Assisting Primary School Teachers in Zambia
Put your education skills to work helping Zambian teachers in their classrooms in very needy areas. Share the rich training you have experienced in the US with teachers with limited training opportunities, helping them to grow in their skills while blessing their students.
Responsibilities and Duties:
Teaching with Zambian teachers in the community schools or preschools in the Kabwe area
Planning and preparing teaching materials
Assisting Zambian teachers with computer work
Weekday mornings: teaching in the schools. Weekday afternoons: planning, preparation, administrative responsibilities. Saturday mornings: children's ministries
Qualifications and Skills:
Passion for children
Training in educational practices
All interns must formally accept and abide by OM USA’s Statement of Faith for the duration of the internship.
International internships are not paid positions and all financial needs should be covered with personal support.
Home-stay with a national is dependent on circumstances.
Pre-Field training happens through on-line materials and Skype sessions with coaches and other interns for a few weeks leading up departure date. Includes debriefing with coaches on return.
Dates and duration of internships are flexible, should be worked out with the team.
Qualifications of on-field supervisor:
Bachelor Degree in Elementary Special Education,
Teaching certificate in Elementary Education (K-6), Special Education (K-12), Math (7-9), English (7-9).
In progress with a Master Degree in Consulting Resource Teaching,
Experience: Summer Camp Manager for children with Learning disabilities
Teacher in US for 4 years,
Director of the Teacher Training Centre in Zambia for 1 year
Degree Credit available upon the approval of your university/college supervisors.