BASIC INFO: Organisation: Experimental Technology Education Sports TES-HIENET; Activity location: Andronikou 60 Chios Island Greece, 82200 Vrontados Greece; Start: 01/03/2021 to 31/12/2021; Duration: 40 weeks; Deadline to apply: No application deadline; Activity topics: Social challenges, Citizenship and democratic participation, Environment and natural protection, Health and wellbeing, Education and training, Creativity and culture, Physical education and sport.
a) (70%) Educational, Cultural & Sport cooperation on Education & New Technologies: a1) Taking part -as assistant teachers- in the educational procedure, also realizing environmental, cultural and sport activities at the Day Nursery, Kindergarten or Primary schools of the Island a2) “Learning by using and Producing” Educational, Cultural, Sport and Tourist Projects a3) Organizing summer activities for the children a4) Offering help to the Elderly and people in poverty institutions of the Island a5) Realizing New Technologies seminars to educators, parents, youngsters and children b) (20%) Realization of Non-profit making New Technologies, Educational, Sports and Cultural programs and Presentations. b1) Creation of new ideas and realization of activities, texts translation participation in cultural and social activities b2) Promotion and publication of the results of our activities at the web site http://www.4youth.eu/ and in many other web sites c) (05%) Our ESC Internet Radio.
ACCOMMODATION, FOOD AND TRANSPORT ARRANGEMENTS
The hosting organization is offering adequate accommodation for the volunteer, equipped with the necessary appliances and furniture to cover the basic needs of the volunteers. The Young volunteers live in shared rooms. Every two weeks the responsible of the H/O checks that everything is clean and in order at the hosting and the working place. Food: The young volunteers are responsible for making a cooking scheduler at home. They provide H/O a weekly list of the (regular) goods that they need each week for cooking at home and the H/O is supplying them.
TRAINING DURING THE ACTIVITY
Volunteers will be given, (by using the cooperative learning method), any training necessary to carry out their tasks. (Computer programs, sailing lessons etc). The mentors will meet regularly with the volunteers to check on their progress and help solve any problems. They will also ensure ongoing support for the volunteer in every possible way. Attempts will be made to help the volunteers integrate into the local community. At the end of each project, the volunteers will have more technical (computer programs) and educational skills that will make them have a very good Youth pass certificate.
We are not interested on high qualifications, millions of certificates, presidents, queens or kings. We are usually selecting positive and creative young people ready to “offer” and learning in cooperation and offer their time on the realization of New Technologies, Educational, Cultural and Sport projects. The suitable volunteer is a person who don’t need 5 stars accommodation, privacy and comforts, but a person who has as priority on learning, cooperating and living with European young people. The suitable volunteer is a person who looks the glass “half full” instead of “half empty”
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: “School Support and New Technologies in a Greek Island” to firstname.lastname@example.org