Computer Training Teacher

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founded in 1990
MACERUDET Uganda Volunteers
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Coordinator | Mulindwa
Coordinator | Mulindwa
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High­lights

Experience the Ugandan way of life and enjoy evening country walks through our typical rural based communities.
Gain Ugandan fluency by living with a host family and sharing daily life with the local communities.
Become more passionate about your major and propel your career with international experience.
Make memories you will never forget during weekend excursions and tours with your fellow participants seeing our abundant natural resources and tourist attractions in the pearl of Africa Uganda.
Visit our social cultural tourist attractions in the Buganda kingdom like the kasubi tombs,the man made Kabaka lake and our Ugandan museum
The volunteer trainer will be responsible to train teachers ,community and students at MMANZE COMUNITY SECONDARY SCHOOL in computer application,usage and management . This volunteer program is especially suitable for:
Age 18+
Singles
Couples
Families
Groups
50+
Wheel Chairs

The program is important because it is aimed at equipping the teachers,the students and the entire community in community management,usage and application.The social issues that we are facing are :Lack information flow towards our people due to lack of skills to use to the computer effectively and efficiently.We are trying to solve the problem by training the students,teachers and the entire community in computer management,usage and application now that we are in the digital era.The program is about training the students,teachers and the community in computer management,usage and application so that they can use the acquired to improve their standards and conditions of living.The main role of the volunteer will be to organize lessons for the teachers,students and the entire community in in computer management,usage and application.The area where we live is a typical rural based area with the community members depending on subsistence peasant farming and many people in the area are computer illiterate.The volunteers will be living with host families to enable them learn our social cultural beliefs and practices.We expect the volunteers to share with us the skills of of using computers effectively and efficiently.Volunteers expect to learn from us our social cultural beliefs and practices.Still ,they can also learn our local language called luganda.Volunteers can bring equipments like laptops ,computers and other training materials like projectors which they can use to train our people.

Typical day

Our day normally starts with breakfast from 08:00-09:00.We walk to the school for a about ten minutes.At school,we work from 09:00- 11:30.Then we have a break of 30 minutes.At 12:00 we go back for lessons until 13:00 we have lunch from 13:00-14:00.At 14:00 we go for afternoon lessons until 16:00.From 16:00- 17:00 we go for sports and at 17:00 the day is normally over and go back home.From 18:00 -20:00 it’s normally leisure time for the volunteers.From 20:00-22:00 it’s is dinner time.This is always the days program from Monday to Friday when we have lessons.Weekends and public holidays are free days for volunteers to go for tours and also for any possible visits.

Free-time activities

Volunteers can be engaged in the following activities during their free time : Going for a walk through our communities to see different types of nature like the high rocks at KUNGU ROCK. They can go for sports like football during evenings They can go for tours in our tourists attractions the Kasubi traditional tombs . They can go to our source of the Nile at Jinja. They can go to Mabira natural forests to see the different nature there. They can go to our wild life centre at Entebbe zoo. They can go to our national game parks like Queen Elizabeth national park,Kidepo national park,Bwindi Impenetratable forest,The Sippi falls,BUJAGAALI falls,the Kikagata hot springs,The Rwenzori mountain for mountain climbing ,The mountains of the moon. Volunteers can also for concerts and music shows in different recreation centres. They can go to Ssese islands to watch the different nature in the islands. They can go to our museum to see our reserved past activities. All the above activities can be done either in the evenings after work ,on weekends and during the official public holidyas in the country.

Concert/
Music
Shopping/
Souvenirs
Museum/
Opera
Sports
Yoga/
Meditation

Require­ments

In order to join the program you need to be at least 18 years old on the program start date. There might be exemptions if you can provide the permission of your legal guardian(s) or if your are accompanied by your parents.
Language Skills
You need to speak English (basic level)
Education Requirements
Information ,Communication Technology (ICT) at We require at least a basic education level equivalent secondary ordinary level . level
Required Documents
CV and IMMUNIZATION CERTIFICATE motivation letter and current photo
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Other Skills
Volunteers do not need prior experience, or technical skills but skilled workers are very welcome. . Enthusiasm, commitment ,dedication and a good sense of humor and helping spirit are required.what matters most is the willingness to serve and share with others.

Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 09:00 - 16:00

What's Included

Services by MACERUDET Uganda Volunteers

Program fees is used for airport pickup,drop back  feeding and accommodation.50% of the fees goes towards the buying of scholastic materials like books and pens, school bags and shoes,school uniform for the socially and economically needy children and orphans.

Airport Pickup at Entebbe International Airport

Volunteers are picked up from the airport on their arrival.However,we need to know the arrival time ,dates and plane details.We request volunteers to send us a copy of their passport and photo so that we can identify them easily on arrival.Late arrival for the volunteers,we advise them to stay in a hotel or guest house at their expense to avoid any inconveniences on the road at night.The distance from the airport is about 40 miles and it normally takes about two hours driving on the road towards the project area.

Accommodation

The rooms are single ,double and can even be shared by more than two people at a go.The urinals and bathe rooms are out side the rooms.We have electricity power and use solar power system to give us light .The latrines are also outside the living rooms but very near .Water is received from our rain water harvesting tank.The volunteers can take a bathe at any time of the day and are free to use cold or hot water served by the administrator.

Guest Family Bedroom (Single) Youth Hostel
Food & Beverages

We provide our local foods and drinks starting from 8.30 am to 9.00 am for break fast,11.00 am for break tea or coffee,1. 00 pm to 2.00 pm lunch ,5.00 pm evening tea and dinner is served between 8.30 to 9.00 pm.We serve and prepare mainly our african foods and vegetables that has been grown by the local community using organic farming methods.We also have and serve a variety of fruits that are also grown naturally and organically.There is also room to serve those who enjoy meat,pork,mutton,goat.

Internet Access
Good access at the project site
What's NOT included?
Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees.
Flight Tickets
The nearest airport is Entebbe International Airport (EBB) in Entebbe. We assist you to find cheap flights to Uganda.
Travel Insurance
Going abroad is an adventure and it is always best to be prepared. Sudden illness or injury, cancellation or theft - a travel insurance for Uganda provides security and is a plus to have.
Vaccines
If you are intending to volunteer in Uganda you should seek medical advice before starting your social journey. Check your required vaccinations for Uganda.

Dates & Fees

NO CREDIT CARD FEES

Details on arrival

There is no specific dates of arrival.Volunteers are free to come whenever they are willing and interested in coming.

This program is paused due to COVID-19

Availability
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Duration
3 - 5 weeks

Program fees

Costs: Prices in USD
3 weeks (min. stay)
$750
4 weeks
$1,000
5 weeks (max. stay)
$1,250
Average fees
$250 /week

Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated. MACERUDET Uganda Volunteers will let you know about the final price during your application process.
Deposit (15%)
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Final Payment (85%)
Your final payment will be agreed with MACERUDET Uganda Volunteers during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or a cash payment at the project site.

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Computer Training Teacher

The volunteer trainer will be responsible to train teachers ,community and students at MMANZE COMUNITY SECONDARY SCHOOL in computer application,usage and management .

$250/week

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