Computer / IT Expert to support a community in Namibia.

Support Education in Ondangwa / Ongula Ya Netanga, Namibia


Skills: 
Communications, IT, Teaching, Technology
Can Start: 
as soon as possible
Can Stay: 
2 weeks to 6 weeks
Must Speak: 
English
Benefits: 
Accommodations, Learning Opportunity, Meal Stipend, Good For Groups

We think this is an exciting project for the experienced IT professional to support education in Ondangwa, Namibia in exchange for housing and food.

Opportunity Details


PROJECT DESCRIPTION AND IMPACT

Our organization has been in existence since 2012 and started its social engagement in 2015 in order to organize volunteers to teach English and Mathematics in local schools and support local children and youth at the community center.

This is an opportunity for you to share your skills by teaching basic computer literacy and Information & Communication Technology (ICT).

DELIVERABLES

Provide computer classes for local teachers.

Design and teach daily lessons at our community centre school program. 

Encourage local children and young adults on skills in computer and technology.

Assignments such as essay writing, internet research and media presentations will be done on local topics in Namibian and African history. The ultimate goal is to impact necessary skills in technology and critical thinking to advance today's youth in their future educational and career pursuits.

 

Great for people with IT skills!
Interested but not the right length? Like this organization and have an idea how your skills can help? Message us 
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NEEDED SKILLS:

  • Communications
  • IT
  • Teaching
  • Technology

NEEDED LANGUAGES:

  • English

We Provide These Local Benefits


ACCOMMODATION

We offer basic furnished Mongolian yurts situated at the campsite area of the lodge. The accommodation is on a secure property, comfortable and spacious to call home while on your project. All bedding and towels are provided. Experteers may share a yurt with 1-3 other colleagues as one yurt caters for four. Bathrooms are communal with cold water only. Wifi is free available at the lodge.

 

We normally charge a fee for these accommodations, but for Experteers, they will be free. 

FOOD STIPEND

We offer three meals a day.

Breakfast: Toast, spread, jam, eggs, tea and coffee.

Lunch: Local cuisine.

Dinner: Local and european cuisine.

LEARNING OPPORTUNITY

You will learn about the Ovambo culture with all its traditions and practices. Get involved in a community at a rural area and their way of life. 

ADDITIONAL BENEFITS

Opportunities to travel before and after your stay at the project. Namibia is a country of diversity with its landscapes, wildlife, languages and ethnic groups. Weekends are at own disposal and can be used for local trips and cultural experiences. You will develop valuable human skills and walk away with life changing experiences and many beautiful memories.

Questions & Answers About this Opportunity


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Organization


Industry: Education

Mission: Education

Size: Startup: 2 - 5 persons

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