Internships – Basketball, Volleyball, Football or Netball Development Aid m/f (Duration: 3-6 months; starting date: flexible; type: unpaid internship; location: Mwanza/Tanzania)

  • Mein Ball Dein Ball e.V.
  • Mwanza, Tanzania
  • 19 Mar, 2024
Intern Account Management Charity Coaching Coordinator Communications & PR

Job Description

With us you can expect more than a normal internship. We are looking for sports enthusiasts and change makers who have their heart in the right place. You will represent our international team in Mwanza City (about 1 million people) while beingresponsible for working with clubs and schools in your sport. All this you do in close collaboration with the local charity team as well as the regional federation / administration. While you can bring in a lot into our projects, you will also realize that you can learn a lot from the people here for your future life back home. To get more information about our charity and the situation in your sport, please visit www.scmwanza.org. The homepage is old and loads a bit slow but will be updated this year. You will find the latest information on our Instagram.

 

Responsibilities:

In teams of 2 or 3, you will set-up structures and operations in the sport you are responsible for
Be a combination of a coach and project manager in a social start-up
Evaluate our effectiveness, develop our charity further and support us in getting international support
Take part in public relations, networking and have a lot of fun during and after work      

 

Requirements:

Willingness to make a difference in the world during university or before beginning a(nother) job
Openness towards new cultures and fluency in English
Interest in learning basic Swahili to break the ice
Enthusiasm for sports; ideally coaching experiences or a coaching license in your sport
Organizational skills, flexibility, ambition, and an autonomous working style
Humor, team spirit and communication skills

 

We provide:

Introductory month in Tanzania as well as mentoring through Tanzanian and international project leader. The culture in Tanzania is very different to ours and we can learn a lot from each other.
Improving your skills in project management, social work andcoaching
Opportunity to bring your own ideas in and to become part of a young charity team in the long run
A cool volunteer house and a volunteer culture that makes you feel home fast
Enough days off to discover one of Africa’s most beautiful countries (Serengeti, Zanzibar, Kilimanjaro)

 

If you are interested in becoming part of the SC Mwanza teamplease send a resume and cover letter in English to us at sportscharitymwanza@gmail.com. Don’t hesitate to ask your questions.