Hummingbird keeper - paid work experience
Istituzione scientifica della Repubblica Italiana
The Centro colibrí Scientific Institution for care and breeding hummingbirds - founded by the famous professor Margherita Hack - based in an underground bunker in Udine Italy, is offering a "Working Experience" of 13 months, with a Scholarship that includes:
- An apartment in Italy, with paid expenses;
- Financial assistance worth 250 euros per the month (300 euro for students in the second year);
- A prize of 500 euro at the end of the 13 months;
- 20 days of vacation and 10 days of special permission.
No knowledge of the Italian language is required, the tutors speak English.
The offer of the "Working Experience" consists, after a training, in the autonomous management of hummingbirds (care, maintenance, feeding, etc) and the environments that house them.
At the end of 13 months you will receive the certificate of:
1st year DIPLOMA in Assistant Hummingbird Keeper, for the first year students;
2nd year GRADUATE DIPLOMA in Hummingbird Keeper, for the second year students
MINIMUM time required: 13 months
Arrival in Udine - Italy (nearby airports Venice, Treviso, Trieste and Bologna): before 23 March
Commitment: 6 days a week, full time
Location: Torreano di Martignacco, Udine, Italy
The person who will win the Scholarship for this 13 months "Working Experience", can be accompanied by a relative.
To apply please use this FORM
The closing date is 10 March 2018
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