Become an Educate! Mentor

Are you looking for an internship or fellowship opportunity? Are you a Ugandan 'A' level graduate with experience in business and leadership? Apply to be a Mentor and Youth Business Experience (YBE) Fellow with Educate! today! All Fellows are enrolled in this fun skill-building program called the Youth Business Experience and have the opportunity to teach & mentor in Educate! partner schools. This is a great way to get both work experience and support in your own personal project!

The Youth Business Experience Fellowship:

  1. Business development training: 
    • Business planning
    • Validating customer and the market
    • Long distance business management
    • Financial management; bookkeeping
    • Advanced, specialized counseling
    • Business clinics to meet successful young entrepreneurs
    • Information about market opportunities
    • Networking Opportunities

     


    I am your mentor, not your teacher. I am here to motivate and advise you. I believe in your potential.”
    — Mentor Emma

    Mentoring:

    • Teach the Entrepreneurship & Leadership Course weekly for 40 students at up to 3 Educate! partner schools
    • Empower your 40 students to run a Peer Mentoring Program for lower classmates
    • Support School Business Clubs to set up projects and host fun events
    • Intensive training in business, mentorship, and leadership

    The Requirements:

    • 2 year commitment 
    • Approximately 20 hours per week
    • Certificate given
    • Stipend:  300,000 UGX  per term

    Fellowship Locations:

    The program is open to 'A' level graduates with experience in business & leadership who live in and around our partner secondary schools. It is very important that fellows can easily access public transportation from their homes to commute to the schools, meetings, and trainings which are in the town centre and surrounding areas. The 2015 Fellowship is open in the following areas:

    • Tororo
    • Soroti
    • Mukono, Lugazi
    • Mbale/Kapchorwa
    • Luwero
    • Masaka
    • Jinja
    • Kamuli
    • Iganga/Bugiri
    • Wakiso
    • Hoima
    • Kampala, Rubaga, Kawempe, Makindye, Nakawa
    • Arua, Gulu, Kitgum, Oyam/Kole and Lira

    Sign Up Now:

    Call us from Uganda on our office line: 0393 - 266 - 074 or email fellowship@experienceeducate.org