Lindi with occasional travelling to Mtwara, Tanzania Three weeks V E T A (Tanzania)
About VSO VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries. Our high-impact approach brings people together to share skills, build capabilities, promote international understanding and action to change lives and make the world a fairer place.
Role overview The ideal person for this position will be working with VETA Lindi and VETA Mtwara to support the EEVT 2 project in ensuring that VETA manages to prepare graduates who are able to translate entrepreneurship ideas into reality in a more innovative and creative ways. She/he will be based in Lindi and work from VETA Lindi & Mtwara and support teachers, VSO and industry links person closely for this role to ensure students and graduates from VETA are motivated for self-employability and the spirit of entrepreneurship.
Skills, qualifications and experience required Bachelor’s degree in Business management or social science, Entrepreneurship, Economics or related is required
Background on training, education or facilitation skills will be the most advantageous factor for this position. ? The ideal applicant should be someone who lives by examples on entrepreneurship. Ability to combine ideas and reality for supporting VETA graduates i.e. putting entrepreneurship theories into practice for self-employability
Allowance and accommodation
All volunteers have an allowance paid in local currency. The allowance meets reasonable living expenses in country, but will not be enough to send money home.
VSO works with some of the poorest communities in the world which means accommodation varies and will be basic.