Vacancy for EVS volunteer in Netherlands 12 months

  • Location: Almere, Netherlands
  • Deadline: 19/03/2014
  • Start: 01/09/2014
  • End: 01/09/2015
  • AAP is a leading European rescue and rehabilitation center for exotic animals (primates and other mammals).
Since 2008 we have regularly hosted long term EVS volunteers. Since 2013, our Spanish branch Primadomus is EVS accredited as well and will be able to receive her first volunteers from September 2014. For all details see http://www.aap.nl/english/component/option,com_vacatures/Itemid,14/id,65/

Tasks

The EVS volunteers assist in the daily care for the rescued animals. In Primadomus also a position for Communication&Education volunteer is available. For all details on their activities see http://www.aap.nl/english/component/option,com_vacatures/Itemid,14/id,65/

Criteria

EU citizenship, age between 18 and 30 yrs, sufficient level of English is required (as clear communication while working with potentially dangerous animals is crucial).

Procedure

From the applications received we make a selection of ca. 20 candidates who will be contacted for an interview (face-to-face for Dutch candidates and telephone/skype interview for non-Dutch ones). With the definitive candidates and their SO’s AAP will apply for the EVS grant within Erasmus+ Programme.