Job ID:  2534719

Company:  Art in Tanzania

Application Type:  Seeking Co-op/Intern

Job Title:  Therapy Programs in Africa

Description:  Summary Art therapy is a form of therapy that can be used to improve mental health and well-being of anyone. As with most therapies, art therapy is generally used as a treatment for something as a way to improve one s emotional state or mental well-being, but expressive art therapy can be used to relieve stress or tension, or it can be used as a mode of self-discovery and waking up creativity. Details Participants can also be practitioners of Art Therapy who would like to volunteer their time to help a group or individuals. Internship can be tailored accordingly to different groups 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, elderly, artists, teachers etc. We are using our Social Media pages for advocacy work and our Facebook pages have more than 50K followers. Presently we are developing online and mobile platforms to reach children in rural Tanzania as the Rolling Stories https://rollingstories.com/showRoller.php?raw 1519131326051 We provide in-country orientation and training and academic tutoring for the program. Each participant will start in Dar es Salaam, but can move to another location after 2 weeks. Work hours are 6-8 hours Monday-Friday. Paid internships include a local minimum wage/stipend of $100 USD per month. We also offer stipends depending on the terms of the internship and regulations of your home university. Starting and end dates are flexible and can accommodate other travel arrangements in Tanzania. International flights, Student permit, accommodation, and meals are personal costs. We also offer participants with disabilities personal assistants and drivers at additional expenses $30 USD per week. 24-hour general assistance is free.? You and your visiting friends can enjoy sustainable tourism, safaris, and local tour options at low cost. To book you in and to open your personal account we need your tentative arrival and departure dates. Contact us for more details at info artintanzania.org or visit us at www.artintanzania.org or SKYPE with us at infoartintanzania. Web: www.artintanzania.org Application: http://www.artintanzania.org/en/about/jobs/application-interns Terms: http://www.artintanzania.org/en/about/jobs Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/artintanzania Blog: http://volunteer-africa-blog.org Twitter: https://twitter.com/artintanzania Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company/art-in-tanzania Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/artintanzania Instagram: https://instagram.com/artintanzania/ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/artintanzania

Application Instructions:
Please fill in the application form at http://www.artintanzania.org/en/about/jobs/job-application AND/OR email to info@artintanzania.org Please include Cover Letter, Resume/CV and unofficial study transcript. You can also SKYPE at infoartintanzania