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Teaching on Zanzibar

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks


Volunteers have the option to start or finish with their project at any given time. Keep in mind the Tanzanian school holidays, when the school will be closed, and volunteers will be free to enjoy their spare time or to work on alternative activities.


It is important that volunteers of this project understand the importance of the following:
• Love for people and children.
• To be enthusiastic and independent.
• To show respect towards the people and culture of the local community. You might not agree with certain ways of conduct during your term here, but don’t forget you are a guest here.
• To follow rules regarding clothing and appearance.


  • English
  • Swahili

Cost in US$:

370 USD for 1 week, 565 USD for 2 weeks, 755 USD for 3 weeks, 950 USD for 4 weeks, 195 USD for extra weeks

Cost Includes:

  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training

Program Fees Include:

• Personal collection upon arrival from the airport or harbour of Stone Town
• Accommodation: shared rooms
• All meals included
• Guidance and supervision during your stay
• First day introduction at your project
• Offer of tours and outings in the weekends



Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Sports

Age Range

From the age of 18

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory
  • Group living

Participants Travel

in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Resume
  • Written Application