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Joboffer number #167787

Development Instructor / Volunteer

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Job Description

Hello, we are an organization who offers people to become volunteers in Africa. We have 3 different programs in cooperation with One World University:

  • 18-month "Fighting with The Poor" Activist programme
  • 24-month "Pedagogy & Fighting with The Poor" Development Instructor program
  • 36-month “Bachelor in Pedagogy” incl. a 4-months study travel through Europe and North Africa in own buses
Our schools are situated in Denmark and the Humana projects where you work after the training in Denmark are mainly in Africa. If you are still searching for place to volunteer, please contact me (Puk) for more information


- You are open-minded, flexible and motivated to do something good for others.
- You are interested in helping children and young people with special needs and from various backgrounds.
- You have an eager to learn and gain experiences in new and unfamiliar work situations.
- Furthermore, you are a hardworking person who preferably holds a driving license and has experience from practical work - e.g. gardening, maintenance, craft- or trade-work. One of our schools also has horses, which always need care.
- There are no specific academic requirements - but if you want to enroll for the "Double B Certificate in Pedagogy and Fighting With The Poor", you need to have passed 12 years of school.

Company offers

Theoretical studies during the first year in Denmark are divided into three different periods: 1. Denmark Period 2. Raising Awareness 3. Africa - Project Skills Practical studies and work: The practical studies and work are carried out at the school of accommodation and consist of various tasks such as: teaching, social work, maintenance and promotion work, but also cleaning and dishwashing. Basically the Development Instructor (DI)will be taking part of running the school in all of its aspects together with the staff at the school. The DIs will also take part in organising cultural-, musical- and sportive events, working with maintenance at a building weekends and put up a theatre plays.

In Africa: In the 8-month period as a Development Instructor at a Humana project in Angola, Mozambique, Malawi or Guinea Bissau, the DI will have the possibility to work with people in some of the poorest parts of the world. You will - in a group of three DIs - choose a specific project and will specialize your preparation towards this during the last six months of your stay in Denmark. In Africa you work in your "Trio" closely together with the project leader and is expected to take your part of the responsibility for a successful running of the project.

4 months compiling the results of the development work you have been part of, making a variety of products to bring to the public: books, poetry, films, posters, presentations, exhibitions etc. Getting in contact with people of all ages and walks of life and spreading news and knowledge about the present times.
1 month common conclusion by tallying up the results you have reached, the impact you have made, and how you have developed your leadership skills, communication skills, social skills and the rest.
1 month to prepare your future & Exams in Pedagogy and Fighting with The Poor

- You will be hired as a volunteer by one of our three schools in Denmark - Juelsminde School Center, Bogense Free School or The Small School at Nakkeboelle Fjord. Your volunteer salary will cover pocket money as well as all expenses related to the program. Periods of fund raising are also included in the program. The rest of the money is spent on the studies in Denmark and the flight tickets for Africa, insurance, vaccination etc.
- During the time at the Humana project in Africa you receive food and accommodation and pocket money

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