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Indigenous Education Foundation of Tanzania (IEFT)

Indigenous Education Foundation of Tanzania (IEFT)

Indigenous Education Foundation of Tanzania (IEFT)

IEFT funds and operates the Orkeeswa Secondary School, a tuition free school for needy youth in rural Tanzania. Orkeeswa is breaking academic norms and preparing future leaders who will have the skills and confidence to create change in their communities. Turning the persistent tides of poverty starts with revolutionizing education. IEFT is that revolution.

Volunteer

Location:
Monduli, Arusha District, Tanzania

Posted:
28 Feb 2013

Deadline:
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Teach Mathematics in Northwestern Tanzania

Seeking Math Geek!

Monduli, Arusha District, Tanzania

Applicants are required to hold the relevant Visas/Work Permits

Job Type:
Full-time
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Entrepreneurial Work
Social Impact
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Teach Mathematics in a remote East African village and empower marginalized children with education. Explore Tanzania and experience life in a traditional Maasai community. IEFT has an open position for a volunteer Mathematics teacher starting as soon as possible.

IEFT is a registered non-profit organization that collaborates with rural communities in northern Tanzania to provide quality, affordable secondary education to indigenous children. IEFT operates the Orkeeswa Secondary School which is populated by motivated students and an upbeat and welcoming staff. Come join IEFT's team and make a difference in the lives of children in a remote part of East Africa!

Job Description:

IEFT is looking for an energetic educator to volunteer as a Mathematics teacher at Orkeeswa. As a Mathematics teacher, you must be able to teach Form I through Form III courses.

  • Provided with curriculum and resources, you must be able develop lesson plans, supplements to national curriculum and interactive projects designed to teach Orkeeswa students.
  • The candidate must be capable of initiating after-school projects designed to provide hands-on learning, as well as leading extra-curricular activities.
  • You must be able to work independently and collaborate with a team of international volunteers and local staff.

Qualifications:

IEFT is looking for an energetic educator to volunteer as a Mathematics teacher at Orkeeswa. As a Mathematics teacher, you must be able to teach Form I through Form III courses.

  • Provided with curriculum and resources, you must be able develop lesson plans, supplements to national curriculum and interactive projects designed to teach Orkeeswa students.
  • The candidate must be capable of initiating after-school projects designed to provide hands-on learning, as well as leading extra-curricular activities.
  • You must be able to work independently and collaborate with a team of international volunteers and local staff.

By working together with IEFT staff and volunteers, you will benefit from a real sense of global solidarity, lasting friendships, and the life changing impact of a unique and meaningful experience. You will gain a deeper insight into a different culture and experience things that broaden your perspectives.

Volunteers and staff have the freedom and flexibility to explore some of East Africa's treasures, including safaris on the Serengeti Plain, climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro, hiking the Ngorongoro Crater, or relaxing on the beaches of Zanzibar Island. Experience Tanzania's diverse indigenous cultures and traditions, distinct wildlife and breathtaking scenery!

There is no program fee to volunteer with IEFT, however candidates are required to cover their travel and living expenses. Stipends are available for qualified applicants.


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