Είσαι 18 έως 30 ετών και σε ενδιαφέρει να εργαστείς εθελοντικά στην Πορτογαλία, γνωρίζοντας μια διαφορετική κουλτούρα εκ των έσω και αποκτώντας δεξιότητες που θα σε βοηθήσουν στην μελλοντική σου εξέλιξη;

Το You in Europe  σε συνεργασία με τον Πορτογαλικό Οργανισμό Psientífica Association σε προσκαλούν να λάβεις μέρος στο πρόγραμμα εθελοντισμού “VOLUNTEER(S)olidarity” που θα λάβει χώρα στην Agueda της Πορτογαλίας για 10 μήνες, από τον Οκτώβριο 2019 έως τον Ιούλιο 2020.

To πρόγραμμα χρηματοδοτείται από την Ε.Ε. και το European Solidarity Corps και προσφέρει στους συμμετέχοντες διαμονή, διατροφή, αεροπορικά εισιτήρια έναρξης και λήξης, ασφάλεια, καθώς και pocket money για τα προσωπικά τους έξοδα.

Ακολουθούν όλες οι χρήσιμες πληροφορίες στα Αγγλικά:

 

• Venue – Águeda Youth Center in a rural city called Águeda, Portugal
• Accomodation – A single room (or a room to share) in an apartment with all the
living conditions required by the Erasmus+ programme (rent, water, electricity, gas
and Wi-Fi for free).
• Advance Planning Visit – In the middle of September with a representative of the
sending organization

Why are we looking for volunteers?
Because we need to create different social, cultural and educational initiatives and
practices. Volunteers are the best to promote interculturality and diversity, with local
youths and in local institutions and community.

Objectives of the project VOLUNTEER(S)olidarity:
− Promote social, cultural and educational practices tailored to the needs of local youth and
the community;
− Promote diversity and interculturality;
− Empower volunteers with new skills and learning based on Non Formal Education;
− Encourage the entrepreneurial, creative and proactive attitude of volunteers;

− Raise awareness among the community and local organizations of the need to foster
entrepreneurial attitudes towards the development of the region;
− Promote local community participation in volunteer activities;
− Promote European social values, including solidarity;
− Share best practices;
− Promote recognition of EU opportunities.

And also:
− Recognize the potential of volunteering in the personal and social development of
participants;
− Recognize the potential of volunteering in the community;
− Encourage the involvement of social and public institutions in social, cultural and
educational practices and promote new initiatives;
− Contribute to the improvement of situations of social exclusion;
− Contribute to the improvement of the problems of social exclusion and discrimination and
low social participation.

 

Activities:

Main activities of the project:
1. Preparation and development of the Volunteer
– Team building activities;
– Linguistic support;
– Implementing a personal project
– Writing an Erasmus+ project in group
2. Social and Personal reinforcement activities
– Psychological support;
– Support for inclusion in the community.
– Weekly reflection and Mentoring
– Promoting interculturality

– Individual reflection
– Group reflection
3. Intercultural dialogue and diversity
– Promoting interculturality dialogue among youngster at schools
– Developing activities at the Municipal Library
4. Culture and social inclusion
– Activities at the Center of Art: Educational project and public mediation
– Inclusive school: curricular enrichment activities with children
– Activities at Cabeço do Vouga Archaeological Station
5. School Holidays
– Activities with children at “Holidays in Motion”
6. Solidarity and volunteering
– Solidarity in the community
– Disseminating opportunities for Youth
7. Trainning and quality of life
– Activities at the Project Águeda Amiga das Crianças (Child Friendly Cities – UNICEF)
– Workshops.

 

Support:
 Mentoring sessions;
 Online linguistic support to learn Portuguese;
 Weekly reflection to integrate information and share learning outcomes;
 Pocket money – 5 EUR/per day every month;
 Food support (160€ per month);
 Technical supervision;
 Support of the stakeholders;
 On-arrival and mid-term training provided by the Portuguese National Agency;
 Workshops promoted by the hosting organization;

Participants profile:
 Youngsters with fewer opportunities between 18 and 30 years old living in the
countries of each of the 8 support organizations;
 Youngsters interested in developing social, cultural and educational initiatives and
practices, promoting interculturality and diversity, with local youths, local
institutions and the local community;
 Interested in developing non-formal activities and promoting European values and
opportunities for Youth as Erasmus+ Youth in Action and the European Solidarity
Corps;
 Interested in contacting, participating and learning with Portuguese culture;
 Motivated and open to establishing an intercultural dialogue in a peripheral and
rural environment;
 Predisposed to develop skills to transform ideas into actions and to stimulate social,
cultural and educational activities among young people;
 Interested in participating in the stimulation of sessions with other young people of
the region to reflect on the concepts and experiences of culture and tolerance in
Europe;

Εάν σε ενδιαφέρει να συμμετέχεις, δεν έχεις παρά να μας στείλεις το βιογραφικό σου και ένα motivation letter στα Αγγλικά, μέχρι τις 25 Ιουλίου 2019 στο youineurope.evs@gmail.com. Και τα δύο έγγραφα θα πρέπει να είναι επισυναπτόμενα και σε μορφή word ή Pdf.

Για κάθε απορία θα μας βρεις στο ίδιο email!