Long term volunteering project in Slovenia!

Location: Zagorje ob Savi, Slovenia

Project name: Sharing is caring

Hosting organization: Mladinski center Zagorje ob Savi

Sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization

Purpose of the project: Mladinski center Zagorje ob Savi is a youth centre, a public body established to perform extracurricular activities for young people. Fields of activity are: non-formal education, voluntary work, culture and art, health and sport, information and consulting, international projects and mobility of youth, intergenerational activities, participation and active citizenship. The main purpose of organization is to provide a supportive structure for people in the local area with the goal to create a learning and encouraging environment where they can gain knowledge and experiences, explore their passions and become active members of the community. Activities: – support of program of hosting organisations – cooperation with youth workers, teachers and other employees – cooperation with students, youth and other Generations – trying out different approaches of non-formal learning, connecting formal and non-formal learning methods – practicing public speaking and writing skills – getting conflict resolution skills – cooperation with different organizations (youth center, schools, kindergarten, intergenerational centre, organization for people with special needs), their employees, users and volunteers, etc. For detailed information please click on InfoPack

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

Project period – March – November 2021

Deadline: As soon as possible

How to apply? – Please fill in the application form by clicking

All costs are covered by European Solidarity Corps

No participation fee! 

Language: English

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements:

Apartment is in a block of flats in the center of Zagorje, 10 minutes walking distance from all the hosting organisations and 5 minutes to the stores, cultural centre, pubs and restaurants. It has 3 bedrooms, fully equipped kitchen and bathroom with a toilet. Kitchen and bathroom are shared with other volunteers. Information on monthly allowance: 120 € month / Food allowance: 175 € / month. Arrival and departure costs are covered by the regulations of ESC program. Accommodation and travel costs within the project activities are covered.

Application conditions and requirements for volunteering:

We are looking for highly motivated volunteers who want to work with youngsters and children and to work mainly in the school and youth environment. No specific education or knowledge is required, we provide the necessary training and mentors.