Volunteering in a Gallo-Roman farm (Archeoparc Malagne)

Volunteering in a Gallo-Roman farm (Archeoparc Malagne)

Archeoparc Malagne

Rochefort, Belgium

The application deadline has passed.

Activity description

Malagne Archéoparc is a non-profit organisation managing a Gallo-roman archaeological site. Its aims are to enhance and protect the heritages, to pass on and share knowledges about Gallo roman history through know-hows and techniques,to make the past alive through scientific researches based on experimental archaeology, through animals living on site... and rediscovering of old techniques. The volunteers' (2) tasks will be to help in mostly manual tasks: gardening, fixing fences, pruning, building shelters and bridgefoot, taking care of the animals to help the team in the maintenance of the archeological site. To a lesser extent, volunteers can be involved in pedagogical tasks: helping the pedagogical staff with groups of children visiting, supporting during the re-enactement event, showing how to bake bread, forge with traditional techniques. Busy period from April until October. APPLY HERE : https://compagnonsbatisseurs.world/activities/long-term/esc-volunteering/malagne/ !!!

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

Accommodation: the volunteers will have a private room in a fully-equipped shared house or apartment in the city of Rochefort with other ESC volunteers (1.5 km away from the Archéoparc). Food: the volunteer will receive a budget and will take care of the meals by her/himself. Participation in the ESC is free of charge for the participant, except for exceptional contribution to travel costs. The volunteer will receive free board and lodging during the whole activity. In addition, she/he will receive a small allowance (pocket money) for personal expenses throughout the duration of the activity

Training during the activity

On-arrival and mid-term seminars from the Belgian French-speaking National Agency

Participant profile

TO APPLY CHECK THIS LINK AND FILL IN THE FORM IN THE TAB "REGISTER" : https://compagnonsbatisseurs.world/activities/long-term/esc-volunteering/malagne/ The volunteers must be motivated to join the activity; open-minded and pro-active / agreeing with a very flexible schedule throughout the year / not be afraid of spending time outside and to appreciate the contact with nature/ certificate of good conduct. It is also important not to have allergies or fear for animals.

Activity dates

A total of 52 week(s) during the period 01/03/2023 to 29/02/2024

Activity location

Rochefort Belgium

 Individual volunteering

Looking for participants from

Austria, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Finland, France, Croatia, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, Canary Islands

Activity topics

Environment and natural protection

Creativity and culture

Deadline for applications

Application deadline: 11/12/2022