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„EVS Seeds” in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, 01.09.19 - 30.06.20

Centrul de Voluntariat Cluj-Napoca (Cluj-Napoca Volunteer Centre)

Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Project description

The 10 months project takes place in Cluj-Napoca, Romania. The 10 volunteers, grouped in teams of two, will work in 2 of the selected organizations and public institutions, in each, for 2 days a week. One day a week will be spent at the hosting organization, CVCN, where the volunteers will plan their activities, develop new ideas and evaluate their progress in the learning journey. The total number of volunteering hours/week will be between 30 and 35. More information and the description of the activities can be found here:

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

The accommodation will be arranged by CVCN, the hosting organization. Two volunteers will share a room in a rented flat, in Cluj-Napoca. All the expenses related to the accommodation will be covered through the project. Each volunteer will receive money for food and pocket money every month, according to the Erasmus+ standards. Also the local transport costs related to the volunteering activities will be covered. International transportation is also covered by the project according to the Erasmus+ regulations.

Training during the project

The first month of the stage is the induction period, an introduction to the new working and cultural environment. The volunteers will attend also a team building for getting to know each other better, learning about EVS and the project, their roles and responsibilities. They will participate in training programs related to their work and depending on their learning needs. At the end of the month the volunteers will go at a national training, to meet other international volunteers from Romania and to start working on their personal learning plan.

Volunteer profile

- motivation to learn Romanian language, in order to improve the relationship with the beneficiaries - willingness to work with underprivileged children and young people - good planning skills for the lessons and other educational activities - good communication skills - responsibility, patience and tolerance - open-mindedness

Placement dates

A total of 45 week(s) during the period 01/09/2019 to 30/06/2020

Placement location

Virgil Fulicea 1, 400022 Cluj-Napoca

Looking for volunteers from

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Spain, Finland, France, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg

Placement topics

Social challenges

Health and wellbeing

Education and training

Creativity and culture

Placement deadline

Application deadline: 25/08/2019