What We Do
Christians Abroad is a support organisation for volunteering and partnering in mission and development overseas. It provides opportunities for service as a volunteer, an associate volunteer or a longer term mission associate.. It provides a range of support services to volunteers and mission partners including insurance. To find out more, click the appropriate tab above or explore some of the opportunities in the matrix below.
LONGER TERM OPPORTUNITIES:
ADMINISTRATOR: ST. PHILIP'S THEOLOGICAL COLLEGE, KONGWA, TANZANIA
The position requires a close working relationship with the College Principal and Accountant. Managing the college finances, liaising with sponsors regarding the payment of fees, and applying to donors for bursaries and funding. The administrator is also required to work closely with all other members of staff and general workers, helping maintain student records, overseeing the purchasing and distribution of food to the students and helping to ensure the smooth day to day running of the college. A volunteer position but a furnished house is provided on the college campus. You will assisted by the Principal in your applicaiton for a resident's visa and a work permit. An ideal time commitment would be two years but anything from a minimum of 3 months would be welcome. If you are interested, please e-mail with your cv. to Janet Allen firstname.lastname@example.org
TEACH OVERSEAS FOR A YEAR OR MORE IN KITWE, ZAMBIA - ENGLISH, COMPUTER SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, PHYSICAL EDUCATION, ART
The Centre for Christian Missions (CCM), www.ccmzambia.org , needs specialist teachers to help with their well run and well resourced primary department. The free accommodation is very good and on site and an additional allowance will be provided of approximately 100 US$ a month to meet basic expenses, otherwise the placement is self funded. An estimate of the cost of preparation, insurance, air fares and visa requirements would be approximately £2000 in the first year. This exceptional opportunity to work as a Christian making a contribution to the life of the Christian community in Zambia in an impoverished community but in a safe and protected environment is available to trained teachers either seeking sound early experience overseas in a developing country or contributing their skills and experience following early retirement. if you are interested please e-mail email@example.com with your telephone number and Colin will be in touch to talk it through with you.
INSURANCE FOR TRAVELLERS AND MISSION PARTNERS VISITING OR WORKING IN CHRISTIAN PROJECTS INTERNATIONALLY
If you have questions about insurance provision; we can help answer your questions and look for solutions to help you manage risk. You might be concerned about the security of your home whilst overseas and woudl welcome house insurance. You might need travel, baggage emergency, health and accident insurance (up the age of 85 yrs old). You mgiht be working in areas where the risks are higher and your ministry takes you to places which the FCO has an advisory warning. For all insurance and travel enquiries e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or leave a message with contact details on 03000 121 201. The page tab at the top of this page will take you to the Travel Insurance page where you can find a copy of our group policy to which you would be added and you can see a summary of the extent of cover available for standard travel insurance available.
If you would like to know a little more about us, click on the link ABOUT US and you can learn a little more about our history, present day vision, our consultants, our accounts and the record of our work in the last year.