Join the Movement. Leave Your Footprint.

The Barefoot College was built from the ground up. From its humble beginnings in Tilonia to today, the College calls on a network of supporters near and far to help carry our work forward. There are many ways to go Barefoot. Whether you work with us shoulder-to-shoulder on campus or you spread awareness from wherever you are in the world—you’re with us.

Work with us and turn your inspiration into action

Embark on an International Fellowship in West Africa, East Africa,the Pacific Islands, Southeast Asia, or Central America.

We welcome intrepid leaders who are committed to learning from and sharing their experiences with the entire Barefoot College Family.

We work in partnership with more than 100 Non-Governmental Organizationsand Community Based Organizations internationally. We’re also seekingpassionate, dedicated volunteers. We give preference to volunteers from within India who do not have formal education.

Work With Us

We’re truly grateful for your interest in joining our team. We currently offer several opportunities below to volunteer or complete a fellowship. If you are interested in building a career at barefoot college, visit our career page here.

Paraty, Brazil

Multi-Program Volunteer

Our college will soon be conducting solar, enriche and livelihood training to women from Paraty, Brazil.

We are looking for a multi-lingual Brazilian national to join our team and help with logistics for keeping a safe, balanced environment for our mamas for 8 to 12 weeks. The college will subsidize room, board, some travel and provide unique life and social work experience. If you think you could fit the role, please answer the 5 minute form and we’ll get back to you shortly.

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Human Resource Volunteer

Seeking an enthusiastic volunteer to coordinate recruitment, employee engagement and organisational development initiatives at Barefoot College. 


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Other ways to get involved


Find out more about the jobs available with barefoot college around the world – from medical staff to logisticians, curriculum developers to project management.

Visit us

Due to coronavirus protocols; we are currently closed for non-essential visits until further notice.

Get in touch

Have a great idea for how to spread the word? Want to collaborate on a brand new project with us? We can’t wait to hear from you.

Contact Us

Become a partner

Collaborate with us in the field through funding opportunities or via a corporate sponsorship. We’re always looking to grow our network.