Environmentalist Volunteer

Published

05/16/2018

Time Commitment

Part time (10-30 hrs/wk)

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)

Address

Urbanización Covicorti
Condominio Tierra Verde Bloque C
Trujillo
La Libertad

Peru

Description

Sayariy-Resurgiendo is a Peruvian NGO working directly with people from disadvantaged communities, building safe spaces where children can grow up in an environment free of violence but with respect and equality of opportunities. We promote environmental awareness, as well as historical and cultural memory. Our programs are developed with the involvement of the local communities and the volunteers become part of a cultural exchange which helps reinforce and promote knowledge.

We are growing since 2015 and collaborate at grass roots to promote 3 areas;

  •         Education
  •         Economic Empowerment
  •         Mental Health and Human Rights

To achieve this a healtly, sustainable living environment is necessary.

These communities are established in hillsides amongst debris and rubbish deposits, limited accesss to water and dry expanses.

This is why we invite an enthusiastic and forward-thinking person to help develop and coordinate sustainable environmental projects.


OBJETIVES:


  • Create a sustainable, safe and healthy environment for the community.
  • Provide clean spaces, adequate water availability and vegetation growth.
  • Make a positive impact by taking care of the enviroment, ourselves and future generations, instilling sustainable practices.


REQUIREMENTS:


  • Min. 3 months
  • Min. 21 years old +
  • Experience in resource and environmental planning
  • Be dynamic and creative
  • Enjoy being part of a team
  • Gender equality awareness
  • Patience
  • Ready to learn about new cultures
  • Knowledge exchange
  • Intermediate to advanced level of Spanish
  • Good communication skills


DESIRED:


  • Environmentalist Studies or equivalent Degree
  • Gender awareness


BENEFITS:


  • Certificate upon completion
  • Welcome Pack
  • Induction and on-going support
  • Enjoy a different culture
  • Develop knowledge
  • Enhance your Spanish
  • Be part of an international team
  • Accommodation and utilities covered

Fee Required

Benefits

  • Training Provided
  • Housing Available
  • Language/Cultural Support Available

Benefits

  • Groups
  • Families
  • International Volunteers

How To Apply

volunteering@sayariyperu.org
http://sayariyperu.org/volunteering/

Please fill out the online questionnaire and email CV/resume to volunteering@sayariyperu.org


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