Join Us

Join us and find ways to help communities, families and children. You can be a volunteer, a trainee, work for us or/and organize an outreach activity or a party.

Contribute to give back the smile to street children by joining us.

Do you want to volunteer your time and talent to our children for a minimum of 3 months, on weekdays?

Volunteer with us!

The spirit of volunteerism is part of Virlanie’s identity as we value commitment, openness and solidarity.

Through the volunteer program, YOU can join us in upholding these values as we encourage dynamism, learning and exchanges of skills.

Be part of a family of committed and resourceful individuals. Make our Virlanie Family grow!

We offer a flexible volunteering opportunity so whatever your situation and availability is, you can help us out.

Are you any of the following?

Benevolent

Do you live in Metro Manila?

Do you want to commit on a regular basis for at least 3 months?

Are you available during week days?

If yes, then you are the next Virlanie Volunteer! To apply, kindly refer to the list of vacancies and download the “application form for local volunteers”.  Send the filled out application form, along with your curriculum vitae in English, to our Volunteer Coordinator, Oceane Verin, at: verin.oceane@virlanie.org

NOTE: Please note that we are not accommodating regular volunteering missions during weekends (Should you want to volunteer on weekends, click here)

The Innovator

Do you have a project you think can benefit our children? Propose it now!
Send us your “Project Description” at volunteer@virlanie.org

The Sympathetic

Are you a foreigner interested in an international solidarity volunteer mission or internship?

Are you willing to join us on a full-time basis for minimum 3 months?

You can help us out!

To apply, download the “application form for foreign volunteers”.  Send the filled out application form, along with your curriculum vitae in English, to our Volunteer Coordinator, Oceane Verin, at: verin.oceane@virlanie.org

Here is the list of missions we are proposing:

Be a Volunteer

Facilitator or educator for special needs children and young adults

Location:

Jade Home / Aime Home (Cavite City & Makati City)
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Duration:

Minimum 3 months
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Contract:

Volunteer/Intern

Starting:

Flexible depending on the availibility

Main tasks:

  • Create individual programs – Assist children
  • Help children to indepently carry out every day tasks
  • Prepare an activity schedule( physical activities and excercises)
  • Use of the sensory room
  • Conduct evaluation of child progress

Main competencies:

  • Degree in a relevant field appreciated
  • Spirit of initiative
  • Patient, open minded, tolerant
  • Good level in English
  • Listening, contact and adaptation skills

Early childhood educator or facilitator

Location:

Babies and Toddlers Home (Makati City)
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Duration:

Minimum 3 months
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Contract:

Volunteer/Intern

Starting:

Flexible depending on the availibility

Main tasks:

  • Observe and monitor children’s play activities
  • Read to children, teach them simple painting, drawing, songs, etc.
  • Instruct children health and personal habits
  • Organize and store toys and materials to ensure order in activity areas
  • Ensure good relationship with the staff
  • Conduct evaluation of the children’s progress
  • Support children’s emotional and social development

Main competencies:

  • Degree in a relevant field appreciated
  • Organized, able to plan activity schedule
  • Strong commitment to the well-being of the children
  • Listening, contact and adptation skills
  • Interpersonal skills with babies and local teams
  • Patient, open minded, tolerant
  • Spirit of initiative

Arts and Crafts Teacher

Location:

Sibuhi Center
(Makati City)
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Duration:

Minimum 3 months
(Part Time)
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Contract:

Volunteer/Intern

Starting:

June 19

Main tasks:

  • Give children Art and/or Craft teaching
  • Develop illustration and/or creative skills for children
  • Prepare an activity schedule
  • Conduct evaluation of child progress
  • Set up of creative projects
  • Maintain a stock inventory

Main competencies:

  • Degree in a relevant field appreciated
  • Experience in teaching or with children
  • Creative, flexible, resourceful
  • Patient, open minded, tolerant
  • Spirit of initiative

Guitar Teacher

Location:

Sibuhi Center
(Makati City)
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Duration:

Minimum 3 months
(Part Time)
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Contract:

Volunteer/Intern

Starting:

June 19

Main tasks:

