Headquarters Practical Helper – Gambia
Play a pivotal role in the smooth running of WEC's headquarters and guest house compound in Fajara. Bring your skills in practical work to our team and demonstrate the good news.
If you are able to turn your hand to anything, (eg. building and maintenance, painting, basic admin work, assisting in clinics) and able to train others, we'd love to hear from you.
Qualities & Gifts Sought
Willing to work under supervision and learn about local methods and materials. Accommodation available on compound.
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The Gambia in West Africa is surrounded by Senegal and the Atlantic Ocean. Its area is 10,689 sq kilometres with a population of nearly 1,900,000. The Gambia River flows through the centre of the country and into the Atlantic Ocean. Banjul is the Gambian capital, and the largest cities are Serekunda and Brikama.
WEC's mission statement: Reaching out together in word and deed to share God’s love in the Gambia.
In the Gambia, WEC international co-operates with different government departments, non-governmental organisations and charitable organisations to support national development efforts and capacity building through its holistic ministries.
WEC international in the Gambia is registered with the government as an NGO (Non-Governmental Organisation) since 1966. We have established different social programmes in order to contribute to the development efforts of the government and other stakeholders. We have projects in agriculture, medical work, education and youth, and literacy.
[source: WEC International website]
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