Zanzibar Explorer Program in
Zanzibar Island of Tanzania
takes you to the Explore the Beaches of Zanzibar. You can swim, dive,
simply relax on the beach.
information on dental volunteer opportunities in each country,
links immediately following. For general details on Africa
dental volunteer placement abroad, please scroll towards the
end of the page.
Description of Dental Volunteer Project Placements
typical four week schedule of the Basic
international volunteer program looks as follows:
and introduction to the program
Day 2: Orientation and
introduction to the local language mainly
Day 3 – 26
Placement with host family and project (eg school
Day 27: Voluntary work Placement ends. Evaluation of volunteer
Volunteer Service Abroad
an overseas dental volunteer (dentists, dental hygienist, dentals
assistants, dental and dental assistant or oral hygiene students and
intern) you will
work with local staff in support of the dental health care efforts. You
also work as a dental or dental assistant volunteer at one of the
you will assist/support the doctor/dentists or oral
hygienists in the normal
of dental work e.g. examining teeth, taking x-rays, dental
cleaning, filling, tooth removal, counseling patients, providing
assurance and moral support to patients' family, disbursing minor
We have wonderful international volunteer
for dentists and dental technicians and hygienists in a number of
African hospital dental units. You will find the Africa
medical volunteer abroad opportunity
enlightening and rewarding.
dental and medical volunteers
and overseas interns will be expected to work
between 3 to 8
hours a day.
Us for further details.