Long term ESC project in Slovakia!

Location: Trstená, Slovakia

Project name: Let’s grow together

Hosting Organization: V.I.A.C. – Institute for youth support and development

Sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization

Purpose of the project: In our organisation we run the EDIC centre, which offers to people of local community an opportunity to get information about European Union. We also prepare programme for all target groups about European Union. We also run a community space in our building, where people from local community can connect, find new relations, sit, talk, have non-alcoholic drinks, and get inspired. We provide youth centre in Ústie nad Priehradou, where groups of young people come to join some of the development programmes or spiritual renewals. Few times a year we organize big events for general public or for young people and youth workers. Please note: For the sake of interest, please indicate the area in which you would like to carry out your voluntary activity, otherwise the area can be proposed by our organization. 3 areas of volunteering are: (1) EDIC, (2) Community Center, (3) Youth Center As the duration of the each volunteering placements are different, contact us on mobility@ozviac.sk

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

Project period  – 01/10/2019 to 31/08/2020 (11 months) 

Deadline: 22th September 2019

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

All costs are covered by ESC

 No participation fee! 

Language: English

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements:

Our volunteers will share a house and flat. Accommodation is provided with a standard equipment for the normal standard living. Volunteers will have their own room in the house. Volunteers have to respect rules of living in the flat and house. The volunteer will receive a monthly allowance of 310 / 315€ (including money for food – 150€, phone – 10€, 150/155€ pocket money, it depends on the number of days in month) for his own bank account. All travel costs connected with the project are covered.

Application conditions and requirements for volunteering:

Looking for responsible and carrying 18-30 years old volunteer respecting the functioning and religion principles of the hosting organization, its members and the local community. We do not require any specific knowledge or skills. The project is open to all young people who are motivated to learn, acquire new skills and experience in working with a with a non-profit organization, participate in organizational learning activities, and also want to develop their skills in working with people from the local community.