BASIC INFO: Organisation: SCI Projets Internationaux Asbl; Activity location: Rue Van Elewyck, 35, 1050 Ixelles (Brussels) Belgium; Start: 01/02/2021 to 30/11/2021; Duration: 43 weeks ; Deadline to apply: 20/09/2020; Activity topics: Reception and integration of refugees and migrants, Citizenship and democratic participation, Education and training
SCI Belgium is an NGO and a youth organization whose mission is to promote peace, intercultural understanding, solidarity, social justice and ecology through voluntary projects and educative work. SCI Belgium organises international volunteering exchanges, local voluntary activities in Belgium, awareness activitites on peace, intercultural learning, citizen mobilisation. Activities will be organized in Brussels and in the region of Wallonia, where the SCI Belgium organizes its activities: international (workcamps) and local volunteering (one day volunteering, local activists who organize different activities in link with the citizen mobilisation); awareness raising activities in schools and associations; trainings.
ACCOMMODATION, FOOD AND TRANSPORT ARRANGEMENTS
The ESC volunteer will be accomodated in a shared flat (for students or community flat). She/he will have a proper room and a kitchen available to cook her/his own food. Pocket money and allowance for food and local transportation will be provided.
TRAINING DURING THE ACTIVITY
The ESC volunteer will participate to trainings organized by the SCI Belgium: camp leader trainings, pedagogical tool trainings, facilitation techniques. The volunteer will also attend French online courses.
No specific skills are required but the candidates should have motivation towards volunteering activities and be eager to learn French and learn about the main topics of the organisation: interculturality, social inclusion, global citizenship, peace education, awareness raising activities…
HOW TO APPLY:
We will study carefully all applications and selected candidates will be invited for a Skype interview. The selection of volunteers will take place in the upcoming weeks.
For the selection of the volunteers we will need:
– Europass CV with picture (made in the last month) with Skype username included.
– Motivational letter, writing that your sending organisation will be “Enjoy Sicily”. We ask all candidates to send a specific letter of motivation – why they want to volunteer with us rather than just a general EVS one. The volunteer is chosen according to his/her motivation and interest in the project and the activities. It will be paid special attention to cover letters.
All documents written in English you can attach below with subject: “ESC Project at the SCI Belgium (Brussels)”. YOUR NAME. YOUR SURNAME” to email@example.com