Dive and study Spanish in Zihuatanejo, Mexico!

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Mexico

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a small dive shop/school located at the heart of downtown Zihuatanejo, in Pacific side of Mexico. We have atmosphere you would expect to find in a small dive operation. We not only have a passion for diving but our staff have been involved with conservation efforts for years and it is our philosophy to bring safe fun diving with an appreciation to the aquatic environment. We have diverse programs to help young inexperienced divers learn how to dive, learn spanish and live the mexican culture. Contact us to know more!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    Animal Care
    Help around the house
    Hospitality/Tourism
    General Maintenance

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    By interacting on a daily basis with locals and learning the local way of living life to the fullest. We have a great crew always ready to help and to mingle. We offer a very multi-cultured environment, with the obvious predominance of Mexican culture. We expect, growth on a personal level, great time improving spanish and local traditions. And knowing the underwater wonders this region has to offer. The experience in diving will be invaluable!

  • Help

    Help

    We are looking for young people that would like to live abroad in Mexico, learn the language and learn how to dive or gain more experience. Participate in conservation projects and help with the place while getting certified and having fun in the picturesque town of Zihuatanejo!

    We need help with diving logistics, welcoming visitors or going on the boat. You will be part of a small team that will take turns in going diving/snorkeling or equipment rinsing and receiving customers and giving information. Taking care of Sparta our mascot while the diving team is out is also part of volunteer occasional responsibilities.

    Help with local conservation projects.

    Your workaway experience will be enhanced if you wish to participate in the free Scuba Diving courses up to Advanced Open Water diver and other diving specialties.

    Contact us to know more about this life changing experience!

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Spanish: Intermediate

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Basic accommodation, possibly shared. We can either rent a room locally or the volunteer can be hosted at the owners place. We have plenty of space and a private room. Shared kitchen and bathroom.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    On your time off you can also do some beachcombing, surfing, kayaking, paddle surfing, hiking, metal detecting and many other

  • 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?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    5 days a week

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