Help in a sailing school on Como Lake, Italy

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Availability

  2024 

 Min stay requested: at least 1 month

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  • Description

    Description

    WE NEED PEOPLE EXPERIENCED IN SAILING AND WINDSURFING From JUNE UNTIL THE END OF SEPTEMBER AND A PERSON FOR HELP IN GENERAL OPERATIONS SUCH AS CLEANING, WELCOMING GUESTS ( 4/5 weeks)

    We are a non-profit sailing association located in Dorio, on the beautiful Como Lake (Italy). We are a sailing school, therefore we organize courses on sailing boat, catamaran and windsurf.
    Our association also allows its members to hire one of its boats and to use its equipment. Our members have also access to all it's facilities (nautical base directly on the beach of Dorio, dormitory and warehouse in Colico). We have instructors in all the sailing disciplines. The staff is very large, young and nice and each member is a volunteer.
    Joining us will allow you to learn our beloved sports and appreciate the beauty of Lake Como.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Jardinagem
    Manutenção geral
  • UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will find a lot of friends both in the Staff and among all members. You will have the chance to improve your italian and practice some watersports.

  • Help

    Help

    We are looking for some smart guys/girsl helping us at the sailing school, mainly in teaching sailing, but also in gardening and other maintenance jobs.
    In return we will provide the accommodation for all the period. Depending on the quality and duration of the work done, we could offer also the meals and the chance to learn and practice sailing and windsurfing for free.
    We are looking for long stays (4/5 weeks)

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Italian: Fluent
    English: Intermediate

    This host offers a language exchange
    Our staff is mainly formed of italian guys, ad well as our guests: most of us/them understand and speak English, but it will surely be a big Italian immersion!

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    You are living with other volunteers, sleeping in our dormitory.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    In your time off, you can go around on Como lake, visiting beutiful towns like Bellagio or Varenna.
    Moreover you can learn sailing or windsurfing.

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    It's very hard to define a precise amount of working hours, because life at the camp never stops: there is no clear boundary between working hours and free time. We ensure you'll have time to rest and to sail, and about two free day per week. the total am

Host ref number: 554593962563

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