DESCRIZIONE DEL PROGETTO
The volunteer in our org. will get an insight into Catholic youth work in Vorarlberg and more general in Austria. Moreover she/he will gather skills of planning, running and evaluating projects. The volunteer will develop many creative skills as preparing creative activities and workshops are major parts of the project. • Events: The main part of the volunteer’s tasks is to help (background work in the office) with the preparation and organisation of the various activities organised by the Katholische Jugend und Jungschar Vorarlberg for the whole region: summer camps in Vorarlberg and abroad, creative events for children and young people, trainings for young people in various fields. • Projects: The second field of activities is the assistance with projects that we do along the year: camps, weekend-workshops for apprentices, music events, artistic workshops (painting, music), youth exchanges. For more Information – see also the link to the detailed project description!!!
ALLOGGIO, VITTO E TRASPORTO
The volunteer will live in an accommodation where also other volunteers live. It is organised by the host organisation. S/He will have a room with bathroom on her/his own and share a kitchen with other residents. The food money he/she gets always in the beginning of the month. The infrastructure with trains and buses is easy, quick and frequent and s/he will probably also have a bicycle at her/his disposal. The volunteer will receive a ticket for free use of any public transport in the whole region of Vorarlberg during the complete project time.
FORMAZIONE DURANTE IL PROGETTO
The volunteer will have following trainings and opportunities; – On-arrival Training; organised by the NA Austria – Midterm-Meeting; organised by the NA Austria – German course; organised by the supporting/coordinating organisation – Regular evaluation meetings together with the supporting/coordinating organisation – Regular meetings with her/his mentor in the hosting organisation
PROFILO DEL VOLONTARIO
The volunteer should be open for the concerns of the Catholic Church but does not have to be a member of the Church. She/He should like to work with children and young people and should be creative. Basic knowledge of German would be an advantage but is not necessary for the work in our office. She/He should be reliable. It would make things easier if the volunteer had a driving licence but it is also not necessary.
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: “VOLONTARIATO GIOVANILE CATTOLICO A VORALBERG” . YOUR NAME. YOUR SURNAME” to firstname.lastname@example.org