Together for the community

Together for the community

Bunkr, o.p.s.

Třinec, Czech Republic

The application deadline has passed.

Activity description

We are now looking for You as 3rd volunteer from an EU country for activities under the Together for the community project. You will become part of our team concentrating mainly on social work with children and teenagers. We provide free-time activities, help and assistance for youngsters and children in all kind of difficult life situations. Our volunteers cooperate with us as assistant of our social-workers on following projects and others: We have a low-threshold facility for youngsters (youth club) in Třinec, where kids can come, play and discuss all sort of things that worry them. We do Streetwork and contact young people directly in their natural environment on the street, play- and sportgrounds etc. We operate the Community Center in Třinec-Borek, where we help childrenand parents to deal with and solve challenges in their life and provide special free time programs for children and their parents. Despite the Corona Virus you can still apply!

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

Accommodation will be for free in a fully furnished flat in a family house shared with other volunteers. You will have your own room, but shared kichten, bathroom and living room. Food: You will receive a monthly food allowance. Pocket money: You will receive monthly pocket money. Transport: Local public transport will be for free for you (month card provided), Travel costs to Trinec and back home are covered

Training during the activity

Czech language course, Bunkr volunteering training, On-arrival training, Mid-term training and other branch related trainings.

Participant profile

Volunteers should be motivated and determined, having interest in social work, meeting and working with youngsters and the local Roma community. The age limit is according ESC rules 18-30. Creativity and skills in music or sport would be an asset. Our current project has approved fundings for a volunteer from Germany but we are also open to change it for volunteers from ALL EU member states! In case of any questions or problems with the application please send us a message to You can also drop us directly your CV and Motivation Letter to that address.

Activity dates

A total of 52 week(s) during the period 01/04/2020 to 31/05/2021

Activity location

739 61 Třinec Czech Republic

Looking for participants from

Germany, Romania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Spain, Finland, France, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Sweden, Slovakia, United Kingdom, Slovenia

Activity topics

Social challenges

Education and training

Employment and entrepreneurship

Creativity and culture

Deadline for applications

Application deadline: 31/05/2020