Work with us

The Mayan Families staff is primarily made up of indigenous Guatemalans from this area who otherwise might not have a chance for a stable job; however, we are always looking for passionate, skilled foreign workers as well to join us in Panajachel for life-changing work opportunities. Check out our recent job openings and see if you or someone you know might fit the bill! Note that the requirements vary by position, but will generally include proficiency in Spanish and a longer-term time commitment. 

For an up-to-date listing of all available jobs and internships please visit our idealist.org page. 

Jobs

Content Creator

The Communications Team publicizes the work and mission of Mayan Families to a (mostly) English-speaking external audience via digital mediums including social media, email marketing, multimedia, and web. This position requires high levels of creativity and organization, with opportunities for learning in a cross-cultural, dynamic setting. The ideal will love ideating as much as executing and being part of a collaborative environment.

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Human Resources Manager 

The Human Resources Manager oversees the coordination and administration of all aspects of HR functions including strategic staffing plans, compensation, benefits, training and development, performance management, and labor relations. This position reports to the Mayan Families Executive Director.

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Medical Program Manager

The Medical Program aims to provide primary health care to the clients we serve. To support our ongoing efforts we are seeking a Medical Manager to join our growing team.

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Medical Program Coordinator

The Medical Program aims to provide primary health care to the clients we serve.  To support our ongoing efforts we are seeking a Medical Program Coordinator to help drive our program forward.

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Nutrition, Food Security & Community Development Coordinator

The Community Development Program Coordinator will support the Strengthening Communities (SC) Program to develop, implement, and evaluate diverse initiatives for the health and food security of indigenous communities in the rural highlands of Guatemala. We are seeking a highly motivated, skilled individual who is committed to sustainable change and social justice for indigenous populations. A strong candidate will be adaptable, flexible, and skilled at establishing strong relationships in a multicultural work environment.

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Education Program Coordinator

We are looking for a well-organised, enthusiastic individual with excellent communication skills and attention to detail to support administrative procedures and donor relations within the Mayan Families education program. The Education Program Coordinator will report to the Education Program Manager and will work closely with the education team in order to ensure the smooth-running of our school sponsorship program, and excellent communications with all of our donors and sponsors.

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Volunteer Program Coordinator

We are looking for a highly energetic and organized person with a passion for Guatemalan culture to join a growing team as the Volunteer Program Coordinator, managing these programs as well as a 3-person department team.

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Shelter Program Case Coordinator

The Mayan Families Shelter Program was established to improve the living standards of low-income families living in the highlands of Guatemala. We are currently seeking a qualified individual for the role of Shelter Program Case Coordinator to oversee the organization and administration of day-to-day operations for this growing arm of our organization.

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Mayan Families is an accredited 501(c)(3) non-governmental organization.

 

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