An opportunity to learn from other cultures in Nordegg, Alberta, Canada



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 Min stay requested: at least 1 month

  • Description


    We are an educational retreat facility located on the foothills of the Rocky Mountains amidst towering pines overlooking Lake.
    The Foundation was founded in 1978 to continue the ownership and administration of the Center. It is a non-profit organization supported through charitable donations.
    Our purpose:

    • To provide a safe and educational environment for Albertans.
    • To prioritize youth programs that encourages community involvement.
    • To provide facilities for seminars, workshops and conferences for any group whose goals and purposes are educational

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    The Centre is a retreat, event, outdoor education centre.
    We host different summer camps as well as different exchange groups. We also have staff members from different countries (Spain, Australia, Germany, New Zealand, Hong Kong...)
    It is a great opportunity to learn from all these cultures while in Canada.

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

    Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.

  • Help


    We would love to have some help doing some general maintenance duties (paint decks, cutting the lawn...) as well as assisting the kitchen or housekeeping staff when needed.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    You will be staying in a trailer. It is a shared accommodation with another staff member (sharing the kitchen and living room, but with your own bedroom and bathroom)

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    This place is located in a beautiful setting, open to a variety of outdoor recreations such as hiking, rock climbing, scrambling, mountain biking, paddling, fishing, ice climbing, etc.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    6-8 hours per day

Host ref number: 454489224346