Do you want to gain experience designing and hosting interactive workshops for ambitious students aged 16-20, from all over the world?

Join the United World College of East Africa Umoja Short Course (https://umoja-shortcourse.uwc.org) as a Facilitator for 2022!

Please apply if you are :

*18 years or older at the time of the course.

* Passionate and have lots of infectious energy.

* Possess a demonstrated interest in community building.

* Interested in developing your skills in leadership, content design and facilitation.

* Committed to adhering to UWC ideals and the Umoja Facilitators Code of Conduct.

* Available for the pre-Short Course period (May - June) and to facilitate workshops during the Short Course (July) at UWC East Africa (Moshi, Tanzania).

The workshops will be related to this year’s programme themes: Youth Activism and Entrepreneurship; Conflict and Problem Solving; Environment and Climate Change; and Identity, Intersectionality and Gender. If you have experience in any of these areas, we would love to hear from you! Facilitators will also participate in various parts of the program including fun activities and cultural events and provide support in running the short course. All facilitators will be awarded a certificate at the end of the short course!

As a facilitator, you will have the month of May and June to design the workshops you would like to host. Each facilitator will host about two workshops, each lasting about 1 hour. There are opportunities for collaboration with fellow facilitators, and the Program Coordinator will offer feedback throughout the workshop design process.


The short course will take place between [insert dates] & all facilitators will be expected to set aside 14 days for the Umoja Short Course. The short course will run for 10 days and facilitators will be expected to arrive two days before the start date to help prepare, and leave two days after the short course to provide support in the closing process.


UWCEA will provide free accommodation and meals for the Facilitators. While Facilitators are expected to cover their own travel, visa, and insurance costs, UWCEA will provide support by covering 50 USD of the expenses related to this.

Deadline for Application: May 15th 2022.

Click here for the application form.