Volunteer at The Zanokhanyo Network
Whether you have one hour to give or a whole day, we are thrilled that you are considering gifting your time. Together we can serve our graduates more meaningfully and effectively.
Below is a summary of the multiple ways that you can get involved ONSITE in Observatory:
|CV writing & typing||This is Day 7 of the 12-day Job Readiness Course. Volunteers assist graduates as they finish compiling their CVs and type them on the computer.||Various Thursdays||1-4pm|
|Mock Interviews||This is Day 8 of the 12-day Job Readiness Course. Volunteers assists graduates as they put into practice the interview skills they’ve learnt. This will happen in small groups of about 4 or 5 graduates per volunteer. Each graduate will get a chance to be interviewed by you while the group watches. This is a group learning experience.||Various Fridays||10-1pm|
|Applying for jobs online||This is Day 10 of the 12-day Job Readiness Course. Volunteers assist graduates as they apply for jobs online.||Various Wednesdays||10-1pm|
|Graduations||Help us celebrate our graduates by treating them to a fun and celebratory graduation ceremony and tea.||Various Fridays||12:30-3pm|
|The Job Search||Assist graduates in the Resource Centre as they apply for jobs online||Weekdays||10-1pm or
|Lunch||Make sandwiches for lunch during Job Readiness course (all ingredients supplied)||Tuesdays – Fridays||11-12pm|
|Hospitality Workshop||A 3-month course that meets twice a week. Every 2nd Friday volunteers assist the students in their practical workshops||Various Fridays||10-2pm|
|Computer Workshop||A 6-week course that meets twice a week. Volunteers help students gain confidence and competence in MS Word and Excel||Tuesdays & Thursdays||9-12pm|
|Industry Information days||These days focus on a specific industry and provide an opportunity for TZN graduates to get more information and apply for jobs. Volunteers assist students to update their CVs and apply for jobs||Last Thursday of the month||9:30-12:30pm|
|Graduate events||These occur 3 times a year. Volunteers can assist with registration and minor catering as well as helping with the logistics and smooth running of the event.||Saturday||9-4pm|
|Counselling||Provide counselling for graduates who request extra support. Volunteers need to be registered Social Workers or Counsellors.||Tuesdays – Fridays||By arrangement only|
If you are interested in finding out more or to sign up please email Christy at email@example.com. Please also check out our website for live updates on opportunities and ways to sign up.