EVS vacancy in Poland for a German volunteer
Location: Pomiechówek, Poland
Period: 01/09/2017 – 31/08/2018
Deadline: 13 August 2017
“PomPA” is looking for an enthusiastic volunteer from Germany to help organize activities for children, youth, adults and seniors in the Culture Centre of Pomiechówek, in Poland.
The Culture Centre of Pomiechówek Commune, called PomPA, propagates and creates culture for and with the inhabitants of the commune. It organises art, music and theatre classes and events for inhabitants and visitors of Pomiechowek Commune and work with people from 1 to 100 years old.
Pomiechówek Commune has around 9000 inhabitants whereas Pomiechówek village itself around 3000. The village is located 45 km from Warsaw and has residential character. In summer it turns to a popular destination for local tourists and offers possibility for sunbathing and playing at the river, doing kayak or bicycle trips and walk in the forest. In the village there is lower and upper secondary school, library, culture centre and sport centre, some shops and bars.
a) organising intercultural activities at events for children, youth, adults and seniors organised by PomPA,
b) organise and run creative activities for the youngest children and youth,
c) help with regular activities.
– interested in creative activities (art, music, theatre etc.),
– friendly, making relationship with people easily,
– willing to work with people at different age (from small children to seniors),
– communicative English,
– independent and ready to have own ideas and initiative,
– reliable and diligent,
– motivated to work as a volunteer (no paid work nor studies are allowed during your project) and willing to learn,
– ready to dialogue and cooperation in case of conflict situations.
Trainings during the project:
Language training: Online Language Support for Polish language, basic level
Task-related training (mission and working methods in the culture centre)
General EVS training (EVS programme, non-formal learning, problem solving, intercultural training)
Accommodation: 2 volunteers will live in a house shared with its owners. They will stay in a flat on the first floor whereas the owners live on the ground floor. Their part of the house has its own kitchen and bathroom.
Food: the volunteer will receive about 95 EUR for food per month and will have to cook her-/himself. We expect that the volunteer will cook rather than eat in bars/restaurants.
Transport: work place is within a walking distance from the house.
International travel: reimbursement up to 275 EUR
Please send your CV and a motivation letter to the coordinating organization, Stowarzyszenie Centrum Miedzynarodowej Wymiany Mlodziezy i Wolontariatu.
Contact: Sylwia Jędra (email: firstname.lastname@example.org)
More information on : https://europa.eu/youth/volunteering/project/3225_fr
PomPA’s website: http://pompa.pomiechowek.pl/
PomPA’s Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pompa.pomiechowek/
EVS blog – coordinating organisation: http://evsinpultusk.blogspot.com/
Coordinating organisation – Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fiyepolska/
Sending organisation: Internationale Jugendgemeinschaftsdienste Landesverein NRW e.V. (Bonn, Germany)
In case we do not find volunteers from Germany, we are planning to open this vacancy to other E+ programme countries (but only to no -visa countries). If you are interested in the project but come from another country than Germany, please contact us for more information.