Urgent! EVS Vacancy for German volunteer in Macedonia

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Skopje, Macedonia

Period: 01/04/2016 – 01/04/2017

Deadline: 15 March 2016

The hosting organization is Centre for Youth Activism CYA KRIK.

Centre for youth activism KRIK is non-governmental, non-profit organization established by young people, led by young people and it works for and with young people. The translation of the word KRIK is SCREECH/OUTCRY and the inspiration for it came out of the vision of this organization, which is to be the voice of the youth that will be heard and will make changes and contributions in the society. KRIK strives to encourage greater youth participation, youth activism, encourage young people to be more included in the policy making process on local and national level.

Responsibilities regarding the project:

o Helping with everyday work of KRIK office This means working with us in the office, working on sending opportunities (preparing the call for some activity like training, YE etc.) and after looking through the application for the same opportunity and deciding which applicant should be sent. Working language in the office is English. Moreover, volunteers will be responsible for the administrative work and assisting the staff in the office. Furthermore, volunteers will be responsible for the social media, organizing events, etc.

o At least one workshop per week Our target group consist of young people. We have focus on young people with fewer opportunities. The target groups are young deaf people, young blind people, young people having Down syndrome and young people coming from rural areas. We also work with young people in primary and high schools. Volunteer can choose with which target group he/she feels most comfortable to work with and together with us you will plan the activities and the program that he/she will deliver. That means that volunteer should prepare all the workshops (i.e. creative writing, Christmas decoration etc). Training will be offered for everything that volunteer will need to deliver. The volunteers are not working alone on the activities, during the workshops there will be someone from KRIK that will provide a support in delivering the workshops.

o At least one event per week
Each week volunteers will organize an interesting event for all target groups. That could be non formal gathering and speaking about different subjects, parties, hiking in the mountains….

If you think that this is an opportunity for you and you would like to get more active in the activities of Krik visit the website of Jugend- & Kulturprojekt e.V: http://www.jkpev.de/efd/aktuelle-angebote where you can find all the necessary information about the procedure how to apply for this EVS.

For additional information regarding this EVS opportunity contact us by email on: evs@jkpev.de

Sending Organisation: Jugend Kulturprojekt e.V.

The project will start in April/May 2016