Work-Trade opportunities for 2017 Summer Camp
Our International Summer Camp is a volunteer based event. We have several part-time jobs during the camp that we offer in trade for part of the camp fee.
These positions are ideal for people who are eager to participate in the camp but need to find another way to pay the fee. Your camp fee will be reduced according to workload.
It is important that you understand that as a work-trade participant you will not be able to attend all sessions of the camp.
Please apply only if you have the required skills and be specific about the job you are applying for.
Site preparation and set up (July)
Build local floor beds out of bamboo
Build and maintain outdoor showers and local eco toilets
Required Skills: Ability to follow directions and take responsibility for job completion, some carpentry experience, thinking creatively, problem solving, must be physically fit and able to work self directed
Works under direction of lead cook.
Work with wood cookstove
Required skills: Love for food and serving food, some food safety knowledge, open to new ideas and suggestions from participants, team player, time conscious, happily get up early for breakfast duty, able to enroll help in a positive way,
Guest facilitator (During Camp August 21-27)
If you have a specific skill to offer, we invite you to write to us. Our planning team will consider if your topic/ activity suits this camp.
We expect: Good communication skills, well prepared sessions, applicable expertise, passionate attitude regarding your topic
Camp caretaker (During Camp August 21-27)
Oversees chores like cleaning, dishes etc.
Makes sure supplies are in place
Works with coordinator, cook and facilitators
Responsible for waste management
Required skills: Attention to detail, care for place and things, ability to organize tasks, Self motivated. Self directed, works in connection with camp lead-team.
Video/ Photo documentation for internet (During and after camp)
Shooting quality footage
Regular posting to media
Production of documentary video
Skills: experience with film and photo, experience editing and publishing media, high communication skills, organizational skills, and of course creativity
Now’s the time to apply:
Please fill out all spaces of the form below. We will review all applications and communicate with you. Thank you from the volunteers of Better World Bamenda