Kids in Action 7 - Day Care Centers for Children and Youth

Familija - izobraževani in terapevtski center

Škofja Loka, Slovenia

The application deadline has passed.

Activity description

Kids in Action 7 - United in Solidarity ESC volunteering project hosts volunteers working in 10 local organizations in and around the town of Škofja Loka, Slovenia. Each of the volunteers is involved in daily work of one of partner organizations as an equal member of their teams for 1 year. Project activities already started, but 1 volunteer is still needed for daycare center for children and youth DC Ω. Chosen volunteers will take part in various activities of the center such as organizing the daily routine, realizing workshops (cooking, sports, games, handicrafts, outdoor activities,…), realizing individual lessons with the children.Through his activities the volunteer will get familiar with the theory of preventing work with youngsters and with social care system in Slovenia.Volunteer will also have opportunity to realize projects within other local partner organizations.Info: https://www.edocr.com/v/dpynkrpj/voukvouk/Infoletter-KiA-7-Slovenia

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

Chosen volunteers will be accommodated together with other volunteers of the project in a furnished apartment with WiFi on the main square of Škofja Loka, old historical town with about 13000 inhabitants, located 25 km NW from Ljubljana. Each volunteer will stay in a single bedroom with shared cooking, washing, laundry, and social facilities. The volunteer will cook by himself/herself, monthly food allowance will be provided (180 €). He/she will be also entitled to receive a monthly allowance of 120 €. Bike and tickets for public transportation (if needed) will be provided.

Training during the activity

On-arrival and Mid-term training organized by Slovenian National Agency, all the training organized by host organizations and by some other partner organizations from the local community.

Participant profile

Candidate should be motivated,flexible,patient,creative,open-minded,self-initiative,communicative,interested to work with children and adolescents and he/she should have a good an ability to speak English.Some past experiences from pedagogy and youth leisure are welcomed.Ability in music,sport,manual activities,handcrafts,dances,art,multimedia would be also convenient.The future volunteer should bring in her/his own ideas into the project and be prepared to create,plan and execute her/his own projects.

Activity dates

A total of 47 week(s) during the period 01/10/2020 to 31/08/2021


Activity location

Mestni trg 39, 4220 Škofja Loka Slovenia


Looking for participants from

Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Finland, France, Ireland, Iceland, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sweden, Slovakia


Activity topics

Social challenges

Education and training

Creativity and culture


Deadline for applications

Application deadline: 30/09/2020