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Travel2Connect

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Travel2Connect is a small-scale social enterprise that offers interns and volunteers the opportunity - if you are open to it - to learn from a different culture. We will put you in direct contact with ...

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Care or welfare workers - Volunteer work in The Gambia.

Care or welfare workers - Volunteer work in The Gambia.

Project role (Temporary) · Flexible hours · Starting from 23 Oct 2023
Noordwijkerschans 96, 3432 TB Nieuwegein, Nederland
EnglishSocial contactCare workAssistanceFirst aid
WellbeingHealthPeople with disabilities
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Contact person

Petra van den HeuvelAsk Petra a question or contact the organiser directly at [email protected] or +31 642794428.

Summary

Do you want to gain a unique experience as a care or welfare worker in a developing country such as The Gambia?

Detailed description

Would you like to gain a unique experience as a volunteer care or welfare worker in a developing country such as the Gambia? Then this is the ideal way to gain practical work experience in healthcare or on a welfare project. You learn to gain a better understanding of living conditions and healthcare in a developing country. As a volunteer you will learn essential skills and provide basic assistance. Travel2Connect collaborates with various projects. You can work as a pharmacist's assistant, as a dental assistant, as a care assistant for the disabled, as a doctor's assistant, carer or nurse. You will work with the local staff and observe trained professionals. Depending on your experience or training, you can work in a local or private hospital, a doctor's office, a pharmacy or a mobile dental office. You can also work on a project for children with disabilities. Whichever care or welfare project you choose, you will always gain a special experience.


We ask

* You are at least 18 years old on the departure date.

* You are physically and mentally healthy.

* You are decisive, helpful, reliable and you are interested in other cultures.

* You have experience regarding the vacancy or you are following a course for this.

* There is a registration procedure.

* You pay the costs that volunteer work in The Gambia entails, such as e.g. preparation and supervision costs, ticket, accommodation costs and meals.


We offer

* Interesting projects from which you will learn a lot.

* A good preparation in the Netherlands and guidance in The Gambia..

* Pick up service from the airport.

* Introduction day in the Gambia.

* A guest address that serves as a home base and where you can go as a volunteer with questions and relax yourself.

* Various possibilities for trips and/or workshops.


For more information, visit our website https://travel2connect.nl or contact us at [email protected]

What we will provide to volunteers

🤝 Extra support

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About Travel2Connect

Travel2Connect is a small-scale social enterprise that offers interns and volunteers the opportunity - if you are open to it - to learn from a different culture. We will put you in direct contact with the local residents of Gambia or Senegal. We strive for you to have an authentic and unique experience that will stay with you for a lifetime.
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