Program Assistant Internships – Inspired Horizons

Program Assistant Internships
Organisational Description

Inspired Horizons is a non-governmental, non-profit making youth organisation that aims to change the narrative of academic excellence and promote quality education in Botswana. The organisation’s mandate shares a core interest in line with both Botswana’s Vision 2016 pillar of ‘An educated, informed nation and the Sustainable Development Goal of ‘Quality Education’.

Mission: To actively promote a mindset-change in how society views academic excellence, and encourage the recognition of well-rounded and passionate young leaders.

Vision: To achieve a Botswana that systematically, institutionally and ideationally recognizes a new narrative of academic excellence, worthy of being nurtured and celebrated.

Position Description
Program Asst. works with IHA staff developing communications and helping to plan and execute events and educational programs. Responsibilities include researching, writing, organizing, arranging facilities and catering, and promoting events to members and to the community. Duties will be approximately 70% project oriented and 30% clerical. Clerical duties include working with organizational database, mailings to members, and general assistance. Normally they range from 4-10 weeks, with possible permanent placements.

Qualifications:
• Excels at planning, organizing, and prioritizing
• Demonstrates solid written and verbal communication skills
• Adapts competently to changing circumstances
• Exhibits energy and enthusiasm and an interest in working in the nonprofit sector

Submit your CV and a short cover e-mail outlining your suitability for the role:
Email: kdisepo.ihabw@gmail.com
Date: Apply as soon as possible.
For more questions get in touch with:
Executive Director: Kennedy Letlhogela; or send an email to enquiries.ihabw@gmail.com.