BiblioWorks, Bolivia

Videographer

Sucre, Bolivia show on map

Non-profit | BiblioWorks, Bolivia

We would like to document our work in our rural libraries and are looking for vounteers who can shoot and edit video to create clips for our website and social media. This volunteer program is especially suitable for:
Singles
Couples
Families
Groups

Are you looking for…

– a genuine and secure NGO to work with?

– an adventurous experience in Bolivia, to be in touch with real local people and culture?

– an environment where you can learn and practise Spanish?


It sounds like you're looking for Real Adventure for Real Change!

Help us spread the word about BiblioWorks and share what we are doing to promote education and literacy!

We would like to document our work in our rural libraries and are looking for volunteers who can shoot and edit video to create clips to be shared on our website and on social media. We are flexible and can work with your travel schedule.

This position is located in rural communities around Sucre.

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate with our office staff to determine which library to visit and when.
  • Shoot and edit video.
  • Requirements

    • Own equipment.
    • Filming and editing experience.
    • Solid experience with video editing software.
    • Able to quickly process, interpret and communicate information through text, video and visuals.
    • Basic to intermediate level of Spanish (or better).
    • Strong initiative, as the position will have minimal supervision.
    • Monetary means to pay for transport, accommodations, and food.

Typical day

You will visit the libraries in the afternoon when they are open. Depending on the distance you stay in the village over night or you go back to Sucre. On the other days you can work on the pictures and videos in our office in Sucre. Please keep in mind that we only have a limited amount of computers, so it would be good if you could bring your on laptop.

Free-time activities

There is a lot to do in and around Sucre. You can e.g. explore the beautiful landscape through guided hikes over several days. The city of Sucre has an interesting history about which you can learn in different museums. The city center has very beautiful colonial buidlings and from La Recoleta you have the best view over the city. Sucre is also a good starting point to explore more of Bolivia, e.g. La Paz, the Salt Flats or the Amazon.

Climbing
Hiking
Museum/Opera
Sports
Riding

Program Requirements

In order to join the program you need to be at least 18 years old on the program start date. There might be exemptions if you can provide the permission of your legal guardian(s) or if your are accompanied by your parents.
Language Skills
You need to speak Spanish (intermediate level)
Required Documents
CV
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

Included Services

Extra security layer by Volunteer World
Volunteer World is the world's leading comparison platform for international volunteer opportunities. We guide you through a safe and easy application process - including all necessary payments. Planning your next meaningful trip with Volunteer World gives you free access to our:
Quality Assurance
High ethical standards & transparent social impact
Flex Option
Change your reservation at no extra costs
Refund Guarantee
We refund your fees if BiblioWorks, Bolivia cancels your trip
Support & Mediation
We cover your back no matter what happens
Our services are free of charge!
All program fees are charged directly by BiblioWorks, Bolivia.

Before your journey

Profound consulting and ongoing support (free)
BiblioWorks, Bolivia (your host organization) provides consulting and is keen to answer all your questions. Once you reserved your spot, you will receive the contact details of your volunteer project.
Online preparation course (optional, from $49)
Prepare yourself and become a confident and well informed traveler. Global Travel Academy takes you on a journey before you leave home, helping you to become one of the world's greatest travelers. Our trusted partner for online learning offers courses in "International Volunteering", "Travel Health & Safety" and "Travel Safety Abroad".

On-site services

Internet Access
Limited access at the project site
What's NOT included?
Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees. An airport pickup isn't included within the program fees either. Please arrange your own accommodation. Food, snacks or beverages are at extra costs.
Flight Tickets
The nearest airport is Juana Azurduy de Padilla International Airport (SRE) in Sucre. We assist you to find cheap flights to Bolivia.
Travel Insurance
Going abroad is an adventure and it is always best to be prepared. Sudden illness or injury, cancellation or theft - a travel insurance for Bolivia provides security and is a plus to have.
Vaccines
If you are intending to volunteer in Bolivia you should seek medical advice before starting your social journey. Check your required vaccinations for Bolivia.

You might be also interested in

Literacy Ambassador Sucre, Bolivia BiblioWorks, Bolivia Non-profit | BiblioWorks, Bolivia
Help run our rural libraries, help children improve their reading skills, and encourage them to learn while having fun.
Office Supporter Sucre, Bolivia BiblioWorks, Bolivia Non-profit | BiblioWorks, Bolivia
Run our volunteer programme, work with our Bolivian staff in our central office in Sucre, and manage our communication strategy!
Reservation
The project site is open in: Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Why am I seeing this?

You requested a page that doesn't exist on this site any more. This could be caused by a link you followed that was out of date, by a typing in the wrong address in the address bar, or simply because the post has been deleted.

Take Me Home