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Short and Long term Volunteer at ATO in Bénin

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Position Description:
- Feeding primates and cleaning their enclosures
- Daily tasks inherent in the center (preparation of meals, cleaning of common areas, etc.)
- According to the work of the moment: DIY, painting, creation of enrichment, etc.

No special qualification is required, to be motivated is the key, must have a real desire to engage and advance the project, show initiative, love animals, not be afraid of spiders, snakes, scorpions, heat or rain depending on the season. Working days are long and busy, you have to be in good physical condition.

Conversational French required


Support provided for internship/volunteer positions (travel, meals, lodging):
Room and board is provided by ATO, fees depending of duration. The volunteer is responsible for airfare and other travel costs (e.g. health and travel insurance, spending money)
The center has potable water, electricity and a web connection at the charge of the volunteer.

Term of Appointment:
1 week minimum

Application Deadline:
Applications accepted on a rolling basis.

For additional information and questions, please contact Laurence DUTHU

Contact Information:
Laurence DUTHU, none


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