Long term volunteering project in Poland!

Location: Leszno, Poland

Project name: What inspires new beginnings – NEWBIE

Hosting organization: Fundacja Centrum Aktywności Twórczej

Sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization

Purpose of the project: Working directly with schools , kindergartens, local community groups & NGO’s . Our main activities are focused on supporting the development of children and youth, equalizing educational opportunities and promoting culture. We strive to shape a society that engages in the affairs of its community. We take care to promote the idea of volunteering and social activity. – address ethical problems within the community – knowledge of the European Union, its strategies for educational development. – increase interest in solidarity actions in other countries – expanding views and attitudes towards difference in cultures and religions.

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

Project period  – 03/08/2020 to 03/06/2021 (10 months)

Deadline: 20th June 2020

How to apply? – Please get a registration number, apply through Youth Portal and fill out the Application form

All costs are covered by European Solidarity Corps

 No participation fee! 

Language: English

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements:

Accommodation: volunteers share a flat with other volunteers, flats are fully equipped and close to local amenities. They are walking distance to the center and office. Volunteers’ stay will be covered by ESC financing. Food: Volunteers will get Pocket money (4eur a day) and food allowance (400zl a month). Transportation: Transportation to and from the project are reimbursed ( at ESC limit set) at the end of the mobility. Volunteers are required to keep all original documents and in PDF formats when in electronic version. Visa: Foundation will provide assistance. Visa cost is reimbursable

Application conditions and requirements for volunteering:

Candidate Skills: MultiMedia /Marketing background: the ability to demonstrate social media management, keep an eye on new social media trends. Social worker skills /Youth: ability to find understanding with young people regardless of language barriers, enthusiasm to work with youth, create lesson plans, sense of adaptability and creativity. Administration Skills: documenting reports, answering emails, making project calls, keeping statistics.