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Volunteer role: Training Adviser - Motor Vehicle Mechanics


Type of role:Teaching and education
Location:Mtwara and Lindi, Tanzania
Partner organisation:V E T A (Tanzania)
Application Closing Date:31 Dec 2017
Interview date:To be confirmed later
Start date:ASAP

VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries. Our high-impact approach brings people together to share skills, build capabilities, promote international understanding and action to change lives and make the world a fairer place.

Role overview

The Volunteer will work collaboratively with teachers under the motor vehicle mechanics workshop within VETA (Vocational Education and Training Authority) in Mtwara and Lindi to improve the standards of the motor vehicle workshop. She/he will also support other advisors within the project on delivery of project objectives.

Skills, qualifications and experience

Professional qualifications and experience:
Essential
 Degree and/ Diploma in Vocational training or QTS certification with particular experience in motor vehicle mechanics.
 Have at least two years experience in vocational training
 Experience in repair and maintenance of both light and heavy vehicles with use of diagnostic digital system to detect faults.

Desirable
 Good organizational and interpersonal skills
 Experience of working in a developing country.
 Experience in working with poor communities and community institution.

Preference is given to an applicant with background on industrial complex and vocational training experience. Also education background on international qualifications like City and Guilds or any other recognized will highly be considered.

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