VSO Training Advisor - Carpentry, Joinery and site Construction

Organization: Voluntary Service Overseas
Country: United Republic of Tanzania
Closing date: 31 Mar 2018

Role overview

When you have a passion of sharing your knowledge in teaching as well as carpentry and construction in an international setting, this is your job! With your contribution, the level of education in this area of Tanzania can be brought to a higher level. In this role, you will work collaboratively with carpentry teachers within VETA (the Vocational Education and Training Authority) in Lindi and occasionally travel to Mtwara. The purpose of this role is to improve the standards of carpentry education and workshops to meet IVQ (International Vocational Quality) standards. She or he will also support other advisors within the project to work together as a team to deliver the objectives of the project. Moreover, she or he will dedicate time to help and instruct teachers. The purpose of these instructions is to achieve that teachers learn more on how to maintain tools, link carpentry and construction as well as designs of different structures.

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.

How to apply

If you're interested in applying for this role, please download the job description to read more details about the position and the skills and experience we're looking for. To submit your application, click on 'Apply now' and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.

Application closing date: 31 Mar 2018

Interview/Assessment date(s): To be confirmed

Start date: 15/3/2018

How to apply:

Please follow this link to apply: http://www.aplitrak.com/?adid=bnNocml2YXN0YXZhLjc1NjM4LjM4MzBAdnNvLmFwbGl0cmFrLmNvbQ