Job Title: Volunteers
Organization: VSO Uganda
VSO Uganda Jobs: Are you a Ugandan aged 18 – 30? Are you interested in contributing to building resilient livelihoods for fellow youth and raising awareness about Sustainable Development? Are you committed to the principle of volunteering to support community development? Do you have a minimum of A’ Levels qualification? Are you fully available between May to December 2019?
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. We believe that it is only if people step forward either as local, national or global citizens that sustainable change can happen by‘ enabling people andin turn their communities to play a more active role in development.
Volunteering provides the means through which the essential pre conditions for sustainable change:- ownership, participation, empowerment and inclusion can be realized. Hence, VSO promotes volunteering as a powen‘ul and practical approach to tackle poverty and inequality. VSO Uganda is implementing the international Citizen Service programme (ICS) in three Districts; Hoima, Lira and Kitgum. Through working with VSO partners in these Districts, the programme will directly contribute to building skills and increasing employability for young people. Through experience, we know that youth work very well as peers that is why we are seeking for enthusias- tic young people ready to challenge themselves to cause about change in the Districts above.
How to Apply:
For more information, visit our offices to access application forms.
Note that we will accept both hard and soft copy applications and due to the large volume of applications we receive, only selected candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Send your Application form accompanied with all the relevant documentation to firstname.lastname@example.org or drop it at any VSO office at the location below;
VSO Kampala Office; House O3, Plot 2727
Muyenga Tank Hill Road Kampala, Tel: 0782 862 572
Gulu Field Office, Plot Oguti Deogratius, Road, Laroo division
Gulu Municipality, Tel: 07725 086 667
Hoima Field Office, Plot 1, Tayali Drive
Kijungu Hoima., Tel: 0782 837 431
Plot 13, Lorlka Link Rd, Doctors Village, Nonh
Division, Moroto Municipality, Tel: 0772 87 80 63
Deadline: 7th January 2019