Animal Rescue Volunteer in Huanchaco!


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This opportunity is perfect for you if you enjoy spending time with animals and aim to have a positive impact on whatever community you are a part of. The refuge centre is in an informal settlement outside of Huanchaco and can accommodate up to 60 dogs. The owner and local volunteers are always in need of motivated assistance from genuinely interested volunteers with a passion for animal welfare as well as support from qualified veterinary staff.


Title

20 horas por semana

Cuidado de Animais: Ajude a cuidar do bem-estar e saúde de animais.

Trabalho social: Ajude comunidades locais.


O que você recebe

2 dias livres por semana

Quarto compartilhado: Você terá uma cama em um quarto compartilhado, ou seja, irá dividir o quarto com outras pessoas.

Quarto da equipe: Você terá uma cama em um quarto compartilhado, ou seja, irá dividir o quarto com outras pessoas.

Passeios de graça: Te levamos para fazer tours e passeios pela cidade. De graça!

Trilhas de graça: Te levamos para fazer excursões e trilhas pela cidade. De graça!

Festas de graça: Ganhe entrada gratuita para as melhores festas da cidade.

Eventos de graça: Ganhe entrada gratuita para os melhores eventos da cidade.

Carona na chegada: Te buscamos na sua chegada a cidade e damos uma carona até aqui.

Aulas de idiomas: Participe gratuitamente das aulas de idioma no nosso espaço.

Use nossa cozinha equipada: Fique à vontade para usar nossa cozinha para cozinhar sua própria comida.

Certificado: Ganhe um certificado de conclusão quando for embora.


Requisitos

Inglês Intermediário ou Espanhol Intermediário

Tem que ter pelo menos 18 anos

Recebe voluntários sozinhos, casais e duplas de voluntários


O que não está incluso

Passagens, seguro viagem, transporte e visto


Detalhes

It should be noted that looking after the animals is physically and emotionally hard work and therefore not to everyone’s taste. However, if you have the passion to be involved in animal welfare in a hands-on capacity, then this may well be the role for you.

Please note that all volunteer positions are also available as Internships. With this add-on you will receive an extra level of mentorship and where necessary all appropriate liaison with your academic institution to ensure compliance with internship placement requirements. Please check out our website at www.otracosa.org for further in-depth information.

This role can be undertaken on a part time basis, alongside any of our other roles.


Atividades & Turnos

● Assisting with rescues of dogs, some of whom may be in distress.
● Undertake daily care activities of the dogs in the rescue centre, e.g. feeding and grooming.
● Daily cleaning of the centre is involved, it should be noted that this is hard physical work.
● Taking the dogs out for walks along the beach.
● Helping administer over the counter medicines, such as flea and worm treatments.
● Taking dogs to visit the vets and assisting in specialized care for injured or disabled dogs.
● Trying to find new homes for the dogs.


Regras

What you can expect from us:
● Personal pick-up upon arriving and walking tour through Huanchaco
● Thorough introduction to the organization
● Certified training in First Aid and Child Safeguarding
● 24/7 emergency support
● Organized activities & trips (barbeques, game nights, volunteer-lunch, team building trips) with like-minded people from all over the world
● Working in a friendly beach & surf town right next to many historical sites
● The satisfying feeling of committing your work to a good cause whilst gaining insight into a new culture
● Certificate of completion detailing your role, the project(s) you participated in and the dates you volunteered in