Mexico - Our Cabana - Volunteers 2017
OUR CABANA, MEXICO - Volunteers 2017
Volunteers can come to Our Cabaña for a period of 12 - 24 weeks, depending on the season. Here you will take part in every aspect required to help run a successful programme.
Qualifications required for Volunteers:
Be a registered at a World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts Member Organization in your own country
Have a good knowledge about the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts, the World Centres and their mission
Have experience leading a unit or troop Have experience working with girls between 12 - 18 years old and adults
Have experience managing large groups of people
English or Spanish native speaker, and be willing to learn or improve the other language
Strong inter-personal skills
Be in good physical condition and able to work long hours in high altitude (1 mile or 1580metres)
Volunteer duties will cover all aspects of programming and housekeeping.
Insurance: Our Cabaña will provide travel and medical insurance coverage from the beginning of the trip until the day leaving Our Cabaña.
Note: Accommodation and meals are provided by Our Cabaña for the duration of the volunteer term. You can also apply for a travel grant to cover for up to £750 GBP on travel costs. (return, economy class covered by World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts).
For more information, application and scholarship forms https://www.wagggs.org/en/our-world/world-centres/our-cabana/volunteer/volunteers/
When: Winter/Spring: 19 Dec 2016 - 03 May 2017, June – September 2017, October – December 2017
Where: Nuestra Cabaña, Cuernavaca, Mexico
Who: Adult members 18+
How much: Approximate Flight costs ex Sydney to Mexico City $1600.00
Overseas travel insurance contribution $85.00