Tie and Dye Tutor for Adolescents and Young People Job in Nigeria

 We are an indigenous non-profit and non-governmental organization with Head Office in Abuja and field offices in several locations across Nigeria. We are in the business of saving lives, making life more meaningful and productive for all Nigerians and especially for people living with; and affected by HIV. It is an organization built on strong core values, we believe strongly in commitment, innovation, inspiring leadership, and partnerships.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Tie and Dye Tutor for Adolescents and Young People

Location: Mushin, Lagos
Employment Type: Short-Term Hire

Duration: 3 months

Job Summary

  • We are seeking a talented and passionate Tie and Dye Tutor to join our team, specializing in providing hands-on textile design and tailoring instruction to adolescents and young children.
  • This role involves teaching basic sewing skills, garment construction techniques, and fostering creativity and confidence in young learners.
  • The ideal candidate will have the skills to create visually appealing textiles with excellent communication abilities and a genuine interest in nurturing the creativity and skills of other young individuals. Past beneficiaries of the AYP Hub in Mushin are especially encouraged to apply.

Tie and Dye Instruction:

  • Develop and implement age-appropriate Tie and Dye curriculum and lesson plans for adolescents and young children, covering basic to intermediate Tie and Dye techniques.
  • Teach fundamental skills for creating visually appealing materials using Tie and Dye.
  • Demonstrate the proper use of Tie and Dye tools and equipment, ensuring safety and proper maintenance.

Garment Construction:

  • Guide students through the process of garment color selection and pattern design, ensuring creativity and personalization.
  • Provide instruction on basic sewing techniques to create simple garments from tie-dyed fabrics.

Fabric Selection and Care:

  • Educate students on different types of fabrics, their characteristics, and suitability for various projects.
  • Discuss fabric care and maintenance techniques, including washing, pressing, and storing fabric to prolong its lifespan.

Creative Projects and Design:

  • Inspire creativity and individuality through personalized Tie and Dye projects and design challenges.
  • Encourage students to explore their personal style and express themselves through fabric, color selection, and customization.

Mentorship and Support:

  • Provide guidance, encouragement, and constructive feedback to students, helping them build confidence and develop their skills.
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive learning environment where all students feel valued and empowered to learn and grow.


  • Related vocational certifications if applicable.
  • SSCE minimum.
  • Experience teaching adolescents and young people.


  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to engage and connect with young persons.
  • A deep understanding of tailoring, sewing, and garment construction techniques.
  • Ability to demonstrate and teach proper use of tailoring tools and machines to their students.
  • Ability to design and deliver effective lessons to students.
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for working with adolescents and young people.

Other Requirements:

  • Willingness to undergo background checks and any necessary certifications related to working with children.
  • Availability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends, to accommodate class schedules and events.

Application Closing Date
16th May, 2024.

    Method of Application
    Interested and qualified candidates should:
    Click here to apply online
    Submit their current CV and Suitability Statement (not more than 200 words indicating position and location) in Microsoft Word format to: projectrecruitment255@gmail.com using the JOB TITLE, LOCATION, AND APPLICANT FULL NAME as the subject of the email e.g. Tie and Dye Tutor for Adolescents and Young People - Lagos, ADESUWA NWACHUKWU


    • It is important to apply via the link and the mail, as applications sent to ONLY the email address will be considered invalid.
    • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted to advance to the next stage of the selection process
    • Qualified Locals and residents of these locations are encouraged to apply
    • Applications are reviewed in the order of arrival, and we reserve the right to close the offer before the term initially indicated if suitable applications are received.