 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

 Volunteer as a Sports or Physical Education teacher
in a private/public school or community club team.
 Volunteer as a coach in a private/public school
and/or community club team.
 Increase your soccer knowledge & skills by receiving
guidance from experienced teachers and coaches.
 Earn international volunteering experience in the
fields of Education, Sports, and Youth Development.
 BONUS: Experience everything Coffee! Planting,
harvesting, processing, drying, milling, exporting,
tasting, roasting, grinding, brewing
 DOUBLE BONUS: Adventure Recreation: Ziplining,
waterfall repelling, horseback riding, wall climbing,
paintball, hiking, & more!
 SUPER BONUS: AgriScience: Coffee, Cacao,
Coconuts, Bananas, Citrus, Papaya, and many other
unique tropical fruits and vegetables.
 WOW BONUS: Spanish: Immerse yourself in
Spanish in a meaningful valuable role!

Activities & Shift

 Shadow & assist various professionals within the field as directed by supervisor
 Tasked to compare/contrast Colombian practices vs. U.S. practices then make presentation
 Assist in the creation of information materials for the public
 Assist in the review of organization’s current operations processes & procedures for improvement
 Experience a ‘day in the life’ of your Colombian counterpart
 Assist the teacher/coach in preparing for classes, practices, and sport matches
 Substitute teach/coach if opportunity arises
 Lead class & practice session discussions
 Introduce, teach & coach your favorite sport


We are NOT a free lodging program. It costs fifteen dollars per day to participate in our program. The fee covers your lodging in our guest house facility and the preparation & facilitation of your volunteering program.