Short term EVS project in Poland!

Location: Leszno, Poland

Project name: Positive Vibes

Hosting Organization – Fundacja CAT

Sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization

Purpose of the project: Each type of volunteer program has its own advantages and disadvantages, so before starting your research, consider making a list of what these are for you personally. We aim to develop neighbouring surroundings by expressing solidarity. Promoting education, volunteering opportunities. Volunteering will help you learn new skills and competences necessary for current labor market. Promoting the learning of non formal education, skills, attitudes and values essential for personal development and application in society by contributing in schools , nurseries and Universities. Creating and supporting an individual development plan . During winter school breaks , volunteer supervise, manage and create workshops for kids. Volunteer will learn how to manage large crowds using animation or public speaking. Volunteer is encourage to create his/her own initiatives such as e.g.” Forrest clean up day “.  Volunteer will work with a team of at least 15 people. When possible, volunteers will travel to other nearby towns and villages to work with local schools or community centres on adversity , tolerance , promoting education and Erasmus+ experiences . Volunteer is getting training and a mentor prior to work.

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

Project period  – 14/10/2019 – 12/12/2019 (2 months)

Deadline: 23 September 2019

How to apply? – Please send your CV and creative motivational letter e.g, slider presentation, photography, portfolio, painting, video, etc. TO: TETYANA@FUNDACJA-CAT.PL and EVS@CSYO-AZ.ORG

All costs are covered by ERASMUS+

 No participation fee! 

Language: English

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements:

Volunteer is covered by CIGNA health insurance by his/her sending organisation. EU projects are financed , therefore volunteer receives POKET money 120EU and FOOD allowance 400PLN . Travel tickets ( round trip) are reimbursed up to the ERASMUS+ limit , with all original tickets. Local bus tickets will be provided if needed for commuting. Volunteer will share a flat/house with other volunteers. Residences are fully equipped with all everyday necessities + WIFI. All our flats are within walking distance to the offices and local amenities.Outside EU participants will receive polish SIM card.Working hours and tasks will be set on AA agreement . Volunteer is entitled to 2 days off a week and 2 days holiday a month. Working weekly hours shall not exceed 35hrs. Bank holidays and religious customs are followed as by polish traditions

Application conditions and requirements for volunteering:

It does not matter if you are a girl or a boy. It does not matter if you have just graduated secondary school or if you have had 10 years of working experience. You only have to be open-minded, willing to learn as well as to be away from your home sweet home for 11,5 months! We expect our volunteer to be:  aged between 17-30 years because Erasmus+ programme says so; enthusiastic and responsible because seniors and your colleagues will appreciate it; full of ideas because it will make your volunteering more fun – new initiatives (smaller or bigger) diversify your daily life and routine of seniors; patient because your seniors might be slower than you;  with strong motivation because you have to be aware of your customers, their specific needs and behaviour.