KSI Global Ambassador Programme (GAP)

Knightsbridge Schools International is seeking UK school leavers, university students and graduates over the age of 18 for the Global Ambassador Programme (GAP).  Students will spend 3-10 months at one of KSI’s international schools in Colombia, Panama or Montenegro. 

Volunteer Global Ambassador Programme (3 months) - Colombia or Panama

What can you expect?

  • Living with a local family in a private room
  • Learning another language and being immersed in the local culture
  • Working at an international private IB school
  • Taking part in activities including: mentoring students, supporting with English lessons, extracurricular activities and participating in school events
  • Making a positive difference in the school community and introducing new projects
  • Helping to plan daily and long-range lessons and classroom activities
  • Assisting classroom teachers in performing specific duties or undertaking specialised tasks

When does the programme start?

The Volunteer Global Ambassador Programme in Bogota and Panama runs throughout the year and intakes are typically in January and September. Dates are flexible so we try our best to accommodate students needs.

Who is eligible to apply?

We welcome school leavers, university students and graduates to apply. Applicants must be fluent in English and have an interest in working with children.

What do former students say?


“This experience was one I’ll never forget.  My Spanish has greatly improved and I loved volunteering at the school.  I gained so much from this programme and would recommend this to others.”

– Xavier Hanbury, KSI Montenegro GAPS

“The family that I stayed with looked after me extremely well.  They treated me like another daughter and took me on trips to visit their family, as well as other places.  It was helpful that they have a daughter who I became very good friends with.  All the members of staff, administration and teaching, were extremely welcoming.  I have had such an incredible GAPS experience and hope I have been a helpful contribution to the school community.” 

– Lily Squires, KSI Bogota GAPS

“My home-stay family were very welcoming.  They made me feel at home and took care of all my needs.  I have interacted with people from another culture, learnt how to handle potentially challenging situations and improved my language skills! Take advantage of the opportunity!” 

– Taveena Atsu, KSI Bogota GAPS

Watch our Testimonial Video!

Apply Now! 

To apply for KSI GAPS, email us with a copy of your CV and cover letter detailing your availability, the programme you are interested in, your relevant skills and location you are interested in applying to.

For more information contact gaps@knightsbridgeschools.com or call +44 (0)203 176 5200.


Volunteer GAPS Brochure - Panama, Colombia

Volunteer GAPS Job Description - Panama, Colombia