Long term ESC project in Luxembourg!

Location: Strassen, Luxembourg

Name of project: Youth for Music

Hosting Organization – Ecole de musique de l’UGDA

Sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization

Purpose of the project: “Youth for Music” gives one volunteer, specific administrative, creative and pedagogical tasks, according to their skills and interests, related to our scheduled youth activities that have a European dimension, including: exchanges, orchestral sessions and concert tours. Tasks include: organisation of youth projects (promotion and mediatisation); communication and cooperation with foreign partners and participants; elaboration of the activity’s daily schedule; elaboration of cultural programs (trips/talks/visits); elicit the interest of the participants and public; support participants to solve any problems that arise; pedagogical coaching to problem solve and favour group integration; and pedagogical assessment of the results. The project’s aim is to reinforce and develop the volunteer’s professional capacity (relational/organizational/linguistic skills). Their involvement in youth activities will develop their ability to adhere to a project, work in a team and to coach youth.

Number of volunteers: 1 volunteer between 18-30 years old (Only Azerbaijani citizenship)

Project period  – 01/01/2020 to 31/12/2020 (1 year) 

Deadline: 1 August 2019

How to apply? – Please get registration number and apply through Youth Portal

All costs are covered by ESC

 No participation fee! 

Language: English

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements:

Volunteers are accommodated with other volunteers in a flat offering standard facilities and good public transport connections.Volunteers hosted in Luxembourg receive a fixed subsistence allowance of 262.20 €; this amount fixed by law also covers the cost for local transportation. Volunteers also receive 198.64 € pocket money per month.

Application conditions and requirements for volunteering:

The volunteer should be open to learn and use new languages and experience intense intercultural exchange. They should have good social skills and not be afraid to communicate with young people. They should have a passion for music and other cultural activities and are expected to undertake the organisational, relational and pedagogical tasks for multicultural activities with young people coming from diverse cultural backgrounds and countries. Given the European dimension of the activities a good level of English and French is necessary, other languages are a plus.