Location: Bilbao, Spain

Project name: Volunteering in BizkaiaGara project

Hosting organization: BILBAO (old part- Casco Viejo)

Sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization

Purpose of the project: The project consists of taking part in different actions to promote volunteering and raise awareness among young people about local and international volunteering. Specifically, the TASKS to be carried out by the volunteer will be: • Support for the BEGIRALDATU programme, to raise awareness in secondary schools and vocational training centres, and the UNIKIDE programme, to raise awareness in university centres. * Support for the dissemination, awareness-raising and communication actions of the EUSC programme carried out by BizkaiaGara, such as interviews with the media, relations with young people interested in the programme, participation in events and talks on information and dissemination of the programme, etc. • Support for the usual activities to promote volunteering among young people that are carried out by BG. Specifically, it is planned to design, organise and execute a Day/Event for young people in November in which the volunteer will actively participate.

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

Project period:  23/09/2023 to 23/12/2023 (3 months)

Deadline: 1th August 2023

How to apply? – Please get a registration number, and apply through European Youth Portal (click the link). Note: Please, apply as soon as possible, otherwise the application will be closed before the deadline!

How to get a registration number? – If you don’t have account on European Youth Portal, please watch our instruction videos from this Link

All costs are covered by European Solidarity Corps

No participation fee! 

Language: English

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements: 

The volunteer will be accommodated in the Bilbao Hostel in a Co-living space with other people who also reside in this long-term modality. The hostel is located in the city. Breakfast is included in the accommodation; Meals and dinners can be cooked in the kitchen and heated in the microwave in the Co-living area; Financial allowance of €200 per month for living expenses. The volunteer will have a BARIK card that will be recharged monthly with the corresponding subscription and can be used for any transport within the city.

Application conditions and requirements for volunteering:

The Volunteer should be a person with a certain degree of autonomy in the tasks entrusted to him/her and with already acquired social skills. • Have had some experience of volunteering * should be outgoing and take initiative because she/he will need to be able to speak to different audiences and in different spaces. • With a basic level of Spanish because the duration of the project is only 3 months.