Deadline:

10 November 2019

Location:

Rønde, Denmark. 

(Partially Funded)

Description

Videns Djurs – Kalø Økologiske Landbrugsskole

At Kalø Økologiske Landbrugskole they imagine that the volunteers are enrolled in a mixed program along the year according to the season. All year long farming, including livestock (pigs, sheep, hens, cows), plants, field work, managing agricultural machinery, preparing vegetables for the farm shop etc.

More Details

The school uses their own crops and meat in the organic school kitchen. The school also have a farm shop with a large variety of vegetables, which the volunteer also will be involved in to preparing. In general the volunteer will get the opportunity to learn about domestic animal care, animals’ and plants’ annual cycles, greenhouse and outdoor farming, becoming acquainted with organic and sustainable cultivation. As animals can be hungry at all times a day, the volunteers should be prepared to work outside normal office hours.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Environment and natural protection

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, ALGERIA, CYPRUS & OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA.

Program Period

1 Year.

  • A total of 51 week(s)During the period 01/08/2020 to 31/07/2021

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • The recruitment process is open to all.
  • The volunteer should have a keen interest in learning about agriculture, organic farming and sustainability.
  • The volunteer should not afraid of getting his or her hands dirty from digging up vegetables or helping out taking care of the animals.
  • The entire recruitment and selection process will be done in a close cooperation with AFS Interkultur as the coordinating organisation.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • The volunteer will live and eat at the school together with the students, and will be expected to integrate him or herself in the social life as well as the responsibilities at Kalø økologiske Landbrugskole.
  • The school has a large selection of student driven social activities and facilities such as choir, fitness room, table tennis, pool, football etc.
  • In Aarhus the language school is placed and you can also find plenty of opportunities for spare time activities.
  • Transport (public transport) related to the project and language is covered by the programme.

How to Apply

First Step: Create profile on the official website of the opportunity, from here

Second Step: Apply online now from here

Third Step: A notification will be sent to the organisation informing them that you are interested in their placement and they will reply for your request.

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More Details

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This Scholarship Published by:
Hadeer Magdy/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Eman Morsy/ Egypt
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team