UGANDA – YOUTH ADVOCATES VOLUNTEER

Closing date:  February 5th 2016 (Friday)

Duration of Contract: 1st March – 31st December 2016

Salary: voluntary work 

Location: Jinja and Mayuge

ARE YOU A YOUTH ADVOCATE? THEN WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU.

Restless Development is taking up the position as the national banner carrier for youth-led development; demonstrating at local and national levels that young people can and must lead development. We are looking for 10 energetic young advocates that will take lead on youth-led research and advocacy for quality sexual and reproductive health services for young people. This is a volunteer opportunity. 

Requirements:

  • Must be a Ugandan aged 18 to 28.
  • Must be committed to the principle of volunteering to support community development.
  • Must be a resident of Jinja and Mayuge; and willing to work with in these Districts.
  • Should be fluent in English, Lusoga/Luganda
  • Express knowledge of, or Interest in Adolescent Sexual Reproductive Health issues and
  • advocacy.
  • Experience of facilitating community dialogues and youth meetings
  • Computer skills( Microsoft word, Excel and Power point)
  • Demonstrated ability to connect with fellow young people in his/her District.
  • Ability to participate in the programme between March 2015 to December 2016
  • Level of Education: - Graduates or senior six (minimum).

The closing date for this position is February 5th 2016 (Friday). Please note we do not accept CVs or Cover Letters and will not accept applications submitted after the closing date.

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