Project Director

Support Health in Kampala, Central Region, Uganda


Skills: 
Nonprofit Operations
Can Start: 
as soon as possible
Can Stay: 
3½ months to 18¼ months
Must Speak: 
English
Benefits: 
Accommodations, Learning Opportunity, Meal Stipend

this is a serious position for a responsible leader to help advance the important cause of care for the disabled

Opportunity Details


PROJECT DESCRIPTION AND IMPACT

A volunteer required to take on the role of Project Director who alongside with the Board and Executive committee will help provide managerial and leadership support at the Kitega Centre. This is an exciting role and offers the volunteer a chance to work with a growing charity in sub - Saharan Africa, offering skills and expertise that will contribute to its growth and service delivery. Your work will contribute in building institutional capacity and strengthening the centre management. The volunteer will serve a full time management position overseeing operations, monitoring and evaluation of all centre activities. Kitega Community Centre is a Christian Founded entity; however we serve and involve all people without prejudice. Based in Uganda. Willing to commit atleast 6 months.

DELIVERABLES

Kitega Community Centre in Uganda works to empower disabled and disadvantaged children, to advocate for disability rights, and to foster community-owned development. Their five-year plan (2013-2017) is to provide education and vocational skills to 100 disabled children and 100 orphans and to expand credit and entrepreneurial training to 600 families. KCC works with local communities and addresses key areas such as disability, women empowerment, poverty eradication and community capacity building. Required to take on the role of Project Director who alongside with the Board and Executive committee will help provide managerial and leadership support at the Kitega Centre.

This is an exciting role and offers the volunteer a chance to work with a growing charity in sub-saharan Africa, offering skills and expertise that will contribute to its growth and service delivery. Your work will contribute in building institutional capacity and strengthening the centre management. The volunteer will serve a full time management position overseeing operations, monitoring and evaluation of all centre activities. Kitega Community Centre is a Christian Founded entity, however we serve and involve all people without prejudice.

NEEDED SKILLS:

  • Nonprofit Operations

ADDITIONAL USEFUL SKILLS:

  • sociable
  • good trainer
  • transfer of knowledge

NEEDED LANGUAGES:

  • English

We Provide These Local Benefits


ACCOMMODATION

Volunteer will stay at the Kitega Centre Shalom house, this houses international volunteers at the centre.

FOOD STIPEND

To be determined with the selected candidate

LEARNING OPPORTUNITY

This is an exciting role and offers the volunteer a chance to work with a growing charity in sub-Saharan Africa, offering skills and expertise that will contribute to its growth and service delivery.

ADDITIONAL BENEFITS

Cultural exchange and language lessons

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Organization


Industry: Global Development, Non-Profit

Mission: Health

Size: Medium sized organization: 25 - 100 persons

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