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UK School Assistant – Dan at Hoebridge School

Thanks very much to Dan for reporting back about his time as a Lattitude “gapper”, volunteering as a UK school assistant. Hi there, my name’s Dan from New Zealand and I’m currently working as a...

Posted 16 Apr 2019

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Volunteering with kids in Cuenca, Ecuador

Cuenca is a beautiful town in the highlands of Ecuador. Its stunning town centre is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Our Lattitude ‘gappers’ get involved in all sorts of activities here, with a real focus on...

Posted 08 Apr 2019

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English Tutoring in Vietnam – Project Asia

During the first three months of our Project Asia programme, volunteers are placed in schools in Vietnam, assisting the students with their English language learning. Lattitude volunteer Josh: Vietnam….I hadn’t been sure what to expect...

Posted 08 Apr 2019

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Jordan’s Epic NZ Gap Year as a School Assistant

As well as sending young Kiwis off into the world, Lattitude New Zealand also hosts volunteers from abroad in schools and outdoor camps across Aotearoa. Jordan Oately was a British Lattitude volunteer in New Zealand...

Posted 08 Apr 2019

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Meaningful and helpful in Ecuador

A volunteer interview with Sammy on his placement as a Community Worker and English Tutor in Ecuador. Tell us about your placement and role. I worked as an English teacher in the local school and...

Posted 15 Mar 2019

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HRH Princess Royal meets Lattitude Volunteers

Lattitude New Zealand Director Sharyn Hight was in the UK for a Senior Leadership Team Planning week, which coincided with an event involving our Patron, HRH the Princess Royal, Princess Anne visiting New College Worcester,...

Posted 07 Mar 2019

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Volunteering overseas changes lives for the better

Our Lattitude staff love what we do, and really believe in the amazing international opportunities we offer young Kiwis. Each and every one of our staff travelled extensively when young, and between us have reached...

Posted 04 Mar 2019

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