Advance Africa volunteer in Zambia opportunities are available in orphanages, schools, hospitals and community health clinics. As a volunteer in Zambia, you do not need to have any specific skills or qualifications.
Zambia volunteer jobs are available for skilled and unskilled personnel from all nationalities. Individual volunteers as well as couples, families and groups are welcome to apply.
Zambia volunteer programs are located in Lusaka and Livingstone. Volunteers in Zambia have the opportunity to travel and see Victoria Falls, the Zambezi etc. A Zambia volunteer travel is therefore great way to have your adventure holiday and a trip of a lifetime.
Our unique volunteer abroad programs combine volunteering abroad, new language learning, cultural activities, and cultural awareness programs. These will provide you with an incredibly fulfilling experience. Volunteers are able to make a difference by offering valuable support to communities in need.
Zambia Medical Volunteering work
We work with several busy clinics and hospitals. The duties assigned to you as a medical volunteer will depend on your interests and expertise. Medical students will have opportunity to gain medical experience in the local clinics and hospitals.
Volunteers assist the medical staff in various duties and responsibilities. Many clinics are struggling to cope with an HIV epidemic in Zambia. Volunteers are therefore much needed to help in the Zambia Aids crisis and improve health in Zambia.
Volunteering Jobs in Zambia Schools
Your volunteer teaching duties will include assisting local teachers in teaching various subjects. Volunteer teachers can teach mathematics, science, geography, social sciences, history, business education, English, art and music. Zambia volunteer teachers are not required to have teaching experience or formal teacher training.
Our volunteers work in schools with students who come from very difficult economic circumstances or are orphans.
Zambia Orphanage Volunteer Projects
Volunteers help take care of orphans in Zambia. Most of these children have lost their parents to Aids. Your duties as a volunteer will be to help the children with their homework, playing games, cleaning, preparing the school going children for school.
You will help the children develop intellectually and creatively. Your help and assistance will make a lasting impression on their lives. Working at an orphanage in Zambia will be one of the most challenging and rewarding experiences of your life.
Volunteer in Zambia Program Schedule
Our programs are flexible. You can arrive and depart on any date convenient to you throughout the year. There is no minimum duration of stay.
You will typically work between 9am - 4pm Monday to Friday. Your will spend your spare time shopping, eating out, cinemas, chatting with other volunteers or swimming.
Zambia Volunteer Program is open to:
We invite individuals, couples, families, students, researchers, and groups (churches, colleges, and student associations).
Our programs are flexible and volunteers can arrive and depart on any day all year round.
Volunteer in Zambia Program Costs
Application Fee: USD $100.00. Application fee covers administration, program information, communication and the cost of collection from the airport.
Zambia Volunteer Program Fee in USD:
Cost for 2 weeks or less $500.00
Cost for 3 weeks $600.00
Cost for 1 month $700.00
Cost for 6 weeks $900.00
Cost for 2 months $1,100.00
Cost for 10 weeks $1,300.00
Cost for 3 months $1,500.00
Cost for 4 months $1,900.00
Cost for 5 months $2,300.00
Cost for 6 months $2,600.00
The costs you need to meet are:
Your flight to and from the country, visa fees, work permits, vaccinations, and travel insurance, and airport taxes. You will also need a weekly budget of around US$20 to cover your expenses like bottled water, personal costs, public transport, beverages and entertainment.
Volunteer Accommodation and Meals
You will have a fantastic opportunity of living with a local family close to your volunteer project.
This will provide you with an excellent opportunity to integrate and experience a cultural immersion within a Zambian family. The family will be on hand to help you and also show you around the local area.
Your host family will provide 2 meals a day. Lunch can be taken at small cafes or restaurants near your volunteer project where you can try cheap and tasty local food. Three meals are provided if you are at your accommodation during weekends.