Volunteers' Application Process
The process for applying for a place to volunteer at La Giraudiere
could not be easier. It takes just 3 easy steps to put your application in place
so apply now and look forward
to your unique experience in France
You can apply for a place at La Giraudiere in just 3 simple steps so
that your application will be received and processed.
We look forward
to hearing from you!
Processing Time: Depending on the number of applications it can take
between 2 to 14 days.
Acceptance: We try to accommodate as many volunteers as possible but
please keep in mind that the group will consist of a mixture of ages
and nationalities. So please do not be disappointed if you do not get a
place and remember that you can always re-apply, change dates or even
reserve for the following year. If we cannot accommodate you we will
contact you with alternative dates to see if they suit you.
VOLUNTEERS APPLICATION FORM
If your application is accepted you will receive an email
from us confirming that a place has been reserved for you and
indicating the dates and your expected arrival date and place. With this confirmation you
will also receive a link so that you can reserve your spot by paying a
reservation deposit. All deposits are handled via the secure payment
service of PAYPAL.
When you have paid your deposit PayPal will issue you a receipt
but it is wise to email us to let us know you have paid. Once your payment is received,
your place is changed from "allocated" to "reserved" and you can start
to make your travel plans, knowing your place at La Giraudiere is confirmed.
Remember that your allocated place is up for grabs until your
reservation deposit is paid, so if you foresee a delay then let us know.
IMPORTANT - DO NOT MAKE TRAVEL PLANS UNTIL
PAID YOUR DEPOSIT AND YOUR RESERVATION IS CONFIRMED.
Once you have completed your travel plans send us an email to confirm
your arrival date and time
so that we
can meet you in Chalais.
Depending on where your are based or travelling from you may need a
visa to visit France, even as a volunteer, Once your deposit is paid
you will receive a receipt via paypal and we will send you a signed
letter confirming that you have reserved accommodation. There is a 50€
charge for this letter which is not refundable.
The 2018 program starts 23rd April 2018 and we are open until the end of October 2018