Teacher Assistant In Local Area

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Experience the Masaai's tribal way of life. Engage and exchange cultural values. Learn how the locals cook, or how they take care of their kids and animals.
Experience a different pace of life. There is time to breathe, sit out in the open, talk to the neighbors, make beads with the local, and get involved with local sports.
Make memories with the friends, family, other volunteers, and the locals.
Support the local community. Volunteer, teach, learn, and give.
There are opportunities for unforgettable adventures. There are many great sites to see like Mount Kilimanjaro and over 16 safaris. See wild life like lions, zebras, elephants and many more.
Assist in teaching kids English, Math, and Science in local schools and libraries. This volunteer program is especially suitable for:
Age 18+

Here at Golden Aya, we believe in creating stronger communities through volunteerism.

Volunteer in Tanzania and help build communities through educating the youth, aiding and educating residents in health development, and participating in various projects designed to help communities flourish. If you want to help educate students, you care about impacting the youth, and you just want to get hands-on and build, this is the volunteer opportunity for you. 

This program is about bringing education to kids that don't ofter have the opportunity. Your role would be to help our local teacher, build relationships with the students, to teach from our curriculums, and to help to build better facilities. The project will be in two locations, one in Arusha Town and the other in the Losimingori village. In Arusha town, you will get to see the local markets, the city area, and all the tourist attractions. In Losimingori, you will be with the local tribes and their unique traditions. 

As a volunteer, you will be working with Golden Aya Reps, teachers, and other volunteers from around the world. As a volunteer, we expect you to have an open mind and to have fun. You can expect us to provide a safe and enriched experience. You are welcome to bring educational books, notebooks, and pencils, and pens for the students.

Typical day

  • Wake up at 7 am to a delightful breakfast. 
  • Head to the school no later than 8 am.
  • Partner with teachers to teach in the classroom from 8 am -12 pm.
  • Take a break and enjoy a light lunch at 12 pm - 1 pm.
  • Continue teaching till 5 pm.
  • Spend time within the local village doing activities after 5 pm. 
  • Enjoy a great dinner at 7 pm. 
  • Retire for the night any time after 7 pm. 
  • literary subjected to change. 

Free-time activities

There are many three day tour options for the weekends (Friday-Sunday). There are options to go spend time in Arusha town to visit the local markets, restaurants, and more.

During the weekdays there is time to engage in sports, bead making, and cooking with the locals. 



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)
Criminal Background Check
Education Requirements
Math, English, and Science at High School level
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

What's Included

Services by Golden Aya
  • Food 
  • Accommodation
  • Operational Travel
  • Teaching Equipment 

  • Shared room and bathroom
  • Rooms are average size 
  • Each room will have beds and access to electricity 

Guest Family
Food & Beverages

The following will be provided for all volunteers 

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
The food will be local food with a basic option, vegetarian option, and special request. 
(chicken, beef, fish, veggies, beans, and rice)

Internet Access
Limited access at the project site
What's NOT included?
Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees. An airport pickup isn't included within the program fees either.
Flight Tickets
The nearest airport is Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) in Kilimanjaro. We assist you to find cheap flights to Tanzania.
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 Tanzania provides security and is a plus to have.
If you are intending to volunteer in Tanzania you should seek medical advice before starting your social journey. Check your required vaccinations for Tanzania.

Dates & Fees


Details on arrival

Preferred airport to arrive in is Mount Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO). Transportation to the Losimigori village will be arranged to for pick up from a Golden Aya coordinator. 

If arriving in Dar Salaam. Transportation from the airport to a nightly stay will be arranged. Then transport in the morning to Kilimanjaro bus station (10 hour bus ride to Arusha). From Arusha, transportation to the Losimigori will be arranged for pick up from a Golden Aya coordinator. This will be an extra fee of 115 USD for arrival and 115 USD for departure. 

Once arrived to sight you will given time to settle in and then given an orientation. 

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
4 - 12 weeks

Program fees

Costs: Prices in USD
4 weeks (min. stay)
5 weeks
6 weeks
7 weeks
12 weeks (max. stay)
Average fees
$175 /week

Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated. Golden Aya 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 Golden Aya during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or a cash payment at the project site.

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