AllยปUganda-Kawempe Youth Centre

Uganda-Kawempe Youth Centre

Project Name:Kawempe Youth Centre
Short Description:Volunteer teachers in primary schools in Uganda
Date Posted:07/06/2011
Country:Uganda
Address:P.O Box 34004
kampala-Uganda
Commitment:About 3 months
Type Of Work:Teaching
Required Skills:Description of teaching positions
The positions available offer a unique opportunity for college students and adults interested in education or teaching in Ugandan schools. Over the course of stay, Volunteers work directly with primary school pupils under the supervision of class teachers and in close coordination with the implementing organization. They may assist in teaching core classes as well as take on the responsibility of leading and assisting in activities during their volunteer period.

A knowledge of the english language is essential for this placement.
Costs:Less than 500 USD / month
Contact Person:Timothy Walsh
Email: (Note: email address is tripple protected from spammers.)
Website: http://www.kawempeyouthcentre.org
Phone:+256 (0) 783 682 400
Full Description:Volunteers work on lesson plans as well as assisting in afternoon activities. Placements through KYC are offered at no cost. However, volunteers are encouraged to fund raise so as to contribute funds to either an on-going project at the Centre.
Additional Info:Accommodation ranges from rooms in host families homes to self-rented apartments within the project community. This comes with the added advantage of getting to live within the community and learning about local cultural practices.
Advance notice is needed to enable KYC organize a home-stay accommodation for the volunteers.