Job ID:  2534726

Company:  Art in Tanzania

Application Type:  Seeking Co-op/Intern, Seeking Full-time (post graduate opportunities), Seeking Part-time (non-Co-op/Intern

Job Title:  Environmental Sustainability in Africa

Description:  Summary Art in Tanzania is ideveloping environmentally friendly solutions for the Tanzanian communities as use of solar systems, dry toilets, composting and household water reuse. We are planting bamboo as eco-friendly solution for construction. We develop sustainable tourism operations. Details Tanzanian communities are lacking economic strength to implement environmentally friendly solutions in their households. Presently less than 50% of the households have a toilet. Interns are developing sustainable and affordable solutions including a dry toilet for households and schools. Other green work includes developing composts, sustainable sources for cooking heat, development of tree and bamboo nurseries as well as neighbourhood education and advocacy. A local source of funding and sustainability for Art in Tanzania are wildlife safari and other tourism operations. We are developing a NGO business model to streamline revenue back into communities. We are developing more opportunities to expand our field of international volunteering and internships to empower our work in Tanzania. Though we believe that most of the value in our internships come from the hands-on experience and opportunities, we offer both paid and non-paid internships. 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. The working hours are 6-8 hours per day from Monday to Friday. This is ongoing program and we can adjust the starting dates. 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 slow 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://www.volunteer-africa-blog.org Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/artintanzania Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company/art-in-tanzania Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/artintanzania Instagram: https://www.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