Recommended TEFL Job – Mozambique experience

This trip will see you experience life in rural Mozambique, whilst building a library for a local secondary school. It’s a fantastic opportunity to get involved in improving the access to education for hundreds of local students, whilst developing your leadership skills and connections with like-minded people.

This once-in-a-lifetime experience is run by our Charity of the Year ActionAid in partnership with Oxfordshire Women Leaders in Education Network, who are working together to make a real difference to the lives of people in some of the world’s poorest communities.

No TEFL experience or qualification is required for this experience.

Job Details

Building a library

You’ll be helping build a library for 1,500 students currently without access to books. No construction experience is needed!

Experiencing local culture

You’ll be able to sample traditional Mozambiquan food and take part in local culture via several ceremonies throughout the trip.

Seeing ActionAid projects at work

You’ll visit other ActionAid projects in Mozambique and learn more about the charity work they do in the country.


    • Friday 3rd August

Meet at London Heathrow and fly to Maputo, Mozambique.

    • Saturday 4th August

Free day in Maputo

    • Sunday 5th August

Sightseeing tour of Maputo and transfer to Biliene. Team dinner and project briefing.

    • Monday 6th August – Thursday 9th August

Building the library at the school and visiting other ActionAid projects. Dinners at a local restaurant.

    • Friday 10th August

Final build day and farewell ceremony

    • Saturday 11th August

Transfer to Maputo and flight to London (arriving Sunday morning)

    • Optional extension: Saturday 11th August – Tuesday 14th August

Stay in Kruger National Park for a 3-day Safari experience in Needles Game Lodge. Take part in fun drives and walks and find lions, elephants, buffalo, zebra and perhaps even leopards and rhinos. (£660 extra)

What’s included

What’s includedWhat’s not included
Flights Travel insurance
Accommodation Spending money
All meals and drinking water Alcoholic drinks
Transportation Vaccinations
First-aid trained leader


Application deadline: 30/06/2018

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Job at a glance

Location: Biliene, Mozambique
Contract Length: 9 days (with optional 3 day extension)
Job Type: Voluntary

Registration fee: £400 (can be paid in 2 installments of £200)
Minimum fundraising amount: £3,100

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