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Caterer/cook in New Zealand

NZ mtc kitchen

Trip #2394

  • Mission Trip Agency

    WEC International

    Offering agency

  • Mission Trip Location

    New Zealand, Oceania

  • Mission Trip Dates

    Customizable: Jan or Jun 2020

    Lasts between 6 months to 2 years

  • Mission Trip Ministry

    Hospitality & Cooking

  • Mission Trip Cost

    *see notes below or inquire for details

Cook or catering in New Zealand at the WEC Headquarters near Hamilton on the north Island.

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What the Mission Trip Will Be Like

NZ mtc diningroom A cook, either permanent or short-term, is needed for the New Zealand Headquarters kitchen. The duties includes
managing the kitchen of WEC’s headquarters, catering meals for up to 30 people during mission orientation programs (March-May and August-October), and providing refreshments for conferences. This would suit a person with an interest in cross-cultural ministry and a heart for people.

Be part of the HQ staff team based at Gordonton near Hamilton. On-site accommodation is available. There is an MTC (Missionary Training Center) on the same site and staff and students live on the campus permitting close fellowship. The school is not monastic, but staff and students share meals together and work at manual projects on the property.

Must be between 18 and 30 years old for visa reasons.

Relation of Opportunity to National Church and/or Long-term Goals

The students are trained in evangelism and are involved with ministry in local churches. The aim of the New Zealand MTC is to provide the best possible holistic training for long-term cross-cultural missionary service. The sending branch is focused on reaching people, planting churches, and mobilizing for mission.

Participant Information, Recommendations, Requirements

Participant Age

College and Adult

Eligible to Go

Individuals and Married Couples


Experience cooking. Must be between 18 and 30 years old for visa reasons.

If applying from a country other than the USA please go to and find the sending country nearest you.


Mission Trip Offered By WEC International

WEC International

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WEC International is an international (members from 55+ nationalities), interdenominational mission agency. WEC is one of the ten largest church planting mission agencies in the world. WEC endeavours to bring the gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ to the remaining unevangelized peoples with the utmost urgency. WECers plant churches in many countries around the world with locations in Africa, Asia, North Africa, Central Asia, Europe, Latin America, Middle East and South Pacific. To find out more about WEC International in the USA visit WEC USA has 3 short term programs: Discovery (individuals or teams that go out up to 3 months; WEC Trek (individuals that go from 3 months - 12 months) and WEC Core (individuals that go for 2 years). If you are looking to apply from another country please check for the sending base in your country.

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Mission Trip Details

Location Information

New Zealand


Start date
Customizable: Jan or Jun 2020
6 months to 2 years

Demographics of People Being Ministered To

staff and students
People Group(s)
mostly New Zealanders
Christians preparing for ministry


Funds needed
*see notes below or inquire for details
Costs of WEC Trek trips are not fixed due to the flexibility we offer. Costs will depend on where you want to go, how long you want to stay and airfare costs.

Training and Debriefing

Pre-field Training
Post-field Debrief
Pre-Field Training through activities and reading guided by a pre-field manual followed by a 1 week orientation training at the WEC HQ near Philadelphia, PA. Debriefing for 3 days immediately on return of the trip at the WEC HQ. If applying from a country other than the USA please go to and find the sending country nearest you.

Application Information

How to apply
Send an inquiry for details on the application process for this mission trip.

Other Information

More information about WEC Trek, the short-term ministry of WEC International,can be found on our web page Click on the Trek program closest to your location. Other opportunities in the 10/40 window, not listed here, are also available on our web page.