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 page. 


Education Program Manager

We are seeking a passionate Education Program Manager to join our team. This role is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious candidate with experience working in an NGO, preferably in Central or Latin America, to further develop their skills in fast-paced environment. The Education Program Manager will swiftly build a wide base of organisational knowledge and be a key point of contact for management, colleagues and donors, whilst maintaining a varied portfolio of projects and leading a team of four donor relations staff. A passion for providing excellent customer service and the ability to make sound decisions are key assets in this role which combines project management with vital fundraising and donor relations duties.

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Database & Website Coordinator

We are looking for an enthusiastic, tech-savvy team player to join our growing team as a Database & Website Coordinator. This person will be a crucial player in ensuring both internal and external technical web queries, including donations and client data transfer, are efficiently and quickly managed and distributed throughout the organization. In addition, they will be responsible for providing administrative support to the donations team in processing donations and facilitating detailed reports for each department on an ongoing basis.

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Food Security and Community Development Intern

Our Strengthening Communities Program seeks a highly motivated and skilled individual to work with our projects focused on nutrition, food security, and preventative health.

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