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Youth Life Skills -Intern

Other Dar es Salaam District Dar Es Salaam
Application deadline
Business / Employer name
DAI/ Feed the Future Tanzania Advancing Youth
Company Industry
Job Level
Volunteer, internship
Work Type
Internships & Graduate
Minimum Qualification
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year

1. About DAI and the Feed the Future Tanzania Advancing Youth Project

DAI works at the cutting edge of international development, combining technical excellence, professional project management, and exceptional customer service to solve our clients' most complex problems. Since 1970, DAI has worked in 150 developing and transition countries, providing comprehensive development solutions in areas including crisis mitigation and stability operations, democratic governance and public-sector management, agriculture and agribusiness, private sector development and financial services, economics and trade, HIV/AIDS, avian influenza control, water and natural resources management, and energy and climate change. Clients include international development agencies, international lending institutions, private corporations, philanthropies, and host-country governments.


The purpose of USAID’s Feed the Future Tanzania Advancing Youth (AY) project is to use positive youth development approaches to empower rural Tanzanian youth and educate them on viable business options for rural economies, highlighting the income-generating potential across agricultural and other rural value chains and facilitating access to information, skills, and opportunities to ensure successful business start-ups and sustained employment.

DAI Global is looking to recruit interns to support the implementation of Feed the Future Tanzania Advancing Youth (AY) activities:

Position Details

Job Title: Youth Life Skills -Intern

Reporting to: Regional Health Life Skills Technical Lead

Location: Dar es Salaam

Duration: Full time for 6 months

Purpose of the job: Support the implementation of the Health life skills component activities in Mbeya, Iringa, Zanzibar

Duties and Responsibilities

S/he will:

  • Prepare monthly work plan and monthly field report
  • Supervise life skills sessions/trainings and work
  • Document life skills success stories from the communities
  • Collect data from the field, assist the regional teams in data entry processes.
  • Work with grantees to ensure life skills sessions and health referrals are operated within standard operating procedures.
  • Collaborate with Livelihood and Leadership technical teams to intergrate youth within all components.
  • Support community mobilizers with tracking trainings and referrals to health facilities and across other components.
  • Communicate with regional technical lead and provide assistance on development of life skills materials
  • Represent the project in district and ward level stakeholders meeting to strengthen relationship with stakeholders and other LGAs.
  • Support logistical arrangements for trainings, events and lifeskills activities.
  • Perfom any other official duties assigned by supervisor

Required Qualifications

Holders of Bachelor degree in Social science,Public health, Public administration, Business Administration, Sociology, community development, international development studies and other related studies. Demonstrate volunteering or initiative taking in their communities

At the end of contract period, the Intern will need to submit a brief report on their observations, learning and experiences

Applicants for these positions should:

  • Be Tanzanian citizens

  • Aged between 20 to 30 years

  • Have graduated in the last two (2) years.

Please submit the following:

a) A cover letter that explains (1) why you are interested in the internship and why you are the best candidate for this internship.

b) Up to date CV

c) Two (2) references. These can be professional, academic, or community service references and valid mobile numbers.

Dar es Salaam applicants are highly encouraged to apply

Note: Feed the Future Tanzania Advancing Youth values diversity and inclusion and strongly encourages WOMEN and persons from marginalized groups to apply.

A small monthly stipend will be provided. The program does not guarantee employment after completion of the internship. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The Youth Life Skills -Intern will support the implementation of the Health life skills component activities

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