Internship Track: Business
Type of Internship: Business
Country: Botswana
Status:
Teaser: Come and join a team that is meeting the physical needs of locals through aquaponics farming. As you learn, manage, and help expand the aquaponics greenhouse system, you will be able to love and be a neighbor to many wonderful people living in Gabarone, Botswana. Come join us as we bring love and hope to this city! 
Suggested Dates: Flexible
Date Flexibility: Flexible: possible timeframe 2-10 months
Cost:

 

plus airfare and emergency medical insurance.*According to current currency exchange rates and your estimated time commitment. To be adjusted to actual dates of internship and actual exchange rates at the time of internship.

Number of Interns Needed: 2
Positions still available: 2
Description:

Roles and Responsibilities:

a) Aquaponics tunnel;

b) Farming God's way tunnel;

c) composting;

d) laying hens;

e) raised beds;

f) broiler production;

g) landscaping/yard maintenance and improvement. All over 3 hectares.

h) Would also like to consider tree crop production of Moringa or fruit varieties.

i) Children's ministry is open for Sunday's at local village church plant where my wife April currently tries her best but needs help.

j) Preschool just two blocks away is available to serve.

k) Scripture Union club at local Junior Secondary, grades 8, 9 & 10 available.

l) Many opportunities to present themselves at soon to be open bookstore/café for ministry.

Skills/ Experience Required: Any of the following backgrounds, skills or education: agriculture, water/waste-water management, biology, aquaculture, business, construction, marketing, general sciences, hospitality
Qualifications of on-field supervisor: Agriculturist, Missionary, Teacher
Is a homestay with a national possible? No

 

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