Construction of a Swimming Pool

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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 walks everyday
Gain Ugandan fluency by living with a host family and daily life with locals
Become more passionate about your major and propel your career with international experience
Make memories you will never forget during weekend excursions with your fellow participants
Visit different cultural sites,natural wildlife centers and different tourists attractions during your free time
The program needs potential people that maybe willing to work with us to construct the swimming pool in our area.We shall need multiple people to work with to construct. This volunteer program is especially suitable for:
Age 18+
Singles
Couples
Families
Groups
50+

Volunteers will be working with the local community to dig the proposed swimming pools manually using locally available tools like the hand hoe, spade. Volunteers can also contribute towards the buying of the construction materials of the pool,connection channels, train the community in pool management should they have any experience and expertise in the swimming pool project. 

Still they can also participate in connecting the inlets and outlets of the water channels from the pool and out of the pool.In addition they will also train the community members on how to effectively manage the pool effectively and sustainably.In addition they will train the community on how to raise funds from the project in addition to maintaining the project .Volunteers will train the young ones on how to use it.

Typical day

The typical days work starts with break fast at 08:00-09:00 am.

From 09:00 to 11:00 is working hours.

11:00-11:30 Am is break time.

From 11:30 to 13:00 is working time.

13:00-14:00 hours is lunch time.

From 14:00-16:00 is working hours.

From 16:00-18:00 is leisure time

From 18:00 to 20:00 is bathing time and from 20:00-22:00 is dinner time.

Free-time activities

Volunteers are free to go for different tours on weekends and other public holidays within the country and also public days in their country of origin. 

Safari/
Zoo
Museum/
Opera
Sports

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
Construction but what matters most is the willingness to work and share with others at High school level level
Required Documents
Cv, photo, motivation letter and certificate of vaccination against covid 19
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Other Skills
Swimming pool construction and management skills.
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 08:30 - 16:00

What's Included

Services by MACERUDET Uganda Volunteers

The fees will be used as follows: 50% of the fees will be used to buy some of the materials to construct the pool. 50% will be used for airport pickup, drop back, feeding, accommodation and laundry services.

Airport Pickup at Entebbe International Airport

Airport pickup and drop back is part of the program fees and we request volunteers to inform us before their arrival their travel plan and dates.

Accommodation

Volunteers maybe accommodated with host families so that they can learn our social cultural beliefs and practices. Secondly, they can be accommodated in a single or double room at our Nakyewa house.

Dorm Room Guest Family Bedroom (Single)
Food & Beverages

We serve food with drinks prepared in our Ugandan way of cooking.

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

Joining the program is flexible throughout the year.

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%)
The deposit is simply to reserve your volunteer placement. Payments are handled by PayPal, our trusted global payment provider. If you don't have a PayPal account, you can also pay using a credit card.
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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Construction of a Swimming Pool

The program needs potential people that maybe willing to work with us to construct the swimming pool in our area.We shall need multiple people to work with to construct.

$250/week

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