Call for volunteers

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS FROM RETIRED TEACHERS FOR ENGLISH, MATHS AND SCIENCE

HOW YOU CAN HELP?

Would you like to make a difference in the lives of young people in your community? If your answer is yes, then Community Action Africa is here to provide you with an exciting and interesting way you can make a difference.

We provide you with opportunities of learning new skills, meeting new people while at the same time you work right at the heart of your community to assist to create a positive change in your area.

Whatever your skills or interest, take a moment to complete this form.

Project facilitator volunteers for English, Math and Science

Project facilitators create an environment for young people (students) to socialise, read, write, discuss and practice provided materials in a very relaxed and fun environment without the pressure of being judged or graded.

Regular sessions for English Project include: book reading, guiding discussions and reflections, encouraging young people to write and giving tasks if needed.

The responsibilities for math and science project include: liaising with math and science lecturers, organising coaching sessions for math and science.

Your role as a volunteer will involve working directly with learners in schools alongside subject teachers.

Mentors

Mentoring provides young people with support that helps them to improve their confidence and self-esteem. In order to increase their ability and to believe in themselves and perform better. Mentors will meet learners once a week.

Media Liaison volunteer

Media Liaison Volunteer will write stories/press releases or case studies for Community Action Africa based on the work we do. These stories will be published on our website and highlighted in other several media venues such as the local press and local radios.

This is such an interesting opportunity to gain practical experience as a journalist in a working environment and the prospect of having your stories published in the media.

Marketing and resource mobilisation volunteer

Do you want to promote CAA’s work to get other young people interested and have a say on what is important to them and how they can be effectively supported? In your role as a marketing and Resource mobilisation volunteer, you will explore different marketing and communications methods including internet and various social media.

You will be responsible for designing flyers and adverts to help recruit young people access the support available to them. You will also be responsible for liaising with partners and funders.

Time commitment

We ask all those willing to volunteer with us to commit to one session per week for a minimum of six (6) months. This allows us to effectively plan our work and to ensure that there is continuity and stability.

If you are interested in any of the opportunities listed above, send us an email on info@communityactionafrica.co.za. We will send you an application form