Volunteering Opportunity in Kielce, Poland During 5 Months

URGENT: Searching for a candidate for Volunteering in a European Voluntary Service (EVS) project in Kielce, Poland

Core activities will take place in a primary school with disabled children. Some activities will be also performed in the office of the Regional Volunteering Centre.

Duration: 5 months

Application deadline: 19 April 2019

Some of the tasks of the volunteer:

  • Preparing and delivering workshops for children in school – in accordance with the capacity and skills of volunteers and the needs of the school
  • Supporting organization of various school events (e.g. Independence Day, Christmas, Grandmother’s Day etc.)
  • Supporting language classes (introducing games and different activities within formal setting)
  • Preparing afterschool classes. Promoting volunteering (local and European) in schools
  • In the case of integrating facilities – supporting disabled children in dressing up, washing hands, eating meals, etc
  • Taking care of the visibility of the project (taking and posting pictures on Facebook, running a blog, preparing a calendar, creating a movie etc.)
  • Participating in international events to create a space for interaction between foreigners in Kielce (students, EVS volunteers, interns) with locals
  • Participating in a Polish language course, monthly meetings with teachers, volunteers and coordinators, preparing new content for workshops (we will, of course, help you with that)
  • Providing workshops in the frame of “Youth Station”
  • Participating in On-Arrival and Mid-Term training organized by the Polish National Agency
  • Occasionally helping in the office

Candidate Criteria:

  • The candidates should be between 18 and 30 years old
  • He/she should be from a European Union or a neighbouring country
  • He/she should be enthusiastic, open-minded, and willing to acquire experience in working with children and youth

Volunteers are provided with:

  • Means of transport to Kielce, Poland;
  • Every volunteer will have his own room in shared accommodation with other EVS volunteers;
  • Sheets and equipped kitchen;
  • Pocket money (120 euros each month);
  • Money for food (100 euros each month and the possibility to cook in the flat);
  • Local transport: The volunteer will be provided with a monthly pass for public transport;
  • International certificate for participation in Erasmus + program;

By that project, volunteers can spread their passions among young people in the region, as well as develop their language and facilitation skills, they will learn how to promote and organize an event and how to work in a varied and multicultural environment (we’re hosting 16 volunteers from 7 different countries).

You can find more information following this link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-zCeHRZwBB8fyayoYy-HFq3bx9ti-RmU/view

To apply, please send an email with your CV and a cover letter in English to volunteer@foryoubg.org