Social Enterprise Developer Fellowship

Mentor & consult dozens of youth-led social start-ups

Be at the forefront of the development of UniTED’s innovative incubation format. Spend a year in Uganda, consulting on youth-led social start-ups to help make them more impactful, sustainable, and scalable.

Dates: September 2018 – August 2019. Dates are flexible by 1-2 months.

Location: Kampala, Uganda

Funding: The fellowship position is unpaid. UniTED expects costs for the year to be £5-7,000 ($7-10,000), depending on choices around living standards. Fellows will need to fundraise with the support of UniTED for this prior to travelling.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Support 40 youth-led social start-ups, spending 20 hours of contact time with each as a UniTED tutor.
  • Hold interviews with start-ups seeking to UniTED’s support.
  • Be part of a team developing the curriculum of social start-up development tools.
  • Help undertake the annual survey of UniTED’s beneficiaries.

Required Qualities:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Good communicator, especially cross-culturally
  • Entrepreneurial and adaptable mindset
  • Willingness to learn and work independently