Do you aim to work in the field of international cooperation? HOOPERU is seeking a social work assistant! Give your contribute to their overseas programs and help families who live in extremely poor conditions.


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Organization: HOOPERU was founded in 2012 as a registered Peruvian non-profit organisation working in partnership with the community to create a lasting impact by providing free education, social and health programs. HOOPERU works closely with Flora Tristán English School since 2008 with the aim to offer a popular service in the community and had a steady intake of children. Although HOOPERU is a small organization it continues to grow ever since and provide a great help to families who live in extremely poor conditions by organizing after-school program, saturday club, workshops per week about health, women’s empowerment, community development, and accessing employment. On top of this, they offer free psychological counselling and social services to individuals in need of extra support, and it works with local and international health professionals to deliver free health services and check-ups


Duty Station: Perù


Open to: Candidates interested in volunteering abroad


Timeframe: The start date is February 2017, from Monday to Friday, six hours per day for six months


Deadline: Not mentioned


Job Description: As HOOP’s Social Work Assistant, successful candidate will form a key part of HOOP’s Social Work team. He/She will be involved in managing and assisting in HOOP’s wide-ranging social services in the community such as:

- research activities, plan and attend community workshops

- attend home visits with the Social Worker

- create and implement community surveys

- analyze and evaluate survey data, and write up social reports

- assist the Social Worker by giving constructive feedback and ideas on HOOP’s Social Work programs


Qualification: Applicants should have the following qualifications:

- a qualification in social work (or working towards it) required

- experience working with vulnerable people

- fluent or intermediate Spanish speaker

- fluent in English

- good data analysis and statistical skills, and good knowledge of basic data analysis tools such as Microsoft Excel

- enjoy working both in the field as well as in the office

- be a reliable and punctual member of the team

- be empathetic and culturally sensitive


Wage/Fees: Remuneration is not provided / Interns and volunteers must pay a one-off admin fee of $250


Application process: Candidates must send their cv and a cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Useful Links:

Link at the call

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Contact information:

HOOP Office, Quinta Gamero B-2, Cayma,

Arequipa, Peru

Flora Tristan English School,

Flora Tristan, Villa Fontana,

Arequipa, Peru

Edited by Marta Della Monaca

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Do you know how many great opportunities Facebook affers to careers development? Explore 2017 Fellowship Programme


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Organization: Facebook was conceived from few college mates to keep in touch after graduation. It evolved since becomimg one of the largest social networks in the world. On February 4th 2004, It was launched by its founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, along with fellow Harvard College students and roommates, Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz, and Chris Hughes Facebook is a vast, sprawling network and you can make whatever you want of it. Nowadeay Facebbok is widely diffused and  changed communications methods and tools


Duty Station: not specified


Open to:  university Students both from USA and international


Timeframe: not specified


Deadline: February 28, 2017 at 6pm PST


Job description: The Emerging Scholar Award is part of Facebook’s ongoing commitment to identifying promising doctoral students and supporting them and their research throughout their careers. The Award is designed to specifically support talented students from underrepresented minority groups and encourage them to continue their PhD studies, pursue innovative research, and engage with the broader research community


Qualifications: The candidate must be currently enrolled in first or second year of a PhD program to apply. Your PhD must be in this or related areas:

- computer science

- computer engineering

- electrical engineering

- system architecture

For the purpose of the Emerging Scholar award, underrepresented minority group is considered to include persons from selected target groups:

- black or African American, person having origins in any Black racial groups of Africa

- hispanic or Latino, person of Cuban, Mexican, Puerto Rican, South American, Central American, Caribbean, or other Spanish culture origin, regardless of race

- native American or Alaskan Native, person having origins in any of the original peoples of North, Central, or South America and who maintains tribal affiliation or community attachment

- native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, person having origins in the original peoples of Hawaii, Guam, Samoa or other Pacific Islands



- payment of tuition and fees for two academic years

- $37,000 annual stipend

- up to $5,000 towards conference travel funds


 Application process: All applicants will need to use their Facebook account to apply. You can apply online here. You can know all the information about the application here


Application Materials:

- research Statement: 1-2 page research summary

- resume or CV with email, phone and mailing address, along with applicable coursework noted

- two letters of recommendation (Please provide reference email addresses): Advisor and one - professional reference (can be from academia or industry)


Useful links: Open Call Facebook


Contact information:

You can email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any additional questions you may have


The editorial staff of is not responsible nor liable for the reliability of the information contained in this article. If you want any further information concerning this vacancy, please contact the proposing organization.

Edited by Marta Simoncini

Published in Education

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