  • Give children guitar lessons
  • Prepare an activity schedule
  • Conduct evaluation of child progress
  • Organize musical sessions
  • Keep track of attendance

Main competencies:

  • Degree in a relevant field appreciated
  • Experience in teaching or with children
  • Good level in English
  • Creative, flexible, resourceful
  • Patient, open minded, tolerant
  • Spirit of initiative

Theater / Dance Teacher

Location:

Sibuhi Center
(Makati City)
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Duration:

Minimum 3 months
(Part Time; not on weekends)
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Contract:

Volunteer/Intern

Starting:

Flexible depending on the availibility

Main tasks:

  • Give Theater or Dance lessons to the children
  • Help the children to develop skills and self confidence
  • Conduct evaluation of child progress
  • Prepare a dance recital
  • Keep track of attendance

Main competencies:

  • Degree in a relevant field appreciated
  • Listening, contact and interpersonal skills
  • Experience with children
  • Patient, spirit of initiative, adaptable

Swimming Teacher

Location:

ODC Quiapo/Manila
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Duration:

Minimum 3 months
(Part Time)
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Contract:

Volunteer/Intern

Starting:

Flexible depending on the availibility

Main tasks:

  • Give children swimming lessons
  • Ensure the children Safety
  • Conduct evaluation of child progress
  • Keep track of attendance

Main competencies:

  • Degree in a relevant field appreciated
  • Experience in teaching or with children
  • Creative, flexible, resourceful
  • Patient, open minded, tolerant

Communication Support

Location:

Virlanie Office (Makati City)
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Duration:

Minimum 3 months (not on weekends)
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Contract:

Volunteer/Intern

Starting:

Flexible depending on the availibility

Main tasks:

  • Support the Virlanie communication team
  • Assist in developing the communication plan
  • Assist in the campaigns managed by the communication team
  • Develop and disseminate the newsletters

Main competencies:

  • Degree in a relevant field appreciated
    graphic design and web design skills
  • Team spirit
  • Strong copywriting and proof-reading skills in English

Grants Support

Location:

Virlanie Office (Makati City)
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Duration:

Minimum 3 months (not on weekends)
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Contract:

Volunteer/Intern

Starting:

Flexible depending on the availibility

Main tasks:

  • Map out identified processes for selected projects or within Grants Department
  • Analyze database needs (can be 1 to 2 projects first)
  • Develop a prototype of the database preferably using MS Access
  • Provide support in development of Results Frameworks
  • Develop data gathering tools to support Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Conduct research relevant to our projects
  • Support children’s emotional and social development

Main competencies:

  • Working knowledge in Business Process Maps (Process Mapping)
  • IT/Computer Science background (Database management)
  • Working knowledge in project/program management, preferably with Monitoring and Evaluation (Results Framework dev.)
  • Excellent teamwork member
  • Flexibility, dynamism and autonomy
  • Excellent writing, analytical and research skills

Facilitator

Location:

Masaya Home (Makati City)
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Duration:

Part time or Full time
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Contract:

Volunteer/Intern

Starting:

Summer Break (April/May)

Main tasks:

  • Offer activities to 7-12 years old children; Reading, Manual activities, Physical activities, games etc
  • Prepare sessions in advance

Main competencies:

  • Strong commitment to the well-being of the children
  • Spirit of initiative
  • Patient, open minded, tolerant
  • Organized, able to plan activities
  • Listening, contact and adaptation skills

Teacher

Location:

Magellan Learning Center/Homes (Makati City)
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Duration:

Minimum 3 months (Part time; not on weekends)
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Contract:

Volunteer/Intern

Starting:

Flexible depending on the availability

Main tasks:

  • Teach children from 4 to 6 years old
  • Conduct evaluation of child progress
  • Keep track of attendance
  • work with our educational program and MPPC home

Main competencies:

  • Degree in a relevant field
  • Listening, contact and interpersonal skills
  • Experience with children
  • Patient, spirit of initiative, adaptable

Occupational Therapist

Location:

Makati City
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Duration:

Minimum 3 months
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Contract:

Volunteer/Intern

Starting:

Flexible depending on the availability

Main tasks:

  • Planning of therapies
  • Assessing and reporting
  • Proposal of trainings for local staff

