Mkombozi Vocational Training Centre

 

Project Summary

Mkombozi Vocational Training Centre was established by Mrs Asha Mshana in 1999. Mkombozi Vocational Training Centre welcomes about 33 adult students aged 16-22 years old. The Vocational Training Centre offers tailoring course and Hotel and Management course. The centre has access to water and electricity.

Activities

As a volunteer you will be expected to teach English, French, German, IT, business and management and cooking. The centre is also looking for volunteers willing to help for office work (proposal writing for example), or to teach students life skills (HIV/AIDS awareness…).

Schedule

You will be expected to volunteer from 8am to 3pm, Monday to Friday. Lunch is usually provided on site. The centre is closed for holidays, for one month from the 15/12 to 15/01.

Getting There

This project is located about 45 minutes walk from the volunteer house.

Number of Volunteers

Typically 1-2 volunteers are placed at this project. Volunteers who can stay for at least a month will be placed in priority.

Resources & Additional Needs

Mkombozi Vocational Training Centre has some sewing machines and computers but lacks books. Any materials (especially tourism/management books) that you can bring with you is greatly appreciated

Children with Disabilities Class

Project Summary

Art in Tanzania is assisting in the children with disabilities school classroom activities. More than 10% of the Tanzanian people live with some type of disability. Less than 3% of then can reach the basic education.

Activities

You assist in the classrooms, special add on study subjects, develop sport activities and similar for the students.

Schedule

This is an on-going program and you can participate at any time. It is also a program you can have as add on task along education and other placements.

Getting There

Program takes place around Moshi Municipality. Walking distance or local bus.

Number of Volunteers

No limitation.

Resources & Additional Needs

No special requirements.


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