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Børnehuset Borris

Børnehuset Borris

Borris, Denmark

The application deadline has passed.

Activity description

Børnehuset believes that the volunteer position at our institution offers the volunteer the opportunity to learn about Danish kindergartens and the philosophy on which their activities are based. The volunteer will also study the new trend towards focusing on physical activities as a mean to children’s development. Being based in a small town, the placement also offers the volunteer the possibility of learning about life conditions in countryside Denmark. The volunteer is very welcome to make his/her own activities with the children, and we will do our best to help and support the volunteer so that the ESC-stay with us will meet his/her expectations. Examples of activities in the kindergarten: • Carrying out a wide range of outdoor natur/physical activities • Spending time in nature, go on walks and doing other activities related to nature • Doing indoor activities when weather requires it

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

The volunteer will stay with a local Danish host family and will be expected to become part of the family and as such take part in the activities and responsibilities in the family. The volunteer will have his/her three meals provided by the host family and/or project. Transport to and from home to the project is covered by the programme. Further, the international transport is covered to a certain amount.

Participant profile

The volunteer must be: Able to interact with our children in a good and meaningful way Interested in working with children Interested in i children’s development Openminded Able to speak english on a conversational level

Activity dates

A total of 38 week(s) during the period 15/08/2020 to 15/05/2021


Activity location

Borris Denmark


Looking for participants 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, Tunisia, 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


Activity topics

Education and training

Creativity and culture


Deadline for applications

Application deadline: 21/06/2020