Musha Care Foundation

After School Sport Coach

Mutare, Zimbabwe show on map
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Our After School Sports project is a great way to contribute to the development of children from disadvantaged areas. In Zimbabwe, our projects combine aspects of sports, education, and social care. 

As a After School Sports volunteer in you will work in Sakubva township, sports centers and children’s sports project, providing soccer and physical education training for girls and boys who wouldn’t normally get the chance to play sports. Your presence alone will help encourage the participants. The project needs volunteers with skills in physical education, coaching, leadership, and discipline, and would welcome any volunteers with youth counseling experience. You can combine sports with weekly sessions to discuss social issues relative to the needs of the children. As this project is best combined with another project like teaching or care. The volunteer will work with local community children and will be using the Dangare Primary School. The Sakubva community is a local poor township in Mutare and most of the less privileged stay within the community.And volunteers will work with children aged between 12-17 years of age on different sports program organized by the local community coordinator.

Typical day

This program is from Monday to Friday and with weekends upon request.
Starts from 8.00 to 4.00pm.

7.30 am     Breakfast with Host Family
8.00 am     Arrival at Project site
8.30 am     Conducting Program Activity
9.00 am     Sports Activity
11.00 am   Social Program
12.00 pm   Lunch
13.00 pm   Teaching and Care
16.00 pm   Departs to Host Accommodation


Details on Arrival


THE PROGRAM
Programs start every 1st and 3rd Monday of each month, with arrival Sunday prior to the program start at HIA (Harare International Airport).This program is open all year round.
Upon arrival you will be picked up at the airport and driven to the volunteer house or coordinator’s place.During 1-3 days, depending on the length of your voluntary work, you will get a general briefing. These first days will offer you glimpses into the Shona  language, as well as Zimbabwe's various cultures, religions, and local ways of life. 
This introduction will be held in Mutare or Harare depending on your work area.

Free-time activities

Volunteers are recommended to visit nearest nature resorts like Bvumba Nature Resorts and lnyati Eco Game Reserve.The volunteer will see different animals and beautiful nature plants of flora and fauna in Bvumba Nature resorts.

Concert/Music
Climbing
Safari/Zoo
Hiking
Sports

Program 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) and English (basic level)
Criminal Background Check
required
Education Requirements
at University or High school level
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Other Skills
The project needs volunteers with skills in physical education, coaching, leadership, and discipline, and would welcome any volunteers with youth counseling experience. You can combine sports with weekly sessions to discuss social issues relative to the needs of the children.
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 08:00 - 16:00

Included Services

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Before your journey

Profound consulting and ongoing support (free)
Musha Care Foundation (your host organization) provides consulting and is keen to answer all your questions. Once you reserved your spot, you will receive the contact details of your volunteer project.
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On-site services

Services by Musha Care Foundation
  • In Country Supervision
  • Airport Pickup
  • 3 Meal Food , 7 days 
  • Accommodation
  • Internet 
  • Local Travel to Project Site
  • Admin Costs
Airport Pickup at Harare International Airport

We will pick volunteers at Harare lnternational Airport and travel about 265km to project placement in Mutare.

Accommodation

We will provide comfortable and friendly accommodation at volunteer house and home stay with Host Family.

Guest Family Bedroom (Single)
Food & Beverages

3 Meals per day, 7 days a week at the volunteer house or host family.

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.
Flight Tickets
The nearest airport is Harare International Airport (HRE) in Harare. We assist you to find cheap flights to Zimbabwe.
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 Zimbabwe provides security and is a plus to have.
Vaccines
If you are intending to volunteer in Zimbabwe you should seek medical advice before starting your social journey. Check your required vaccinations for Zimbabwe.
Costs (Prices in USD)
4 weeks (min. stay)
$696.00
4 weeks (max. stay)
$696.00
Average fees
$174.00/week

You can volunteer at the project site in Mutare/Zimbabwe between 4 weeks and 4 weeks. Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated and subject to exchange rate fluctuations. Musha Care Foundation will let you know about the final price during your application process.
Crowdfunding Service
Generally, volunteering abroad involves certain costs. In case you need financial support, we will assist you to fundraise your volunteer program in Zimbabwe.
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 Musha Care Foundation during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or a cash payment at the project site.
  Africa Eastern Africa Zimbabwe  Mutare, 11 Metheun Road

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