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Bethlehem Star Pre & Primary School


Teach at a primary school

Education is one of the most important prerequisites for the development of a child. If you like to work with children and love to share your knowledge, you will find a fulfilling job in this field. As a volunteer in the field of teaching, you can try out different teaching methods and bring in your own ideas. Volunteering is also a great way for you to gain a lot of experience and develop yourself.
Bethlehem Star Pre & Primary School is one of the leading elementary schools for students ages 2-13. The school is located in Usa-River, a 30 minutes drive from Arusha.
They want to impart knowledge, skills, creativity and equip children with essentials to live as models in ares of life to glorify of the creator. The private school with 256 students has their own buses to drive the students. The private school with 256 students is divided into nursery (baby class 2.5-5 years) and primary (7-13 years).The students learn in small groups of about 20 students in the nursery and in slightly larger groups of about 40 students in one class in the primary.


Working hours:


  • Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • Breakfast break from 10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

  • Lunch break from 12:30 p.m. to 1:10 p.m.




  • English and math teachers are most needed.

  • Of course, teacher training students and students in a similar educational subject are
    particularly suitable for volunteer projects in the field of teaching, but it is not a

  • If you are teaching English on site, you should have good to very good English skills.

  • It is important that you like to work with children, are a patient person and like to pass on

Special Notice:

In Tanzania schools, it is required to be smartly dressed as a teacher. This means that women should wear at least knee-length skirts/dresses; pants are not appreciated. Men should wear long pants (suit pants) with a suit shirt. We at Africa Heart's Desire hope that by following these simple rules, you will treat the locals with the respect they deserve.

You would like to support us as a Volunteer?

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