Restless Development (ZIMBABWE) values the contribution of its talented and dedicated team of volunteers.
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volunteers in zimbabweYouth Empowerment Volunteer

Restless Development (Zimbabwe) is the leading youth-led development agency which places young people at the forefront of development. Restless Development’s approach is based on the principle that young people can develop and lead effective long-term interventions in the areas of Civic Participation, Livelihoods, and Sexual Reproductive Health (SRH).

Restless Development is implementing the Youth Empowerment Programme (YEP) in Zimbabwe − an integrated Leadership, Livelihoods, and SRHR education programme – in rural communities. This is an opportunity for young people who want to make a difference in their communities as volunteers for a period of up to 6 months. The placements will be in Bulawayo, Harare, Hwedza in Mashonaland East Province and Chimanimani district in Manicaland Province, and Bulilima, Mangwe and Umzingwane in Matabeleland South.

Who can apply?

  • Do you have passion for voluntary work?
  • Are you a Zimbabwean aged 18-28years?
  • Are you fluent in Shona, Ndebele and English?
  • Are you interested in Sexual Reproductive Health, Civic Participation and Livelihood development issues?
  • Are you committed to the principle of volunteering to support community development?
  • Are you available from January to July 2016?

If your answer to the above is yes request please download an application form below (or collect one from our office in Harare) and submit it in person to our Harare office or by email to cordelia@restlessdevelopment.org

Job Description

Application Form

Closing date: 6 December 2015


then please contact our local office to find out more about volunteering opportunities:

Postal Address:
PO Box HG 501
Highlands - Harare

Physical Address:
36 Harvey Brown
Milton Park- Harare

Phone: +263 4 705826



please refer to our International Citizen Service pages for volunteering in this country.