You can make the difference and contribute to generate more leaders for a sustainable local life in the mayan communities.


Do you have some free time to spare and would you like to support a good cause? Would you like to share your knowledge and energy with local Mayan communities? Are you passionate about working with young people and empowering them through non formal knowledge building?

We are currently looking for:

ENGLISH TEACHER VOLUNTEER to teach basic english conversation to young Mayan people as part of a wider program currently being delivered in the communities.

Specific requirements:

  • Available once a week (afternoon)

  • Prior experience of teaching English as a second language and working with young people

  • Knowledge of non-formal educational methods and workshop facilitation

  • Knowledge of Spanish is a must

  • Be Autonomous in the design of his/her lesson plans and his/her material

  • Previous experience working in community development is a plus

  • Having his/her own vehicle is a plus (we pay for the gasoline)

EXTRA PROGRAM ACTIVITIES VOLUNTEER. We are looking for a volunteer open to share his/her  talent and passion: art, music, sciences, sport,…

Specific requirements:

  • Available once a week (afternoon)

  • Knowledge of workshop facilitation with young people

  • Spanish speaking

  • Be Autonomous in his activities

  • Previous experience working in community development is a plus

  • Having his own vehicle for moving to the community is a plus (we pay the gasoline)

MOVIDA MAYA TEAM MEMBER  (paid staff - experience essential): Our team is growing and we are looking for a new team member with previous experience working in non profit organizations with a specific focus on community development.

Specific requirements:

  • Academic background in social sciences or social work

  • At least 2 years working in the nonprofit sector with a specific focus on community development, and/or or in communication and fundraising management

  • Experience in the design and implementation of program activities

  • Experience in workshop facilitation and non-formal educational methods

  • Be Autonomous, having energy, creativity and time to dedicate to Movida Maya

  • Spanish speaking

  • Experience working in a variety of cultural contexts is a plus

  • Live in Tulum (or around)

  • Having his/her own vehicle is a plus

  • Knowledge of Maya is a plus

  • 3 months of probation period

For more information or to apply please send your application to





Your donation allows us to continue the program in more mayan communities, generate new leaders, and empower local people to create a sustainable local life in their own village.



If you would like to take part to our activities, and make a real impact, be a volunteer of Movida Maya! For some months, a year, or more… Join us!

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