Travel Teacher | Volunteer in Fiji
Travel and teach in Fiji. Volunteer in a local school and make an impact in the village of Namatakula whilst fully immersing yourself in the lives and colorful culture of Fiji's friendly, welcoming people.
- 24/7 in country support
- All necessary project equipment and materials
- All necessary project training by experienced staff
- Travel Teacher T-shirt
- Accredited Award in Education and Training
- Full induction prior to your experience
- In country welcome meeting and location orientation
- Accommodation (Full board)
- Airport Transfers
- Transportation throughout the duration of your experience
- Country expedition inclusive of fees and transport ( You may opt out of this by selecting the Travel Teacher Lite option)
- Travel Teacher Awards Celebration
- Travel Teacher Alumni membership
- The opportunity to become a Travel Teacher ambassador
Our travel Fiji expedition will take you 'off the beaten track' and allow you to experience all that Fiji has to offer. Our 14 day expedition will compliment your project work, providing you with the opportunity to immerse yourself deep within the rich Fijian culture. You will engage with local people, learn new skills and broaden your own horizons. This is an optional part of our program but we recommend it not to be missed!
Namatakula Village, Fiji
Namatakula Village will provide sanctuary for our volunteers during their placement experience. Namatakula is a fairly large village with about 600 inhabitants, the village lies on the coral coast of Fiji, on the main island of Viti Levu See Map.
Namatakula's largest buildings are two churches, a Roman Catholic and a Methodist church which boasts a community hall. From the moment that you step into the village you will be accepted into the community and experience true 'Fiji Time'.
As a volunteer with Travel Teacher you will get the opportunity to live like a local. Our home stay accommodations lie in the village of Namatakula and will provide you with a unique cultural experience. Travel Teacher's very own country manager for Fiji - Vani Ruve will be your host for the duration of your stay.
Upon receipt of your registration fee, included within your confirmation will be a mandatory payment schedule, providing you with a simple payment plan. You are of course able to pay all fees up front should you choose to.
- Please Remember: Flights are to be purchased separately from your package, please see essentials for more information and advice.
Travel Teacher has partnered with StudentUniverse to provide travel arrangements for volunteers heading to projects around the world. StudentUniverse are experts in travel and know the best options for getting you to and from your projects and any travel in between. They can help get amazing rates for anyone but also have a special focus on student and youth discounted fares too. Want to find your flights or need some extra advice on things like insurance or putting the whole trip together? Give a specialist consultant a call on 0330 053 8817.
Typically flights will range from £1000 – £1500. All international flights into Fiji will land at its international airport in Nadi.
You are able to fly to Fiji from the following UK airports including but not restricted to:
We ask each volunteer on our projects to raise a minimum of £50 for their two weeks of volunteering. These funds go directly to the Travel Teacher Foundation and are used to buy equipment and facilities to support the education of the young people studying at our partnered Schools. For more information and for ideas on fundraising please visit our Tips and Hints for Fundraising page.
Fundraising Option - Once you have raised your fundraising target (£100) you are able to allocate any extra money received to cover the cost of your Flight and Volunteer fees.
Self Funded Option - Fund your own trip and donate 100% of your fundraising to our charity.
For general information and application enquiries please complete and submit the form below.