URGENT CALL FOR 2 VOLUNTEERS FOR 4 MONTHS EVS IN BULGARIA: 1 Polish and 1 Portuguese.
Mountain Assistants/Планински асистенти project
Location: Lozen, Bulgaria
Project duration – 4 months
Period: 30.06.2016 – 30.10.2016.
Deadline: 20 June 2016
Union of European Rovers in Bulgaria is looking for participants that would take part in EVS Project – Mountain Assistants. Working language is English.
During the development of the project “Mountain assistants”, groups of volunteers (and bicycle patrols included) are going to be organized. The youths from the European countries and Bulgarian rovers and scouts will organize activities as mountain assistance. Mountain assistants have to help all villagers in the villages, situated in the Lozenska mountain (small rural villages such as Lozen, German, Pasarel), as well as all tourists and guests who are visited Sofia to enjoy the fresh and preserved natural environment of Lozen and Vitosha Mountains.
The venues that are included in the project are different rural and mountain places around Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria. The location is the eco-bivouac at Lozen village and Bulgarian Red Cross training center. You can find more information about the venue here:http://bit.ly/219BQ3I
The project encourages the active participation of volunteers (including physical activity), the development of skills, knowledge and practical application to meet the needs of adolescents and guests of Lozenska mountain as recreation and tourism activities outdoors. The intended effect is to increase the culture of tourists on environmental protection, training of volunteers, make them aware with the Bulgarian language and cultural values as well as make Bulgaria popular as a destination for hiking and ecological tourism.
The international travelling costs are covered by keeping the rules of EC. For travel distances between 500 and 1999 km – up to 275 EUR per participant. For travel distances between 2000 and 2999km -up to 360 EUR per participant. The hosting will be at a house, located at village of Lozen, Sofia, just 20 minutes from the capital.
Participants will be provided with: Course of Bulgarian language – basic level; Youthpass certificate Appropriate accommodation (double room) and bathroom at a house near the the base of the Red Cross; Food for volunteers – complex food supplies, kitchen facilities and mentor for cooking; Personal equipment and mountain bike; Monthly card for the appropriate public transport; Pocket money for volunteers You can find the full info pack here: http://bit.ly/1TX7ihm If you are interested, don’t hesitate to apply here:http://bit.ly/219CzC2 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Deadline for submission of applicants forms: 20th June