Long term volunteering project in Latvia!

Location: Rujiena, Latvia

Project name: Work with kids in library

Hosting organization: Rūjienas pilsētas bibliotēka

Sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization

Purpose of the project: Aims and objectives: • To help kids to learn languages in practical use; • Make your own initiatives and learn new skills; • To help kids to realize their ideas and to be as support for everyday activities; • Discover the intercultural richness through non-formal learning methods • Take part in municipality events for kids • Learn more about other European cultures • Get to know more about Rujiena, Latvia territory and country • Be encouraged to come up with your own ideas and get the support in your home country from your sending organization to realize.

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

Project period  – 01/09/2020 to 31/08/2021 (1 year)

Deadline: 31st July 2020

How to apply? – Please get a registration number, apply through Youth Portal

All costs are covered by European Solidarity Corps

 No participation fee! 

Language: English

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements:

Living for EVS: Address: Upes street 9/11, Rujiena, Latvia, LV-4240, Multifunctional youth initiative center, phone +371 25450585. Accommodation is located on the 3rd floor. Keep safe keys from the outside door, youth centre door and private room. Outside door should always be locked. Room is for two people. Kitchen, WC, shower, laundry and living area is open for all hostel guests. Room is equipped with a bed, table, chair, wardrobe, towel, sheets, blanket, and pillow. Kitchen – stove, oven, refrigerator, microwave, dishes, toaster. Laundry – washing machine.

Application conditions and requirements for volunteering:

Volunteers who like to spend time with kids in age 6-12, organize and lead different activities, teach and learn languages, play table games.