GAP YEAR, GROUP, COMMUNITY, STUDENT VOLUNTEER, Africa, Ghana
- Volunteer Opportunity posted by INSIDE AFRICA VOLUNTEER (IAFRIVO)
Times of day
Full time (30+ hrs/wk)
Short-Term (few weeks/months)
P. O. Box TN 2151
Teshie Nungua Estate
Good Morning! Community Volunteers, Group Volunteer and Student Volunteers. Come abroad with a group of your friends, colleagues, or peers for a rewarding and fun experience. Embrace a new culture together and share in the experience of a lifetime. Make new friends volunteering abroad, develop leadership skills, and learn a lot about your self in the process. All types of groups are invited to volunteer on IAFRIVO project.
Read More at our website.
OUR SAFETY MEASURES.
Your well being while volunteering with us is our priority we make sure your trip is safe and our in-country coordinator will provide whatever support you may need at every step along the way and making necessary contacts on your behalf, including an in-depth volunteer handbook and in-country informational materials and regular visits as required by participants. Program Managers also provide extensive telephone support from enrollment to departure.
Arrival Orientation Our always available program Directors will coordinate a city orientation and tour at the beginning of each program to familiarize volunteers with their new surroundings and host family.
During the orientation process, program Directors will take you through reviews about health and safety information as well as cultural customs.
We operate programs in carefully chosen areas that offer a safe environment for the volunteer. Although Ghana is a very peaceful country we take great strides to ensure the safety of our volunteers.
Our staff are always available to assist you with any personal, in-country support and our volunteers are registered at their embassy or consulate, in other for the volunteer to stay informed about news and local happenings. Our host family are carefully researched and chosen.
Hospitals & Doctors If you require medical attention, our Directors will take you to an Accra base Hospital which is popular with foreigners and provides a reasonably good standard of health care. It is about 30 minutes drive from your host family.
THE PROGRAM FEE IS $600 F0R THE FIRST 1 WEEK TO 3 WEEKS, EACH ADDITIONAL WEEK IS $150.
What is included in your program fee;
Airport transfers ( Pick up and Drop of )
All accommodation ( Home Stay )
Your meals and Utility bills
Orientation (everything you need to know about Ghana or Africa)
Accra Tour for Orientation
Country and Emergency Support
This program is ongoing and therefore all dates can apply. Visit our website for more information on this placement opportunity.
Location of Programs: Various locations in Accra and other parts of Ghana
Arrival Airport: Kotoka international airport, Accra (airport code ACC)
Working Hours: Flexible; Monday to Friday approximately 30 hours per week, all other times are free and flexible
Getting to the project: Dependent on location, 30 minutes to 1 hour multi-people taxi ride or commercial bus transporter (budget approximately US $10 per week)
- Training Provided
- Housing Available
- Language/Cultural Support Available
- International Volunteers