TRATWA NGO is looking for a 4 volunteers ( 2 from UK, 1 from Germany, 1 from Portugal) in the Centre of Intercultural Project DEPOT (PPM ZAJEZDNIA) with young people in Poland.
Application Deadline: 19/01/2014
Volunteers will be working with young people (16-25 years old), who are at risk of social exclusion. The volunteers will be exploring the methods of youth work and non- formal education. The volunteers tasks will include helping workers with preparing and organising meetings, workshops for young people and get to know procedures of organising it. They will be supporting our projects, sessions and workshops and helping us in developing and planning the activities programme and leading activities for young people like language workshops, artistic workshops like film, music, photography or culinary workshops. Volunteers will also promoting idea of volunteering, promoting culture of the origin country of the volunteer (thematic evenings, workshops, exhibitions) and raise the level of cultural and social awareness among young people. The volunteers will learn how to lead the socio-cultural projects, experience the local culture, aid with the reintegration of socially excluded groups and help to improve the quality of life by organising cultural exchange activities for young people and local community. Volunteers will be given the opportunity to design, plan and deliver their own project with the support of our staff and will also be able to access training opportunities concerning youth work.
We are looking for volunteers who are motivated to work with young people in a non-formal education as well as having an interest and passion in different areas as: music, photography, moviemaking, sports and how it can be used in a youth work setting. The volunteer should be interested in animating free time of young people and involving them in public and social life as well. The volunteer should be independent, flexible and good team workers with social abilities able to work young people with voluntary experience, who has already taken part in voluntary activities in his/her own country. We will be appreciated creative and open-minded person with initiative to develop her/his own personal project.
If you are interested you can send CV and motivation letter as soon as possible to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact person: Jakub Kurakiewicz
Youth In Advancement 18+
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