Opportunities

Internships

If you have a passion for growing nutrient dense food and seed saving or food forests and propagating trees for around your home, teaching others or starting your own business, Koanga offers several 3 month internships at no cost, designed to help you on your journey. More information on our internships here 

Light Earth Building Internship with Kay & Bob Beginning before February 2nd.

Kay & Bob are looking for somebody who already has building skills and is keen to learn and experience light earth building techniques and appropriate technology including toilet and grey water systems, cooking, heating low cost light earth legal building etc. and who is keen to do a Permaculture Design Course (PDC).

They are looking for somebody used to outdoor work and passionate about bringing building back to being low cost and natural.

They are offering a 10 week Internship which can include a PDC for the right person. You will be mentored in the building work by Bob and will work with Bob most of the time, but will also be required to be capable of working alone at times.

They are about to fill the light earth walls on our garden shed, on the flash chicken house as well as the mushroom farm with even more exciting projects after that. They expect in return 6 hour days.

You will be camping with other Koanga Interns, bring your own tent, with rocket stove showers, a river to swim in, some meals are with a bigger group of Koanga staff and interns, others you will cook, we will provide the food. Dinners will mostly be with Kay and Bob.

E-mail contact@koanga.org.nz with Light Earth Building internship in the subject heading