Long term ESC project in Denmark!

Location: Borris, Denmark

Project name: Børnehuset Borris

Hosting organization: Børnehuset Borris

Sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization

Purpose of the project:

Børnehuset believes that the volunteer position at our institution offers the volunteer the opportunity to learn about Danish kindergartens and the philosophy on which their activities are based. The volunteer will also study the new trend towards focusing on physical activities as a mean to children’s development. Being based in a small town, the placement also offers the volunteer the possibility of learning about life conditions in countryside Denmark. The volunteer is very welcome to make his/her own activities with the children, and we will do our best to help and support the volunteer so that the ESC-stay with us will meet his/her expectations. Examples of activities in the kindergarten: • Carrying out a wide range of outdoor nature/physical activities • Spending time in nature, go on walks and doing other activities related to nature • Doing indoor activities when weather requires it

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

Project period  – 15/08/2020 to 15/05/2021 (10 months)

Deadline: 10th November 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:

The volunteer will stay with a local Danish host family and will be expected to become part of the family and as such take part in the activities and responsibilities in the family. The volunteer will have his/her three meals provided by the host family and/or project. Transport to and from home to the project is covered by the programme. Further, the international transport is covered to a certain amount.

Application conditions and requirements for volunteering:

The volunteer must be: Able to interact with our children in a good and meaningful way Interested in working with children Interested in children’s development Open-minded Able to speak english on a conversational level