Mechanics and Handyperson Trainer – Gambia
Share God's love at a rural hospital compound near Sibanor. WEC has a small ward and a specialist HIV clinic here. Make a practical difference to the hospital and help ensure its smooth running.
Oversee training of local mechanics in workshop admin, vehicle repairs, joinery, plumbing, coordinating different projects.
Qualities & Gifts Sought
No qualifications requested, some experience preferred. Supervision provided by station leader. Accommodation in mission guesthouse or local 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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