For many, working caring for sea turtles in the Maldives can prove to be a dream. However, it is a reality that we must take into account if, in addition to traveling, we also like to help. It is the perfect job because, more than a job, it turns out to be a paid vacation in full paradise. And what else could we ask for?
The idea has been promoted by the Olive Ridley Project sea turtle rescue center in Coco Palm Dhuni Kolhu. This has published a juicy call to spend two full weeks of August on this small and ideal island of the Maldives.
The call to care for sea turtles
On the islet is where the luxurious Coco Palm Dhuni Kolhu hotel is located. Here works Dr. Claire Petros, veterinary Olive Ridley leader in the project.
This call seeks a person who wishes to practice for two weeks. In addition, these will be remunerated with an amount of 6250 USD.
Its main functions will be the following:
- Feed the sea turtles
- Keep the tanks where they live clean
- Attend rescue missions
- Release those rehabilitated turtles
- Interact with the guests of the center, as well as offer them information about these animals
- Be present at the presentations of the Olive Ridley project
How to apply for the position
Applying for the position is quite simple, as there is no specific requirement for it. Of course, you do have to be of legal age. That is, having turned 18. Otherwise, the practices are open to people of any nationality.
However, it will be necessary to go through an arduous selection process. Well, there will be many participants worldwide. If you want more information, you have a complete call on this website.