Volunteer Short and Long term options

From time to time, we are looking for short-team volunteers (up to 1 month) to come and work at KCC in the Ugandan school holiday periods during Easter and August. We would also like to hear from you if you are interested in working for KCC as an intern for 6 months or longer, working either in the UK office or at Kampala Children's Centre, or by splitting your time between both locations.

If you are traveling alone, we encourage you to join up with another group in order to work on a specific project together. We will help link you up to groups booked to volunteer at KCC during the holiday periods.

Listed below are some of the projects and areas you could work with Kampala Children's Centre on:


  • Tiling
  • Roofing
  • Painting and decoration
  • Landscape gardening


Work with children - this will involve and element of teaching, which will usually be in the areas of English, Math, Health Education and other areas in the Ugandan curriculum.

We are looking for teachers with the following skills:

  • Nursery school
  • Primary school (Elementary, Middle or High School)
  • Music and Drama
  • Sports and Physical Education
  • Carpentry
  • Computers and IT

We are also looking for people with knowledge of the following vocational skills:

  • Carpentry
  • Gardening and Agriculture
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Computers and IT

If you would like to be involved in any of these projects, fill out our online form for more information.