Hi and Hola ! we are a non-profit Animal Welfare foundation and small hotel operating in Guerrero, Mexico.
Our life revolves around our guests , around our rescues and community projects .
We are looking for young active fit people who want to do something special and worthwhile.
We rescue animals that have been abused, neglected, abandoned and give them safety, love and comfort in our fenced open air sanctuary, while looking for permanent homes.
We take care of dogs , cats, occasionally horses. We normally have between 20-120 animals in our care .
We organize free and low cost mass spay and neuter clinics, night teams set traps to catch and spay and neuter feral and street cats, we go to local schools with classes on animal welfare , summer camps for children, and education for adults.
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Betreuung von Tieren
Hilfe mit Touristen
Hilfe bei Kunstprojekten
Hilfe mit Computer / Internet
you will have the opportunity to live in the authentic rural Mexican fishing village , socialize daily with local people , learn about our Charity Foundation . Widen your horizons , practice Spanish and English skills , learn mexican cooking and crafts .
There are various tasks at the Sanctuary and Hotel . Hotel is located right by the beach in a small fishing village. Sanctuary is located 30 minutes walk from the hotel in the country side.
UPDATE as of January 9 position at the hotel is taken, you are welcome to apply for other months .
as of January 1 , 2020 - URGENT position available at the Hotel - We are looking for a mature, active , energetic, sociable, happy person or two who will be in charge of guests interactions :
check in and check out, showing new guests around the property and the village, booking tours and activities , taking guests kayaking, hiking , boating, fishing, horse riding , organizing happy hours, preparing drinks, organizing movie nights, bonfires , karaoke etc daily taking photos and posting on social media and teaching our staff English.
other positions could be available as well
🐾 caring for animals, especially dogs, like feeding, cleaning the space , picking up poop, socializing and training
🐾 building volunteers accommodations , fences, common areas, basic masonry and carpentry skills are required
🐾 social media marketing , take photos, post regular updates in english and spanish, improve our social media visibility and online presence, write and submit articles, start and write a blog. Create promo and marketing strategies.
🐾 yoga and meditation teachers, tai chi teachers.
ANY VOLUNTEER should be prepared to spend time with animals , socializing , walking and hanging out, bathing, picking ticks, taking the vet .
English, Spanish, Russian
current accommodation available is a hotel room with en suite bathroom with two twin beds for 1 or 2 volunteers.
WE LOVE: Animals lovers! team players, motivated people who can take initiative! We can’t always tell you exactly what to do, if you are done with your tasks - look around and go wherever he,o is needed , or chat with guests or play with the dogs !
our ideal volunteer has great common sense , good sense of humor, ability to work without supervision, open minded, very flexible, with good energy, happy smile on their faces, willing to learn, help, listen and respect our rules. Mature. No Drama .
In decent physical condition, Fluent English and preferably fluent Spanish.
be prepared to : save lives, get dirty of needed , nice winters, hot summers , mosquitoes and sand fleas , power might go off on occasion, slow internet.
be willing to : put the Guests and Animals first !
FREE TIME : we are located steps from the most beautiful beach and surrounded by dry tropical jungle, with many lagoons, rustic walking and biking trails. Our volunteers during their free time will enjoy exploring rural Mexico , practicing spanish, learning mexican cooking, socializing with locals, exploring neighboring towns, learning the culture, traditions, as well as kayaking, surfing, snorkeling, exploring the jungle, wild life watching.
we will provide a room and 3 meals a day
- you will be having a delicious hot full mexican breakfast at the hotel
- at the breakfast you will make a plate to warm up for lunch
- fresh fruit is often available at the hotel for a snack
- you will be given a small amount of money enough to buy basic dinner in the village
Drivers license is a big bonus.
Previous experience in hospitality industry is desired, but not necessary, as long as you have the right personality .
Your first and last days will be counted as days off.
Max 25 hours a week with 2 days off
The hours a week will be flexible, over split shifts, not a block.
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5 hours/day, 5 days/week