EVS Vacancy in Spain

Spain EVS vacancy Find EVS 1Oficina de Voluntariado y Solidaridad

Universidad Pablo de Olavide

Location: Sevilla, Spain

Period: 01/10/2016 – 30/06/2017

Deadline: 31 March 2016

The office of voluntary work and solidarity (Oficina de Voluntariado y Solidaridad) at the University Pablo de Olavide is a university meeting point for all students interested in making a voluntary service during their studies. Furthermore the office organizes information meetings and sensitizes the students on the need of sense of community.

The volunteer will be part of the office team. Every morning from 9.00 to 14.00 he or she will work in the office and inform about voluntary work. Furthermore the volunteer will be given the chance to work with the partner projects of the office. These include weekly participation in “proyecto hombre” an organization that works with people addicted to alcohol or drugs. The volunteer will take part in cultural visits and seminaries as well as free time activities such as football or literature classes. One day a week the volunteer will go to the hospital “Virgen del Rocío” and talk to the patients which don’t have family visiting them. Furthermore one day a week the volunteer will work with “Asociación Alternativa Joven” and run his or her own project.

The volunteer should be open minded and interested to learn new things. He or she should easily adapt to a new environment and should know how to work on one’s own initiative. Besides the volunteer should have a good level of Spanish as all the projects are carried out only in Spanish.

If you are interested to become our next volunteer send us your curriculum vitae as well as a motivation letter (in English and Spanish) to voluntariado@upo.es and tell us why you would love to work with us.