Development-Together-business-uganada

Education, Health, Computer/IT, Business Placement

  • Who: Work closely with a local not-for-profit organisation empowering and equipping local teachers, leaders and villages in a rural location.
  • What: Health – Share knowledge, deliver training and development, and up-skill local staff, villagers, teachers on topics such as: menstruation, sexual and reproductive health, family planning, infant and child nutrition, positive parenting practices and child protection issues. Education – Work alongside local teachers to deliver material and develop curriculum, whilst contributing to capacity development of local staff. Computer/IT/Business – work with local staff, micro-economic self help groups, and secondary high school children to enhance their education and technical office skills.
  • Where: Busia, Eastern Uganda
  • When:
    • 2019/2020
      • 6th December 2019 to 4th January 2020 (1 month)
      • 6th December 2019 to 1st February 2020 (2 months)
      • Students may accrue between 16- to 320 Professional Practicum/Work Experience Hours
      • Applications are now open for our December/January/February placement 
  • Duration: 1-2 months
  • Suitable for: Health Promotion, Nursing, Midwifery, Nutrition and Dietetics, Public Health, Sexology, Social Work, Child Development, Education/teaching (Early childhood, Primary or Secondary), Business, Commerce, IT, Computing. Open to university and college students who must have completed at least their 1st year of study by the start date of the placement. Also open to Professionals.
  • Group size: Max. 12 participants
  • Placement Fees:
    • 2019/2020:
      • 1 month: $3453 USD
      • 2 months: $4244 USD
      • Click on “More Info” to see inclusions
  • Applications Close:
    • 11 October 2019 (8 weeks prior to departure) – unless booked out prior to this date
    • You must have a valid passport at time of application (to allow sufficient time for visa processing)