Mercy Ships | Africa

An adventure of a lifetime.

Here's your chance to be part of something amazing and make the world of difference!

You could teach the crew children on board one of our surgery ships Africa Mercy or Global Mercy.  The Mercy Ships Academy is an accredited international Christian school that serves preschool, primary and high school children on each Mercy Ship, with small class sizes and big life experiences.  We're looking for all types of volunteer teachers to make it possible for our crew families to serve Africa's poor.

We are currently recruiting teachers for two-year postings across all disciplines and grades.  See what exciting opportunities may exist for you at  Mercy Ships - Teachers all at Sea.

For these roles, you will need:

  • to be a practicing Christian

  • Bachelor Degree in Education from an accredited college or university

  • Two years' classroom teaching experience

  • Current teaching certificate

  • Successful completion of the Child Safety Screening Process, which includes background / criminal records check

  • A working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications is required.  Possess aptitude for learning new computer applications.

  • Completion of Mercy Ships one-month On Boarding program will be required at the beginning of your service.

If you have any questions or would like support for your application, please do not hesitate to contact:
Fiona Hunt-Baker |  0800 637 297 |  |