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Community Psychology Internship in Africa

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Art in Tanzania


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Published 12 days ago

November 30, 2021
December 15, 2020
We pay USD 100 per month being 2x Tanzania national minimum wage
40 hours per week

Summary

The community psychology program covers education programs, women's programs, programs concerning human rights issues, and corporate social responsibility approach along with other development tasks on the grassroots level in Africa.

Details

An internship can be tailored accordingly to different groups; for children in poverty, children and youth with disabilities, orphaned children, unemployed youth, women in poverty, people with HIV, people recovering from trauma, people recovering from addiction, the elderly, artists, teachers, etc.

For us, community psychology means skills and tools to empower us to reach and work with the local community in different types of programs and tasks.

We use our social media pages for advocacy work and our Facebook pages have more than 50K followers.

Your internship is being daily supervised by academic level team leaders. We monitor your work with a weekly plan and report system to secure you proceed well in your study program.

The internship outcome is to learn to use and to get experience to implement your education in developing country conditions with limited capacitation. Also to better understand the opportunities in a fast-growing economy.

Interns work in teams of international students and volunteer professionals. We encourage innovation in the program approach. Work hours are 6-8 hours per day, Monday through Friday.

This is an ongoing program so we can adjust your start dates. We accept applications of all students and alumni. Your placement is tailored according to your background, experience, and interests to empower our daily work with the communities. Your program can be from 2 weeks up to 12 months. You can also conduct thesis and related tasks. The common daily tasks include practical fieldwork, planning, reporting, and visibility tasks.

We provide 2x the local minimum wage of USD 100 per month for paid internships payable when you stay a minimum of 4 weeks.

The start and end dates are flexible and can also accommodate other travel arrangements in Tanzania. International flights, student permits, accommodation, and meals are personal costs.

You and your visiting friends can enjoy sustainable tourism, safaris, and local tour options at a low cost.

To book you in and to open your personal account, we need your tentative arrival and departure dates that can be adjusted.

BASICS:

- You receive USD 100 per month being about 2x Tanzania national minimum wage. Not much but some money here to spend as the cost structure is low.

- All International flights are a personal cost

- You do not need much money here for living costs. If you attend a safari, Mt Kilimanjaro climbs, etc budget from USD 500 to USD 1600 depending on various student options.

- Safety; Tanzania is probably safer than your home place.

- Vaccinations: Only common shots as tetanus, hepatitis, etc that you keep valid in any case

- Malaria: You can uses preventives but in case you get malaria it is a routine to medicate here.

- Medical services: Many clinics and hospitals with easy access and medication standard is good and cost nominal.

- Please take a common travel insurance

- Working hours are 6-8 hours per day from Monday to Friday and can be adjusted

Student reference https://youtu.be/RAyuDd92Zu4

Contact us for more details at info@artintanzania.org or SKYPE with us at infoartintanzania. You can also send a quick note via WhatsApp +255767777773.

Application: http://www.artintanzania.org/en/about/jobs/application-interns

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Summary

The community psychology program covers education programs, women's programs, programs concerning human rights issues, and corporate social responsibility approach along with other development tasks on the grassroots level…

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Benefits

We organise low cost safari and tour programs for the students.

This program has multi-professional aspects so we tailor the tasks according to the skill level of the participant. Research-oriented approaches also welcome to develop the community level issues and skills of the Tanzanian people in common. Students with disabilities are welcome.

Remote internship in non-paid option.

We organise low cost safari and tour programs for the students.

This program has multi-professional aspects so we tailor the tasks according to the skill level of the participant…

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Instructions:

Please fill in the application form at http://www.artintanzania.org/en/about/jobs/job-application or email to info@artintanzania.orgPlease include Cover Letter, Resume/CV You can also SKYPE at infoartintanzania or send a quick note using WhatsApp +255767777773

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Location

Umoja Road, Madale village, Dar es Salaam 23333, TZ

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