Become a Volunteer

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If you are looking to become a full time/part time/temporary volunteer then The Buturi Project would like to hear from you. We encourage anybody to get in touch, whether you are a student seeking experience and a new opportunity or you are looking to use your skills post retirement. We welcome volunteers from both Europe and the United States.


These are our Volunteering Opportunities

The Buturi Project is looking to partner with schools and teacher training colleges. Are you someone who would like to experience teaching with a difference in a rural community school in Tanzania? The Buturi School Academy is in need of literacy, numeracy, lesson preparation, and teacher training support. If you are willing and able to travel to Buturi in rural Tanzania and have the adventure of a lifetime then please get in touch.

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This position is available in the UK, US, and Tanzania. In the UK there is the option to join our small team of fundraisers either in Devon or in your own local community. If you enjoy writing and want to use your skills then please join us either in the UK, US or Tanzania as we need help with writing grant proposals. With your passion and enthusiasm you will really make a difference to our team and at the same time make life changing differences to the community we serve.

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We are looking for a volunteer to support our office team for 2-4 hours a week. The role involves light administration, social media updates, updating/maintaining our website and help with our online fundraising. This will be a rewarding role and your time will make a huge difference to our work.

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This position is available both in the UK and Tanzania. You will need to assist the manager in the office by answering phone calls, responding to emails, photocopying, scheduling meetings and any other office activities as required. We require someone with a good typing speed who has had experience either as a receptionist or an office clerk and can use a computer. Also required are good writing and oral skills as you will be meeting members of the public and need to have good interpersonal skills in the office.

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Students are encouraged to apply for any of the previous roles! They will be a great way to get some experience in the charity and development sector whilst providing invaluable support for our team.

However, we also provide more unique and exciting opportunities for students. To find out more about these click here.