Boundless Corp

The Boundless Corp 2020 (For S6 Vacists/High School Graduates)

Boundless minds are looking for S6 Vacists/High School graduates for the Boundless Corp, an exciting training, mentorship and volunteer service experience that will prepare them for employment and entrepreneurship.

Boundless Corp

Many young people face a difficult transition from school to work and end up in unemployment because of unequal skills development. The Boundless Corp was developed from useful insights on the issue of volunteering as a pathway to employment.

Uganda’s education calendar has an 8 months’ break between high school graduation and university entry. The Boundless Corp program that emphasizes service-learning, the team can enable hundreds of young people across the country to have a head-start in the job market and emerge as entrepreneurs and leaders.

Boundless Corp is a training and placement program for high school graduates. Through project-based learning and volunteer placement, trainees interface with and learn how to solve community challenges; build civic and social awareness; character development.

The 10 weeks programme enhances the development of soft skills such as communication, critical thinking, creative problem-solving, collaboration and resilience. It involves the following core components:

  1. Practical training on soft skills
  2. Volunteer service in neighbourhood schools on extracurricular activities
  3. Mentor matching for career guidance

Programme Outline

The exciting life and career skills mentorship programme is segmented as follows:

  • 4 weeks of experiential soft skills training
    • 3 half-days (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)
  • 6 Weeks of volunteer service in neighbourhood schools
    • Exciting project work
    • Extracurricular support
  • On-going training on foundational training with mentors
    • Official communication
    • Financial literacy
    • Public speaking and presentation
    • People skills
    • Digital skills

How to Apply

Interested in enrolling for the Boundless corp? Download, fill and send the application form below to info@boundless-minds.org

Click here to download the application form

Deadline: To be communicated

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