Let’s Work Together

let’s work together

Current Openings

Gulu Team:
We are currently recruiting a full time Finance Officer, based in Gulu, Uganda (Ugandan nationals only). Deadline for applications: Friday 18th August 2023. You can find all the details in this document:

Board of Directors:
We are looking for a Chairperson – Board of Directors (voluntary position) to join our current Board in the Netherlands. You are welcome to share your application through info@backupuganda.org (deadline extended). Please find all the details in this document:

Frostig Traineeship Program
The Frostig Traineeship Program runs for 1 year at a time and is open to new, Ugandan graduates who completed an undergraduate course related to (inclusive or special needs) education. Being a Frostig Trainee exposes you to the practical application of your knowledge and skills related to learning difficulties & disabilities. It offers you hands-on experience in a paid position, as you get skilled up for future employment in this field.

Are you interest in becoming a Frostig Trainee? We will be welcoming applications for cohort 5 around February 2024, so keep an eye on this page and our social media channels.

Volunteering at Backup Uganda
Are you looking to find a place to share your expertise & learn more at the same time? Looks like you found it!

We are open to national and international volunteers* who are qualified, passionate & courageous enough to strengthen our Uganda team. Please fill out this form to express your interest.

* Please note that volunteer positions at Backup Uganda are not paid

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Past & current Partners
We are grateful and proud to be working together with other ground-breaking initiatives & local government departments in and beyond the education sector:

Are you…

  • Interested in inclusive education, especially for learners with learning difficulties?
  • Looking for a replicable approach to individualized support that meets every child’s learning needs?
  • Hoping to find a sustainable solution to addressing learning difficulties among learners at primary school level?

Would you like to…

  • Receive professional training for your team on our approach to identifying and helping children with learning difficulties?
  • Have us evaluate your current level of inclusiveness when it comes to your programs or your team, and work with you to integrate an effective, tailor-made approach into what you are currently doing?
  • Let our team train your teachers or teaching facilitators in how to recognize and support learners with unique learning needs?
  • Partner with us on implementing a project focused on inclusive education?

Looks like we are a match!

contact us

+31 38 4604615 (NL) / +256 7 72630078 (UG)

Zwolle, The Netherlands / Plot 75-79, Jomo Kenyatta Road (Elephante Commons), PO Box 181, Gulu, Uganda

RSIN number: 8550.35.808