Main competencies:

  • Degree in a relevant field
  • Listening, contact and interpersonal skills
  • Experience with children
  • Patient, spirit of initiative, adaptable

Facilitator

Location:

Bagong Silangan, Quezon City
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Duration:

Minimum 3 months (Part time; Tuesday/Thursday)
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Contract:

Volunteer/Intern

Starting:

Flexible depending on the availability

Main tasks:

  • Prepare activities in advance
  • Read to children, teach them simple painting, drawing, songs, etc.
  • Organize and store toys and materials to ensure order in activity areas
  • Ensure good relationship with the staff
  • Support children’s emotional and social development

Main competencies:

  • Strong commitment to the well-being of the children
  • Organized, able to plan activity schedule
  • Patient, spirit of initiative, adaptable
  • Listening, contact and interpersonal skills
  • Experience with children

Work For Us

Virlanie is constantly seeking energetic, talented and passionate individuals in helping the children under our care. We invite you to build your career with us at Virlanie. Everyone has a vital role to play.

Be our Employee

Internal Auditor

The Internal Auditor is responsible for the development of a systematic approach in evaluating and improving the organization’s management, control, and governance processes.

The role is expected to conduct program performance, financial, and compliance audit projects, provide consulting services to the organization’s management and employees, and input to development of the Annual Strategic Plan; and train/coach key employees to help improve the organizational performance.

Location:

Makati City

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Deadline of application:

June 30, 2019

Responsibilities:

  • Identifies and evaluates the organization’s risk areas
  • Provides key input to the development of the Annual Strategic Plan
  • Performs audit procedures
  • Develops and administers surveys, composes summary memos, and prepares working papers
  • Provides recommendations using independent judgement on the areas or concerns being reviewed
  • Communicates of assists in communicating the results of audit and consulting projects via written reports and oral presentations to management and the Board of Directors
  • Develops and maintains productive employee/client relationships through individual contacts and group meetings
  • Represents the Internal Audit unit as necessary at internal and external meetings
  • Provides or assists in providing training, coaching, and guidance to relevant employees in conducting department audits and other audit-related issues
  • Performs related work as assigned by the immediate supervisor

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Business Administration/Public Administration or related field
  • Certification as a CIA, CPA, or CISA
  • At least 4 years of full-time experience in auditing, accounting, business analysis, or program evaluation
  • Experience in industry and non-profit auditing and accounting
  • Two years of project management experience

Sponsorship Officer

Location:

Makati City

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Deadline of application:

June 30, 2019

Overall Objectives:

The Local Sponsorship Officer manages the sponsorship accounts of all non-French speaking sponsors, specifically those who are handled by Virlanie Philippines. He/She is the main point of contact with current and potential sponsors. It is also his/her responsibilities to communicate with and update major partner-institutions regarding their sponsored children, homes, or program.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in any field
  • With relevant experience in donor management
  • Excellent oral and written skills in English
  • Detail-oriented

Communication Officer for Digital Marketing

Location:

Makati City

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Deadline of application:

June 30, 2019

Overall Objectives:

  • The Communications Officer is responsible for leading the conceptualization and production of VFI communication materials/publications for external stakeholders.
  • The Communications Officer will also be responsible for editing and assembling recorded raw material into a suitable, finished product ready for broadcasting.
  • Qualifications:

    • Bachelor of Science in Communication/ Marketing/ Advertising/ or Business management
    • At least 1 to 2 years of relevant experience working in the NGO sector or in private sector in the same position
    • Must have good interpersonal skills, photography and videography skills
    • Knowledgeable in Photoshop and Indesign
    • Excellent writing and research skills
    • Computer literate

    Payroll and Purchasing Officer

    Location:

    Makati City

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    Deadline of application:

    June 30, 2019

    Overall Objectives:

    In coordination with the HR Department, the Payroll Officer shall be responsible in preparing the Foundation employees’ monthly payroll. The role, in coordination with the Admin Department, shall be responsible in purchasing the needs of the head office and Virlanie Homes.

    Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in any field, preferably in Finance/Accounting/Business Administration
    • Relevant experience in payroll preparation and purchasing processes

    Teacher for Street Program

    Location:

    Makati City

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    Deadline of application:

    June 30, 2019

    Overall Objectives:

    The MU Senior Teacher in responsible in the implementation of the educational sessions under the Streets Program, aiming to foster to the children in streets situation appropriate knowledge, skills and social abilities to enable the optimum development according to age, ability and aptitude.

    This is a fixed-term position (1 year)

    Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary/Secondary Education
    • LET Passer
    • Computer Literate
    • Sensitivity to street children issues

    Social Worker

    Location:

    Makati City

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    Deadline of application:

    June 30, 2019

    Overall Objectives:

    Act as the Case Manager for all the children under the Streets Program, ensuring the child’s total well- being and time-bounded implementation of the child developmental plan in coordination with other programs and external stakeholders.

    Qualifications:

    • Graduate of Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work
    • Licensed Social Worker
    • Background in individual and group behavior as well as family relationships and theory

    Fundraising Manager

    Location:

    Makati City

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    Deadline of application:

    June 30, 2019

    Overall Objective:

    The Fundraising Manager works under the direct supervision of the Executive Director.  He/She pursues the overall objective of primarily developing and ensuring the proper implementation of Virlanie’s Fundraising strategy. He/She will directly supervise the Donor Relations Lead.

    Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing/Business Administration or related field

    • Knowledge of fundraising  management;

    • At least 5 years of relevant experience working in the  NGO sector or in private sector in a position that requires fund raising;

    • Proven fundraising skills in at least 2 of the areas of major donor(individual), foundations, corporations, with the ability to achieve financial targets

    IT Manager

    Location:

    Makati City

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    Deadline of application:

    June 30, 2019

    Overall Objective:

    The IT Manager works under the supervision of the Executive Director.  S/he shall be responsible in the implementation  IT strategies through by managing, researching and implementing technological strategic solutions.  S/he will be responsible in managing the foundation’s hardware, software, computer network, internet and emails,  MIS (netsuite System and Office 365).   This position shall also be responsible in overseeing the data management.

    Qualifications:

    • Bachelor in Computer Science/Technology

    • Relevant experience/knowledge  in IT management (software, hardware, network, internet, email, cctv, MIS/netsuite, Office 365)  

    Special Education Teacher for Jade Home

    Location:

    Dasmariñas, Cavite

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    Deadline of application:

    June 30, 2019

    Overall Objectives:

    The Special Education Teacher is responsible for the addressing the educational needs of our children. The position shall be based in Dasmariñas, Cavite.

    Qualifications:

    • B.S. Education, Major is Special Education

    • Licensed Teacher

    • With relevant experience in teaching students with autism, mental retardation,

    • Speech or language, impairment, learning disabilities

    House Parent

    Location:

    Makati City

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    Deadline of application:

    June 30, 2019

    Overall Objectives:

    House Parent provides parental care and guidance and maintain safe and stimulating environment; nurtures the parenting principles based on children’s developmental milestones in addressing the different needs and behaviors of each child to promote social, emotional, spiritual and academic competence.

    Qualifications:

    • College Level

    • With certificate in caregiving/relevant experience working in a child-caring institution

    • Willing to work beyond normal working hours

    Street Reach-Out Officer

    Location:

    Makati City

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    Deadline of application:

    June 30, 2019

    Overall Objectives:

    The Street Reach-Out  Officer is responsible for reaching out to children, youth and families in street situations and supporting the implementation of Street Case Work.  The position shall be responsible in identifying potential areas for street programs, building contacts in the identified areas, preparing for street programs intervention,   supporting the implementation of street work, and submitting relevant documents related to street outreach program.

    Qualifications:

    • Degree in Social Work or relevant experience in development/community outreach work

    • Background in working with individuals, group and families in street situation

    • Knowledge of psychosocial methods and sources

    • Knowledge of physical and mental illnesses and their effects on personality

       

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    Virlanie Foundation

    Virlanie Foundation is a private, non-profit organization reaching out to street children in the Philippines. Virlanie cares for children in need of special protection—those who are abandoned, abused, exploited, neglected, orphaned, and among the poorest of the poor.

     

    Phone

    8-896-2289

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