Urgent – EVS vacancy in Croatia

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Location: Zagreb , Croatia

Period: 15/02/2016 – 14/02/2016

Deadline: 29 February 2016

Wings – therapeutic riding , association of people with cerebral palsy and is a non-governmental, non-partisan , non-profit charity established to fulfill citizens’ health, social , educational , cultural , environmental and humanitarian goals and beliefs directly related to helping people with cerebral palsy ( especially children and young people ) and indirectly to all people with disabilities and protection of their human rights and freedoms .

This year we celebrate 20 years of service.
Main activites: Therapy using horses for children and youth with cerebral palsy Developing volunteer and other programs for children and youth

BASIC TRAINING (02.02. – 29. 02.2016.)
1. Maintaining the internal rooms (cleaning stables, keeping horses in stables in discharges, cleaning simpler for people-living room, bathroom and dressing room)

2. Maintaining the property and outdoor spaces (cleaning discharges, keeping the horse to pasture, mowing grass, fences, canopies, …)

ADVANCED TRAINING (01.03. – 31.03.2016.)
1.Volunteer Training (cleaning horses, saddling horses, move around the arena, clearing away the horse, maintenance of therapy)

2.Companion of the users in therapy (care for the safety of users during therapy)
3.Auxiliary feeders (feeder helps about feeding horses)

1. EDUCATION (01.04. – 30.04.2016.)
1. The guide horses in training (leading horses in therapy)
2.duty (on duty on the property on weekends, public holidays and take care of the estate and horses)
3. instructor (trained volunteers for each volunteer position)

2. EDUCATION (01.05. 2016 – 31.01.2017.)
1. A team of horses-conditioning / feeders (conditioners riding maintain physical and mental condition of the horse, and the feeders feed the horses)
2. Coordination Team-coordinator / volunteer coordination (coordination of all segments of voluntary work)
3.Therapeutic teams horse-guide / therapist assistant / companion rider
PROMOTIONAL ACTIVITIES (01.02.2016. – 31.01.2017.)
ADMINISTRATIVE AFFAIRS (01.02.2016. – 31.01.2017.)
WORKSHOPS “Learning to learn” (01.02.2016. – 01.31.2017.)

Objectives of the project:
The overall objective:
1. Promoting volunteering as a source of social energy for the development of competencies and skills of young people through non-formal learning, multiculturalism and the acceptance of diversity.
Specific objectives:
1. Develop competencies of young people using methods of informal learning through the implementation of voluntary activity therapy using horses
2. Understanding differences through working with children with disabilities
3. Developing democratic civic culture and encourage young people to participate in volunteer activities aimed at strengthening the competencies of active democratic citizenship
4. Increasing the quality of organisations work with young people

Application process: email to alberto@asociacionmundus.com with Motivation Letter and CV in english.
For more information please visit : https://blogunmundoatuspies.wordpress.com/2016/01/05/terapias-con-caballos-servicio-voluntario-europeo-en-croacia/

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