Long term volunteering project in Hungary!

Location: Gyöngyös, Hungary

Project name: Piece of my heart vol 2.

Hosting organization: HatásPont Tanoda/ImpactPoint Afterschool

Sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization

Purpose of the project: The aims of the project are: – to improve social responsibility and the sense of solidarity of the volunteers by involving them into youth work activities with disadvantaged young people – to improve soft skills of the Volunteers like: self-knowledge, self esteem, motivation, assertivity, independency – to improve the Volunteer’s knowledge in methods on social and pedagogical field This project also strives to develop social, communication and foreign language skills of the students (age between 7 to 15) in an after school in Gyongyos and our volunteers to increase the involvement of the afterschool in the life of the local community creating a diverse programme. Our Afterschool is well accessible for everyone; meaning not only in physical terms children and young people with very diverse backgrounds are enrolled creating a real intercultural environment, with the philosophy of inclusion. More about us: http://egyutthato.eu/projects/EVS,ESC

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: No application deadline

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:

Volunteers will be sharing fully furnished flats in Gyöngyös. The rent and utilities (incl internet) will be covered by the programme. Food: Every month, volunteers are provided pocket money, so they can plan their meals themselves. Travel: If you live outside of the EU. You must have Visa to come to Hungary. You have to arrange it in the local Embassy. SC calculates travel grants on a km basis, that can be calculated after you check the prices of tickets. Originally We calculated for the distance between Hungary and Turkey, the rest of the cost is your contribution.

Application conditions and requirements for volunteering:

Age: 18-30 (at the arrival in Hungary). Legally residing in an Erasmus+ country. Interested in youth/social work or education. – Good command of English – Value and demonstrated creativity, open-mindedness, curiosity – Special skills/interest. The volunteers can benefit from their personal skills, e.g. playing an instrument, dance, yoga, crafting, and introduce it into the workshops at the afterschool.