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English: practice with non-formal methods - 2020

Centre de Réadaptation de Mulhouse

Mulhouse, France

Project description

A 7 months months volunteering placement at "Centre de Réadaptation de Mulhouse" (CRM). CRM is the biggest Centre in France specialised in health and vocational rehabilitation of adults with physical health problems. It has 3 main activities : Medical/paramedical care, Vocational training, Social and Cultural life. With the help of the permanent staff members and the local volunteers, the ECS volunteers will perform their tasks within the "Social and Cultural Life" department. they will be assigned the following tasks: - To organise workshops for the practice of the English language using non-formal education methods; - To organise games, film sessions followed by debates as well as any other activity that would promote the practice of the English language; - A time to learn the French language and work on personal projects will be included in volunteers' weekly schedule; - Self initiatives will be encouraged.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

The volunteers (2) will be hosted in individual large rooms with private bathroom. They can have their meals (3 meals a day) in the restaurant of the Centre. They will receive a monthly user card for the public transport as well as a 50% discount card (for the under 27 y-o) for train journeys throughout France. They will receive an allowance of 180 € per month as pocket money. They will be offered a around trip ticket for the international travel.

Training during the project

French language courses will be provided in a classroom.

Volunteer profile

Young men and women aged between 22 and 28 and living in a member country of the European Solidarity Corps program. Applicants must have at least a C1 level in English and B1 level in French (speaking). They must be friendly, caring and with a certain sense of communication. !! Applications that do not match with the given criteria will not be answered !!

Activity Dates

A total of 29 week(s) during the period 10/01/2020 to 30/07/2020


Activity Location

57 rue Albert Camus, 68093 Mulhouse France


Looking for volunteers from

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Spain, Finland, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, North Macedonia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, United Kingdom


Activity Topics

Education and training

Creativity and culture


Deadline for applications

No application deadline