Urgent! EVS vacancy in Romania for German volunteer

EVS in RomaniaIn Harmony with Nature

Location: Vlahi village, Bulgaria

Period: 15/05/2017 – 15/11/2017

Deadline: 26 May 2017

Vlahi Nature School is urgently looking for 1 motivated volunteer from Germany to start volunteering for an approved EVS project as soon as possible. The project duration is 6 months (from May 15th till November 15th). The volunteer will be involved in everyday activities of the organization. It is a School for Nature in the Nature and the volunteer will take care for the garden and the domestic animal. He/She will develop educational activities for students and visitor.

About the Hosting Organization

Nature School Foundation, Vlahi village, South west Bulgaria (www.vlahi.org). Vlahi village is a small and abandoned village with 7 permanent inhabitants, but with quite intensive visitors flow during summer. There are 3 NGOs operating. The nearest town Kresna is 9 km far from the village. The village is at the foot of Pirin National Park (UNESCO world nature heritage object). The climate in the village is continental-mediterranean.

Volunteer's Tasks 2 FindEVS Vacancy

Tasks of the volunteers, related to development of new functioning elements of the perma culture concept, which will be used for demonstration among students and visitors:
– Growing a new “live” fence around the garden from wood and hedge
– Everyday care for the garden and the domestic animals in the Nature school – hens, ducks, geese,rabbits
– Irrigation system in the garden
– Work with students from the local school
– Preparation of information and educational materials
– Wind stopper and sun trap, which create insulation barrier against cold winds and using the warming capability of the stones

The volunteers will support the organization and conduction of eco-working weekends with young people from the local community.

The volunteers will be encouraged to organize workshops for the students from the local school on nature protection topics.

Application Process 2 Find EVS Vacancy

Please send your CV and motivation letter in English to natureschool@vlahi.org till 25.05.2017

More info:

URGENT, the project is already approved and running with one more volunteer from Spain. Original call: http://vlahi.org/article/urgently-looking-for-german-evs-volunteer-for-vlahi-nature-school/