Volunteer in Tanzania
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Volunteer in Tanzania


  • Arts
  • Drama
  • Education
  • Music
  • Sports
  • Teaching
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Program Duration

2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 3-6 Months


Group departures available in early September and January for 3 to 6 months. There are flexible individual departures throughout the year. We are now offering a summer placement.

Age Range

Our voluntary placements are open to anyone over 18 and we always welcome career breakers of any age.

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Cost in USD

From $2156 for 1 month

Program Includes:

* Interview and informal briefing
* UK pre-departure course covering medical, safety and placement advice
* Help and advice from our UK office before departure and whilst in Tanzania
* Advice on obtaining a visa
* Finding you a suitable work placement in Tanzania
* Accommodation for the duration of your placement
* The Oyster local representative who will meet and welcome you on arrival
* Induction course in-country to orientate you and brief you on local matters
* Basic Swahili training
* Transportation to your school from the airport
* Assistance and support from our representative during your placement
* Oyster is able to offer volunteers an optional 4 day luxury safari for around GBP 550. This is a fraction of the cost of booking from the UK
* Excludes food (approx. GBP 1 per day)

Accommodation Options

  • Group living

Experience Required


Application Procedures

  • Letters of Reference
  • Online Application
  • In-Person Interview when Feasible

Scholarships Offered

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