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Farm Manager & Researcher
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Farm Manager & Researcher

Locations

Tanzania: Arusha, Rural Areas

Causes

  • Agriculture
  • Community Development
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Youth Development

Program Duration

3-6 Months, 7-12 Months

Year(s) Offered

January 5 - June 8, 2018 OR July 9 - December 14, 2018 (ability to combine terms to extend service)

Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants.

Cost in USD per week

Red Sweater Project does not charge program fees

Program Includes:

• We pick you up at Kilimanjaro Airport and transport you to your new home
• We arrange and furnish housing
• We provide orientation, familiarizing you with life in Tanzania and office operations
• We provide a computer (but you are welcome and encouraged to bring your own)
• We provide assistance with travel planning

Accommodation Options

  • Group living
  • Home-stays

Experience Required

Yes.

Qualifications

• 2+ years of work experience with demonstrated passion for agricultural
development
• Agricultural research and/or farming experience; apiary skills a plus
• Strong data analysis skills including Excel
• Experience traveling, living abroad preferred
• Interest in East Africa’s indigenous cultures and traditions
• Ability to live in a developing community
• Flexibility to work individually and as part of a diverse team
• Humility. We require individuals joining our growing institution
combine leadership skills with good humor, patience and a
humble approach to service

Minimum Education

Bachelors

Application Procedures

  • In-Person Interview when Feasible
  • Letters of Reference
  • Online Application
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume