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Sports Instructor/Development Officer

Volunteer opportunity

Volunteer Opportunity posted by: Women Watch International (WWI-Ghana)

Posted on: March 10, 2014

Volunteer Opportunity description

A re you interested in learning new skills whiles helping others. Volunteering with Women Watch International (WWI-Ghana) introduces you to new people and cultures, giving you invaluable experience that will enhance or influence your future career.

Volunteer now with WWI-Ghana for a conducive environment and at a fee you can afford.

"Sport is a powerful tool for developing people, teams and whole communities. It can change lives. As sports is the most popular activity for young people, it can help motivate young people, build teams, develop leadership, promote volunteerism, educate young people as well as promote fitness and healthy life style"

Report of the Commonwealth Advisory Body on Sports 2006

Project Name:

Using sporting activities as a means to attract, develop and retain young girls in schools.

Project Goal:

  • To bridge the gender gap between boys and girls of school going age.
  • To promote/increase early enrollment of girls in schools.

Project Objectives:

  • To increase, retain and improve the academic standard of girls.
  • Reduce teenage pregnancy and early marriage.
  • To obviate the myth and misconceptions that girls who participate in sports will not be considered for marriage, have no children and will not do well academically.


Your responsibility as a WW-Ghana volunteer will be to help meet the project objectives.

WWI-Ghana has volunteer vacancies for volunteers with experience in the following sports disciplines: football, hand ball, net ball, volley ball and table tennis.

How to apply

For more information about the application process, please visit our website .

You can also send your enquiries to for an application form. Please don't forget to visit our facebook page 'Women Watch International' and like the page.


Roman Street, Tantra-Hill, Roman Street, Tantra-Hill, Accra, Greater Accra Region, 00233, Ghana


Skills needed
Appropriate for
Extra details
Fee required
International volunteer options
International volunteers welcome
Housing available
Language/cultural support available
Owner's areas of focus

Time Commitment

3 months or longer
Time commitment
Full time (30-40 hours/week)
Times of day
Days of week
Flexible schedule
Start and end dates
on going