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Environment/Horticulture Internship

Program Duration

Multiple Year, 3-6 Months

Term

Throughout the year, Winter, Spring, Fall

Dates

. This internship is available from September through early July, and the minimum time commitment is 6 months.

Qualifications

Conversational Spanish
Experience living in cross-cultural situations, preferably in Latin America
Demonstrated interest in gardening, reforestation, or other environmental/horticultural work
Ability to work cooperatively with a diverse array of people, to solve problems creatively, and to promote a positive experience for all involved
Self-motivation, responsibility, and an ability to work independently
Minimum age is 19
Minimum time commitment is 6 months

Intern Types

  • Agriculture
  • Biology
  • Development
  • Ecology
  • Environmental Management
  • Environmental Studies
  • Forestry
  • Spanish

Languages

  • Spanish

Salary/Pay

Cell phone and work expenses (e.g. local transportation, communication) will be provided. (The intern must pay his or her own travel and living expenses.)

Experience Required

yes

    Conversational Spanish• Experience working with North Americans • Ability to work cooperatively with a diverse array of people, to solve problems creatively, and to promote a positive experience for all involved • Self-motivation, responsibility, and an ability to work independently • Interest in gardening, reforestation, and other plant-orientated work

Volunteer Types

  • Agriculture
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Community Development
  • Conservation
  • Economic Development
  • Environment
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Reforestation
  • Tree Planting

Age Range

Minimum age is 19

This Program is open to

American, European, Canadian, Australian, South African, Kiwi, Worldwide and Asian Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays

Participants Travel

Independently

Typically Participants Work

Independently

Application Process Involves

  • Written Application
  • Resume
  • Essay

Typically The Application Process Time is

30 minutes