EVS vacancy in Slovenia

EVS vacancy Find EVS 10Uncover the steps to dreams

Location: Sevnica, Slovenia EU

Period: 01/06/2017 – 15/12/2017

Deadline 10 May 2017

Looking for 2 self-initiating and active volunteers with desire to know in practise at least one of the following fields: sustainable development, social economy, promotion of conscious consuming and green living, community engagement, new entrepreneurship.

About the Hosting Organization

Hosting organisation KNOF is a social company and a social incubator and is involved in the local community since 2007. Our organization has a vivid network with regional public and private organizations, NGO’s, youth centres, companies.

Volunteer's Tasks 2 FindEVS Vacancy

– Entrepreneurial club at high school in Krško, in June and from October to December 2018, once a week: volunteer will get to know the curriculum of the club, will preapare for each week and will accompany the leader of the club, we will eventually try to give the volunteer some assignments inside the club, participation on the final event of the business club in June
– Association Social economy Slovenia: volunteer will help in analysing the field of social economy in Slovenia and abroad, will also have independent assignments to analyse, talk, visit social companies in Slovenia
– Project PORT – sustainable organisations from the region Posavje: if project approwed
– Social incubator: help in shaping english translated website of organisation KNOF, writting blog, possibily making podcasts to publish on our website, individual organising of community events like Pecha kucha afternoon, Creative mornings, Business speed dating, writing reports of the important meetings with the major and publishing for the means of power for the change
– Stara šola: individual organising of reuse workshops at Youth centre Sevnica, help at reuse centre Stara šola (simple work), help with the opening of the representantial reuse butique in Sevnica
– Platz cultural centre & bar on the pool: help with organisation of cultural events, individual organisation of small events (cultural night, movie night, book night) for up to 10 people
– Work on individual social business idea – that the volunteer can test or realise in the hostin organisation or at home in his country
– Writting the idea journal and self evaluation, creating video/sound/photo journal (think how, which tool, prezi?)
– Getting to know the project of partner organization Terravera that is searching for talents amongst the refugees in Slovenia with azil and opening a cooperative, giving ideas, helping to develop the project
– Activites for promoting the EVS project and program – motivating young people, youth organisations in Sevnica to go on EVS in abroad

Application Process 2 Find EVS Vacancy

Send your application to: kontakt@knof.si – send CV

More details:

Possible courses, workshops organised for the volunteer:
– Sewing course in City sewingshop in Krško
– Pottery workshop at Bernhard pottery Krško
– Photoshop course in graphic designing – Miha Gračner
– Entrepreneur course, weekly basis, methodology of Ustvarjalnik – daring grately, product development, business model canvas, prototying, pitching…
– Sustainable living and building – partner organisation Zavod Veles
– Stikalnik Fabriation lab (in the making): makerspace, technical workshops on CNC, programing – we are now in a stage plan, gathering partners and mentors, finding space, buying machines
– Zavod Magičnost ustvarjanja – meditation, spirituality
– Slovene language course