Our Chalet offers an exciting volunteer leadership development programme and short-term volunteer opportunities.


Thousands of volunteer service hours each year are dedicated to Our Chalet by its staff team and supporting groups in order to create unforgettable once in a lifetime experiences for all who visit.

You can hear all about the experiences of former Volunteers and Interns on our blog.

There are many different types of volunteering position available:

  • Our Chalet Assistant - this is a seasonal position of 3 months (2 in autumn). Check out the application deadlines for each season.
  • Short Term Volunteer - this position is as required during busy times of the season or for special projects and usually lasts 1 week to 2 months.
  • Ready Steady Go - this is an annual event for volunteers to help prepare Our Chalet for the summer season. 
  • Intern positions - these are 3 to 6 month positions in a variety of roles depending on the season.

Join our volunteer team and be a part of the Our Chalet success story!

Please note: If you are outside of the EU, Swiss visa rules mean you must be aged under 35 at the time of volunteering and have not previously had a volunteer visa for Switzerland.

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