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Think Pacific

The aim of Think Pacific's university project is to provide current students, graduates and university staff with the opportunity to use their skills and experience to support Fijian children and teenagers living in the poorest areas of Fiji.

Volunteer role(s):

  • Engaging in the kindergarten curriculum and leading kindergarten sessions
  • Planning and delivering tailored teaching programs in rural primary schools
  • Offer one on one or small group additional help to primary school pupils
  • Deliver sports and youth projects
  • Creating PE lessons, develop netball & rugby coaching
  • Introduce new sports and games
  • Lead youth initiatives such as art, drama, dance, public speaking as part of the ‘House Cup’

Project location: Fiji

Project dates: June 2017 (4 weeks)

Team size: 20

Cost: from £2,200 (every first time volunteer will get £250 off this price)

Fundraising: In addition to the fees each volunteer has to raise a minimum of £400 which will be donated to Think Pacific activities both within the community you visit but elsewhere in Fiji.

Information sessions:

  • 4th October, 5-6pm James Graham LTC, Headingley Campus
  • 27th October, 5-6pm Calverley 104, City Campus

Application deadline: 4th November

Selection event: 21st November, 4pm, Headingley Campus


Apply now

Click here to apply and follow our step by step guide to applying through InPlace below.

Step by Step guide PDF

Fiji 2017 Volunteer Information DOCX

Application problems

Having problems accessing InPlace? Please email us on or ring 0113 8129295 with your name and student ID number. We will have a look at the system and help you with the application process. Thank you