Would you like to contribute to regenerative actions with the global ecovillage network that includes Australia & Oceania?
Are you interested in ecovillages, intentional communities & transition towns?
Are you interested in contributing to the positive impact that ecovillages and intentional communities are making?
Do you have good organization and communication skills?
If this excites you, then this volunteer position might be just for you!
GEN Australia is looking for 2 (two) volunteers to support with building an Australian/Oceania Ecovillage Gathering in person next year 2023!
Description of volunteer positions:
- • Together with the members of GEN Australia, create a plan, calling for resources and organize the gathering – including partnerships, funding, sponsorships.
- • Support with either planning and operational tasks or communications and social media
- • Other flexible tasks as agreed upon within the team later
- • This is a remote role where you will work from your own location with a computer/laptop and stable internet connection
- • Estimated volunteer hours: 4+ hours/week including attending meetings
- • Period of volunteering: From Jan 2023 weekly + attendance at the event – month to be confirmed – probably Sept/Oct with warmer weather.
Skills & competencies requested:
- • Fluent with online communication tools – (Google Drive, Zoom)
- • Clear, open & compassionate communication
- • Teamwork skills and ability to work independently with flexibility & adaptability
- • Strong sense of responsibility
- • Adapt at managing tasks, planning, and balancing priorities
- • Experience in Ecovillage design education or any ecovillage-related activity is a plus
Benefits of being a Volunteer for this campaign:
- • Learn more about and be a part of GEN Australia and the Global Ecovillage Network
- • Free training and event attendance & camping accommodation (min) at Narara Ecovillage
- • Build meaningful relationships, which have led to further opportunities
- • Gain experience and knowledge on event management
- • Work with passionate members of the team and work with other like-minded volunteers
If you are interested in volunteering with us, please fill in this form by Friday February 10th 2023
For further questions, contact us at email@example.com
About GEN Australia
Welcome to GEN AU – the Australian National Network comprising ecovillages, intentional communities, cohousing and transition towns.
GEN Australia educates, networks and supports regenerative living solutions that includes co-housing, urban eco-neighbourhoods, ecovillages and indigenous communities. We aim to expand on the initiatives of our network by collaborating with individuals, communities and organisations, both indigenous and non-Indigenous, across Australia in creating regenerative cultures and lifestyles.
We are a part of GENOA – The Global Ecovillage Network in Oceania and Asia.
GENOA is the regional body of the Global Ecovillage Network in Oceania and Asia. GENOA is a network of people, ecovillages and organisations working to promote ecovillage living where people live together in a sustainable way, with dignity, in harmony with each other and with nature.
You can find out more about GENOA via their Website , Facebook page and Instagram.
We invite you to join us to support the ecovillage movement in Australia.