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First Week Coordinators
The First Week Coordinator Role
Our First Week Coordinators work with the Summer Team to welcome our Project Workers to East Africa and deliver training. This role is critical in ensuring that our volunteers are equipped with the relevant information and skills to implement successful projects. Our First Week Coordinators have a great opportunity to enhance your leadership and public speaking skills.
First Week Coordinators have the following responsibilities:
Welcoming our volunteers to East Africa
First Week Coordinators will meet our Project Workers at the airport and accompany them to one of our three sites. and offer pastoral support to our volunteers to help them adjust to East African life.
Preparing for First Week Training
As part of this role you will have to print off maps, charts, and essential information as aides for on-site training.
Delivering First Week Training
This role involves both leading and supporting training on site, giving our Project Workers briefings on their schools, and taking our volunteers on a tour of their town.
Organising and leading the Head Teachers' Conference
First Team Coordinators will liaise with Pre-summer Team members to plan and deliver our annual Head Teachers' Conference, and send our Project Workers to their respective schools.
Application Deadline: Friday 30th March 2018
|Application deadline||30th March 2018|
Summer Team Training
Crisis Management Training
Project Manager Training
|Project Dates||30th June - 8th September 2018 (Provisional)|
|Summer Team Debrief||TBC|
Other Summer Team Roles
Chris is a Project Coordinator in both Kakamega and Kisii over Summer 2016.