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DO IT! - Develop Organise IniTiate!

Team for Youth Association

Baia Mare, Romania

The application deadline has passed.

Activity description

The DOIT Project! It seeks to promote non-formal education, volunteering and the use of languages as a starting point for the individual's personal development, stopping stereotypes related to other cultures and improving the individual's relationship with the society they live in. The project is based on a single cross-border volunteer activity and targets 6 volunteers in four month internships in Baia Mare. The main activity is the implementation of non-formal activities in the local community in order to promote volunteering, to stimulate the use of foreign languages and to diversify the educational activities in the high schools in Baia Mare. These are: - preparing non-formal activities in high schools in Baia Mare, - implementation of non-formal classroom or after-school activities, evaluation and dissemination, - encourage young people in high schools to use English or a high-level language such as Italian, German and French, - promoting European Solidarity Corps

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

Accommodation is in rented flats, in the city. Rent and expenses (up to a certain point) are paid by our organisation. Volunteer is in charge of: cleaning, assuming responsibility for the flat. Pocket money: 3 x EURO per day/ volunteer. (paid, once a month in local currency in cash). Food money: 150 EURO per month / volunteer. (paid in local currency, once a month in cash) Materials for activities and local transportation is also provided. International travel to and from Baia Mare: reimbursed after the project, based on distance calculator and original tickets/invoices.

Training during the activity

Team-building and getting to know the location training on the sport! Non formal education and how to apply it training as well as support in the preparation and promotion of activities. We offer a mentor for the supervising of the learning process and local integration as well as a coordinator to supervise and help with the activities. We work with 26 helpful local volunteers to aid you and provide support in the activities. Possibility of having extra language classes.

Participant profile

We are looking for volunteers: 18-30 years old, with residency in the following countries: Italy, Austria, France and interested in topics like: volunteering, non formal education, languages. The applicants should be looking to help the local community by preparing, implementing and helping to disseminate a series of activities, are interested in working with high-school students, youth-workers and teachers. Furthermore we highly wish organized, open minded, polite and caring person with good motivation for living and working abroad. .

Activity dates

A total of 17 week(s) during the period 20/05/2020 to 20/09/2020

Activity location

Vasile Lucaciu 55A, 430341 Baia Mare Romania

Looking for participants from

Austria, France

Activity topics

Citizenship and democratic participation

Education and training

Deadline for applications

Application deadline: 15/05/2020