Long term volunteering project in Italy!

Location: Catania, Italy

Project name: One year project in a cultural organisation

Hosting organization: Zō Associazione culturale

Sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization

Purpose of the project: Zō Associazione culturale runs a multidisciplinary culture center called Zō centro culture contemporanee, in the south of Italy (Catania, Sicily). During the year, Zō is programming and producing cultural events (theatre and dance performances, concerts, cinema projections, festivals, laboratories, workshops…), with a particular attention to the education and the social innovation. We are looking for two volunteers for a long term volunteering project (12 months) starting in February 2024, interested in supporting our team in the daily routine, willing to help us managing and promoting our events ( communication and photo documentation ), curious to learn how to set up theatre/dance performances and concerts (always with the help and under the supervision of our technical director), happy to help us grow our little garden.

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

Project period – 01/02/2024 to 31/01/2025 (12 months)

Deadline: 04/12/2023

How to apply? – Please get a registration number, and apply through European Youth Portal (click the link). Note: Please, apply as soon as possible

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 volunteers will be accommodated in a shared apartment located in the center of the city, equipped with all common facilities (fully equipped kitchen, internet, washing machine) and will have their own rooms. Zō will provide a food allowance to the volunteers, therefore they will have the possibility to cook they own meal in the flat or to eat in one of the many restaurants in Catania.

Participant profile: We are looking for a person : – curious – friendly – open to develop her/his creativity – pro-active – flexible (the work schedule depending on the program of events) – multitasking (as activities take place in a multidisciplinary space)