Basic Info: Organisation: Palestina Solidariteit vzw; Activity location: Vierwindenstraat 60, 1080 Brussel Belgium; Start: 01/01/2021 to 31/01/2022; Duration: 52 weeks; Deadline to apply: 02/11/2020; Activity topics: Citizenship and democratic participation
For a new campaign we will start a project ‘Click4Change’, the project is the development of a smartphone application that can crowdsource information and map activities. We are looking for a volunteer with a passion for ICT and human rights. The volunteer will develop the application for the project and play an important role in the whole project. Besides the technical ICT work the volunteer will work together with volunteers during a variety of activities. Also the ESC volunteer will be a part of: volunteer day, volunteer weekend, new year’s reception, information stands during summer in flanders, campaign work,…
ACCOMMODATION, FOOD AND TRANSPORT ARRANGEMENTS
Palestina Solidariteit vzw will offer a place to stay in Brussels for the volunteer. A monthly allowance and pocket money will be given to cover the volunteer’s food expenses. As well as covering the travel costs from the volunteer’s home country to Belgium including return (beginning and end of project).
TRAINING DURING THE ACTIVITY
A Dutch language course, Erasmus+ training and options to follow trainings to develop your personal skills. 2 weekly follow up with the team coordinator.
Passion for ICT and able to develop a smartphone application ●Likes working and doing activities with volunteers ● Motivated to work with volunteers ● Interested in learning about the Palestine movement in Belgium/Europe ● Good English language skills ● Independent, asking help when needed, able to propose tasks themselves ● Good communication skills ● wants to contribute to positive change in the world ● Team player with a flexible attitude and plenty of humour ● Age: below the age of 30 for the entire program
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: “Volunteer with passion for ICT and human rights in Brussels, Belgium”. YOUR NAME. YOUR SURNAME” to firstname.lastname@example.org