Center for environmental education

WT012

Company Description

This center for environmental investigation and education is located in a small resort in the Andes, about 70 km from the next bigger city (Talca). The NGO is sponsored by the United Nations and the British government. The aim is to conserve the ecosystem of the area. Apart from the financial support from the government, they receive benefits from reknown organizations (ASHOKA, DuocUC, FONADIS, Ilustre Municipalidad de San Clemente, JUNAEB, CONAF). In addition to research work, they offer all kind of touristic programs like horseriding, trekking, photosafari and a lot more.

Work Period

Ideally 3 months between October and March

Tasks

  • Work as a tour guide
  • Customer service support and gastronomy
  • First aid
  • Practical application of knowledge in language and natural science

Schedule

upon agreement

Remuneration

No

Benefits

Accommodation and the opportunity to get to know the Chilean ecosystem with two biologists

Requirements

  • At least 20 years of age
  • Good command of the English language
  • Interests for outdoor activities, ecological awareness
  • Knowledge in first aid and risk prevention