1. Entrepreneurship Local Adviser; 


Lindi with occasional travelling to Mtwara, Tanzania
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V E T A (Tanzania)

About VSO
VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries. Our high-impact approach brings people together to share skills, build capabilities, promote international understanding and action to change lives and make the world a fairer place.

Role overview
The ideal person for this position will be working with VETA Lindi and VETA Mtwara to support the EEVT 2 project in ensuring that VETA manages to prepare graduates who are able to translate entrepreneurship ideas into reality in a more innovative and creative ways. She/he will be based in Lindi and work from VETA Lindi & Mtwara and support teachers, VSO and industry links person closely for this role to ensure students and graduates from VETA are motivated for self-employability and the spirit of entrepreneurship.

Skills, qualifications and experience required
Bachelor’s degree in Business management or social science, Entrepreneurship, Economics or related is required

Background on training, education or facilitation skills will be the most advantageous factor for this position.
- The ideal applicant should be someone who lives by examples on entrepreneurship. Ability to combine ideas and reality for supporting VETA graduates i.e. putting entrepreneurship theories into practice for self-employability

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
08 Oct 2016
TO APPLY CLICK HERE
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2. Motor Vehicle Mechanics Adviser

Mtwara and Lindi, Tanzania

V E T A (Tanzania)

About VSO
VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries. Our high-impact approach brings people together to share skills, build capabilities, promote international understanding and action to change lives and make the world a fairer place.

Role overview
The Volunteer will work collaboratively with teachers under the motor vehicle mechanics workshop within VETA (Vocational Education and Training Authority) in Mtwara and Lindi to improve the standards of the motor vehicle workshop. She/he will also support other advisors within the project on delivery of project objectives.

Skills, qualifications and experience required
Professional qualifications and experience:
Essential
-Degree and/ Diploma in Vocational training or QTS certification with particular experience in motor vehicle mechanics.
- Have at least two years experience in vocational training
- Experience in repair and maintenance of both light and heavy vehicles with use of diagnostic digital system to detect faults.

Desirable
- Good organizational and interpersonal skills
- Experience of working in a developing country.
-Experience in working with poor communities and community institution.

Preference is given to an applicant with background on industrial complex and vocational training experience. Also education background on international qualifications like City and Guilds or any other recognized will highly be considered.

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
01 Nov 2016
TO APPLY CLICK HERE

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Electrical Installation and Maintenance Adviser; EEVT2     Volunteer Job

Lindi with occasional travelling to Mtwara, Tanzania
12 Months (subject to extension based on the extension of the project)
V E T A (Tanzania)

About VSO
VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries. Our high-impact approach brings people together to share skills, build capabilities, promote international understanding and action to change lives and make the world a fairer place.

Role overview
The ideal person for this position will work collaboratively with Vocational Education and Training Authority (VETA) teacher within electrical workshop by providing advice, coaching and where possible support other workshops in electrical related operations. He/she will provide inputs to VETA management and VSO on the best way to improve the workshop up to the standards desired/required by gas industry.

Skills, qualifications and experience required
Professional qualifications and experience:
Essential
- University degree in Electrical Engineering or Diploma in Vocational training or QTS certification with particular experience in Electrification, plant maintenance and installation
-Have at least three years in maintenance department of a factory or an establishment such as a hospital, public utility company or office building.
- Have at least two years experience in the practical vocational training
-Experience in management information systems

Desirable:
- Good organizational and interpersonal skills
- Experience of working in a developing country.
-Experience in working with poor communities and community institution

Preference is given to those applicants with background on vocational/ complex industry experience

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 Oct 2016

TO APPLY CLICK HERE

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