Volunteer Positions and other Opportunities at Kasanka National Park

The Kasanka Trust has always relied heavily of the work of volunteers and we remain extremely grateful for their support.

Please see below for our current available positions . You can apply by filling out the form, and we will get back to you once your application has been reviewed.

Fundraising Consultant

Time frame: 15 days
Start Date: March 2018

Apply by: 28th February 2018

We’re looking for a Fundraising Consultant to develop a Fundraising Strategy for Kasanka Trust. This person will work from Lusaka, but visit Kasanka National Park at least once to interact with management. Please only apply if you have the desired qualifications. For more information please see ToR_Fundraising Strategy Kasanka Trust

Forestry and GIS Specialist

Time frame: Flexible up to 1 year
Start Date: Immediately

We’re looking for an enthusiastic Forestry and GIS Specialist, to live and work at Kasanka National Park for a period of up to one year. The volunteer will work on our Fire Management Programme which utilises early burning to reduce the impact of hot destructive fires, in combination with a well developed network of fire breaks designed to protect fire sensitive habitats. The Volunteer will use GIS monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of the Fire Management Programme by measuring the number and extent of unplanned fires late in the dry season.


Tourism Assistant

Time frame: 6 months
Start Date: Immediately

We’re looking for an enthusiastic, confident tourism assistant to help with events and management of tourists during the busy tourist season (July to December). The volunteer should be available for approximately 6 months (however other periods may be available). The trust can offer accommodation on site and the opportunity to gain valuable work experience in an amazing environment!

Volunteer Application Form

Before applying, it's important to note that volunteers will have to cover the cost of their living whilst at Kasanka. They will have to make their own way to Lusaka, but from there Kasanka can assist in organising their transport to the national park. All volunteer experiences are unique and details will be arranged with Kasanka management prior to commencement.

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