2019 Internships in Social and rehabilitation work (Substance abuse)

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Positions: Social and Rehabilitation Counselling and Service Development
Duration and salaries: Minimum one month preferably three months. Unpaid internship
Qualified candidates: Undergraduates or graduates in Social work, Addiction Counselling and related fields
Type of Company: Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Centre
When to start: Anytime (posts will be filled when the right candidates are found)
Application URL: http://tanzaniaappointments.net/applying/application-form
For further inquiries: Info@tanzaniaappointments.net / skype: Tanzania Appointments

(4 posts are open for this assignment. The start can be anytime of the year)
As an intern, you will be responsible of working with clients who are alcoholic or drug addicted. Your tasks will range between running extra programmes suitable for these kinds of clients, organise and develop one to one clients counselling as well as assisting them with copping with different mechanisms that will support their fast recovering. Moreover, planning of the programmes such as addicts' family counselling and education would be appreciated as well

In Tanzania there are not so many experts in the field of substance abuse who dedicate their work in drug or alcohol rehabilitation services. In this regard, workers in the centres are usually people who previously were addicts but recovered. Interns are recommended to have at least some knowledge in alcohol and drug client support. The work environment is rather independent. It is also recommended that you would join this programme with a colleague (as a pair) to be able to share ideas and responsibilities.
If you have any other interests, you can let us know so that we can evaluate and see the possibility.


Tanzania Appointments will be responsible for the entire process of your assignment preparations in Tanzania. We shall coordinate your application; deliver you all necessary documentations for visas applications as well as offer accommodation and ground support for successful implementation of your internship. Kindly check our information on programme fees and what includes in this link: http://tanzaniaappointments.net/content/pricing

A programme fee will be charged per month for your internship. The fee will cover your accommodation in a shared room with one other colleague, breakfast and dinner, transport to work (if your work place is over 45 minutes away), support and operation costs, application processing and hotel supervision fees. You are responsible of your Air ticket, medical insurances, visa application costs and finances in case you will need to do any touristic travels or activities outside the internship programme in Tanzania.

This internship will stand as a great opportunity for the applicants who have are required to develop something new through their internship or those who would like to write their thesis on the substance abuse by action and observation in the country where substance abuse service is not advances. WOrk organisation culture, ethics and implementation strategies are among the other benefits.