Vacancies: YA Namibia seeks committed businessmen/women

Are you a social entrepreneur willing to traing youth, while running your business on site?

YA Namibia was established in 2011 to train Namibian youth in skills for employability and entrepreneurship. They are trained in technical skills, in combination with Life Skills and Entrepreneurship. While YA staff teach Life Skills and Entrepreneurship to the students, the technical training is given by local entrepreneurs. Experienced businessmen/women hire an equipped workshop at the YA Skills Centre at a favourable price, from which they run their businesses while training youths on the job. The emphasis is on practical, market oriented skills training (70%) with 30% theory training.

 

At our Skills centre in Otjiwarongo, we have the following business opportunities available:

Solar Technologie     Green Building including Bricklaying & Plastering     Clothing Production

 

THE VACANCY

YA has equipped workshops available for rent at our training centre in Orwetoveni, Otjiwarongo. Passionate businessmen/women in the above sectors are invited to apply to run their business at Young Africa while training youth on the job.

Please note that successful candidates who do NOT have teaching experience will be required to hire a qualified teacher.

 

APPLICANT MUST HAVE FOLLOWING QUALIFICATIONS

1. Have proven experience in running their own registered business in the above mentioned

sectors

2. Be familiar with their business sector to improve their business growth;

3. Have managerial skills.

 

APPLICANT SHOULD SHOW THE FOLLOWING QUALITIES

1. Be Passionate about the Development & Empowerment of Young People;

2. Be Dedicated & Professional;

3. Be Innovative & Self-motivated;

4. Be Approachable & Helpful.

 

TO APPLY

Please send CV including a track record as entrepreneur by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. before 1 February 2016. For more information, kindly call mobile: +264 81 6010715 (only between 17h-19h).

Only successful applicants will be notified via e-mail.

 

YOUNG AFRICA (NAMIBIA) TRUST - PO BOX 4783 - WALVIS BAY - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. - WWW.YOUNGAFRICA.ORG

 

 

 

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