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Jobs & Volunteering

Jobs & Volunteering

Job Openings

Tanzania Offices:

English Bridge Teacher (application deadline, 20 September):   The English Bridge program is a seven-week intensive course aimed at Standard 7 graduates to be held at several local schools with English teachers leading conversation and comprehension lessons designed to prepare students to better face the English language challenges they will meet in Form 1, giving them a leg-up for success in secondary school.  English Bridge teachers will be responsible to teach and educate students in the oral and written use of English such that students are prepared to grasp Form 1 content.  Click here for full position description and application details.

Model Schools Director (application deadline, 23 September): The Model Schools Director is responsible for managing all aspects of the Model Schools program. This program currently partners with four rural government primary schools to address various needs, including strategic planning, infrastructure (construction) projects, model farms, teacher professional development, leadership training, and student support (via student clubs, life skills, and career counseling).  Click here for full position description and application details.

USA Office:

No position openings at this time.

 

Volunteering

Project Zawadi occasionally will accept volunteer help, but please note that most of the time this is administrative or computer related tasks in the United States.  We do not currently operate a volunteer program on the ground in Tanzania.  However, if you will be travelling independently to the area and have specialized skills (ie. professional photographer, master tradesman, teacher, etc.) some short term volunteer placements may be possible.

Volunteer support of our information and fundraising initiatives is always welcome - please contact us at info@projectzawadi.org for more information on coordinating an event or engagement for your community.

Some volunteer ideas:

Assist in semi-annual bulk mailings (Saint Paul, MN)

Coordinate an informational or fundraising speaking engagement in your community

Coordinate a fundraising initiative in your community to help sponsor one or more students

Research grants and other funding opportunities applicable to PZ's work