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Genappe Cultural Centre

Genappe Cultural Centre

Genappe, Belgium

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Project description

The « Genappe cultural centre » proposes a cultural project oriented toward the fight against any type of social isolation and the promotion of the territory’s specificities. The volunteers will be carrying different tasks at the cultural centre, at the youth centre, at the Monty (intercultural and creative space), in the "Genappe in transition" movement... These tasks could be for example: welcoming the public at the youth centre or during public event, help with the organisation of cultural activities, workshops, meetings... help at the solidarity grocery, help at the stage management at the Tof theatre, help to organise festivals... The expected schedule would be from Tuesday afternon until Saturday, but this schedule is flexible according with the time of the year. [!! This organization is now in the process of being accreditated by the French-speaking NA]

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

[!! This organization is now in the process of being accreditated by the French-speaking NA] Accommodation with two other ESC volunteers in Genappe town. Private rooms and shared bathroom, kitchen and living room. Food and pocket money is provided every month to the volunteer, who has to manage his/her budget by him/herself. The accommodation and the place where the volunteering take place are close to each other, and therefore reachable by walking.

Training during the project

Training Info Cycle is organised by the Belgian National Agency. French classes available whenever possible, additionally to the online linguistic support. Technical training about stage management is planned: lightning desks, sound controls...

Volunteer profile

Our project is open to anybody motivated by volunteering and who wishes to be involved in our organization and working in the field of culture, regardless to their nationality, religion, believes, diploma, professional experience. A volunteer comfortable with any type of public, willing to learn French, interested in transition towns topic, flexible, willing to share about her/his culture and country... TO APPLY CHECK THIS LINK, DOWNLOAD THE FILE AND FOLLOW PROCEDURE:

Placement dates

A total of 53 week(s) during the period 01/10/2019 to 30/09/2020

Placement location

Rue de Bruxelles 14, 1470 Genappe

Looking for volunteers from

Albania, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belgium, Bulgaria, Belarus, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Algeria, Estonia, Egypt, Greece, Spain, Finland, France, Georgia, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Iceland, Italy, Jordan, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Libya, Morocco, Moldova (Republic of), Montenegro, North Macedonia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Palestine, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Russian Federation, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Kosovo * UN resolution, British Antarctic Territory, Anguilla, Aruba, Bermuda, Bonaire Sint Eustatius and Saba, Curaçao, Falkland Islands, French Guiana, Greenland, British Indian Ocean Territory, Cayman Islands, Saint Martin (french part), Montserrat, New Caledonia, French Polynesia, St Pierre and Miquelon, Pitcairn, Turks and Caicos Islands, French Southern and Antarctic Territories, Virgin Islands (British), Wallis and Futuna

Placement topics

Citizenship and democratic participation

Creativity and culture

Placement deadline

Application deadline: 04/08/2019