Vidyodaya provides an unique opportunity for volunteers to be involved with our work here.

Doing What?

Web designer Our website needs to be updated and enhanced from time to time.
Graphic designer – We constantly have books, pamphlets, posters and so on which need someone with imagination and humour
Tech trainer – In a changing world we are looking for someone who can train youth in what the world of tomorrow needs.
Games enthusiast – We work with children and all kids love to play…How does one do this with fun and Life skills…
Finance Managers – We are unable to get charterd accountants to help manage and train our staff in accounting and finance.
Fund raising – We are looking for people who can come up with ideas to improve our funding base, manage the existing funders and train someone to handle this.


In Gudalur, nestled in the beautiful Nilgiri mountains of Tamilnadu, South India.


Who can Volunteer?

Anyone! As long as you love working with children. We hope that you will be:

  • At least 21 years old and a graduate
  • Enthusiastic and willing to learn
  • Passionate about innovative teaching
  • Extremely Fluent in English
  • Self-motivated
  • Flexible and ready to play an active part in the life of the school
  • Good at arts and crafts

For How Long?

Minimum 1 month

What about accommodation and things?

You get a “room with a view” a mere 5 minute walk from the school. A friendly kitchen provides you with healthy South Indian vegetarian food. So you won’t have to cook unless you want to!

Broadband Internet and Phone connections are easily accessible


To find out more, send us an email. Please include some information about yourself, why you want to volunteer with us, and a bit about your experience, skills and qualifications. Feel free to ask any questions you may have.
Write to vbvtgudalur@gmail.com