Apply By / Duration
Reaching people of the local community.
We prefer receiving participants during South African school terms.
School period for 2023:
Term 1: 11 Jan - 24 Mar
Term 2: 12 Apr - 23 Jun
Term 3: 18 Jul - 22 Sep
Term 4: 9 Oct - 30 Nov
The cost does not include admin fees, travel, visa or medical coverage expenses. Price excludes non-refundable deposit of £50, admin fees, travel, insurance & any possible vaccinations and is subject to change according to the exchange rate.
Applicants must be 18 or over.
If you live in the UK, please let us know the dates you hope to go and how long for.
As part of our Safeguarding policy, you may require a valid enhanced DBS certificate, which may cost an additional £20.
Frequently Asked Questions
Will there be accomodation provided?
Dormitory style housing. The accomodation is in a farm owned by the Tshega's director. It is a few km away from the school, the partcipants will be driven to the base everyday by Tshega transport.
Will there be food provided?
Monday to Friday: Dinner provided by Tshega, other meals are self-catering. The participant will have an opportunity to buy groceries almost everyday.
Do I need to make my own travel arrangements?
Please make your own travel arrangements. Information is provided on different types of transport you can use.
The cost does not include airport pick up and drop off.
What should my health condition be like?
Good and active
Do I need a visa?
Please check with you local South African embassy.
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Operation Mobilisation, The Quinta, Weston Rhyn, OSWESTRY, SY10 7LT, Shropshire, GB
Registered as a limited company by guarantee no. 2564320 and charity no.1008196 (England and Wales).
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