Long term volunteering project in Lithuania !

Location: Širvintos, Lithuania

Project name: Back to nature – Tėkmė school

Hosting organization: Tėkmės mokykla

Sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization

Purpose of the project: Hosting organisation of the project is oriented into the holistic educational Association Community of Families (Šeimų bendrystė) , which main aims are to organize the alternative education process of preschool, primary school children and to provide the development of modern educational methods, raising awareness of critical thinking about educational system and the importance of contact with nature and community. www. tekmesmokykla.lt/ – volunteers learn about outdoor education methods, children psychology, ensuring safety methods outside and inside, Waldorf pedagogy methods; – volunteers help in the primary school with pupils: assistance in English art, math, other lessons, etc. (volunteers lead the kids to the monthly hikes and trips); – volunteer initiate his/her own personal projects related with the community and school activities and values; – volunteers participate in eco-initiatives, social actions and events, festivals for children and educators,community.

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

Project period  – 01/09/2020 to 31/05/2021  (9 months )

Deadline: 31 May 2020

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:

Personal room in 2-rooms apartment in Širvintos city (in other room lives other ESC volunteer); – monthly pocket money 220 Eur. Food: the possibility to have free breakfast and lunch at school. – transportation to working place is organized by hosting organization: cooperation with parents, teachers or public bus (tickets covered additionally).

Application conditions and requirements for volunteering:

We are looking for volunteers who are interested in education process and want to make the school a wonderful place for kids to be.