Teamwork, Leadership, Respect, Dignity... share the wonderful world of sport with children in rural South Africa

*NEW* Sports Development Project

Who should apply

Highly motivated individuals who are enthusiastic about sharing a love of sport, healthy living and fitness with disadvantaged children in South Africa. This project is a great opportunity for those looking to gain experience in teaching and sports coaching.


2 -12 weeks


- Spend mornings teaching sports skills in various rural schools in the wider Chintsa area
- Plan and implement age appropriate physical education activities
- Spend two afternoons a week running the "Community Kids" sports development initiative in Chintsa village

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Volunteers stay in shared accommodation in a serviced and catered house overlooking Chintsa beach (single accommodation available upon request and for an additional fee).


- Shared accommodation
- Communal kitchen & living area
- Electricity
- Hot & cold running water
- Bath & shower room facilities
- All bedding and linen included
- Washing machine available for volunteer use

Click here to see images of the volunteer house on flickr.

Rates & Dates

Project Fee: 2016 Rates

Duration£ (GBP)€ (EUR)$ (US)R (ZAR)
2 weeks £ 600 € 840 $ 955 R 10 500
4 weeks £ 1 029 € 1 440 $ 1 636 R 18 000
Additional weeks £ 229 € 320 $ 364 R 4 000
*Above forex rates valid until 31st Dec 2016


- Accommodation in a range of suitable shared accommodation
- Three meals per day whilst on project
- All project related transport
- Support of our experienced on-site project co-ordinator
- Welcome Pack with all orientation and project information, meal and drinks vouchers for local Chintsa restaurants and bars, free wifi at VA32 office, free VA32 t-shirt.
- Shuttle from East London airport upon arrival and departure

Not included:

- Airfares and flights
- Travel Insurance

Project Start Dates:

See the calendar below for specific dates:

**Please note that we request arrivals and departures to be on a Monday - alternative arrivals will incur an additional charge for transport.

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Terms and Conditions of application:

- Volunteers must be aged 18+ to take part in the project.
- Volunteers must have a competent level of spoken English
- Volunteers must provide a certificate to prove that a Police Check has been undertaken in their country of residence
- Volunteers must supply payment in full before placement can be confirmed