Syndicat d'initiatives Rochefort (still under accreditation process)

Synidcat d'initiatives Rochefort

Rochefort, Belgium

The application deadline has passed.

Activity description

TO APPLY, FOLLOW THE LINK : https://compagnonsbatisseurs.world/activities/long-term/esc-volunteering/syndicat-initiatives/ «Syndicat d’initiatives" is an organization of local interest, which aims are to promote and vitalise the territory. Their reach to public is done through three areas: events organisation, info point and creating attractions in the town of Rochefort. The volunteers will have the opportunity to participate in various activities of the organization: administrative, cultural, logistic. First weeks will mostly consist of showing the volunteer all the task that the organization is working on, so gradually they can participate more and more in all of them. Variety of tasks will allow the volunteers to find something that suits their interest and pursue it. The aim is to help the association in their daily tasks (at the ticket stands, in the tourism centre and the attractions), and help with event organisation, management of volunteers and outdoor maintenance tasks.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

The volunteer will live in Marche en Famenne, a town not far from Rochefort in a house shared with other international volunteers. S/he will have their own room and will share the rest of the house. The volunteer will receive a budget and will take care of the meals on their own. In addition, they will receive a small allowance (pocket money) for personal expenses throughout the duration of the activity, including holidays. The transportation from the accomodation to the project will be covered.

Training during the activity

On arrival and mid term seminar; opportunity to take part in the training for campleaders of the support organisation. Other trainings proposed to the SI team might be also proposed to the volunteer.

Participant profile

TO APPLY, FOLLOW THE LINK AND GO TO "REGISTER" TAB: https://compagnonsbatisseurs.world/activities/long-term/esc-volunteering/syndicat-initiatives/ Our project is open to anybody motivated by volunteering and who wishes to be involved in the organization and working in the field of community development, regardless to their nationality, religion, believes, diploma, professional experience. We expect the volunteer to be very motivated to join the activity, to be open-minded, creative and pro-active about their project. The volunteer be prepared to a rural environment and spending time outside

Activity dates

A total of 52 week(s) during the period 01/04/2021 to 31/03/2022


Activity location

5580 Rochefort Belgium


Looking for participants from

Austria, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Spain, Finland, France, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, French Guiana, Greenland, Guadeloupe, Saint Martin (french part), Martinique, Montserrat, New Caledonia, French Polynesia, St Pierre and Miquelon, Pitcairn, Réunion, French Southern and Antarctic Territories


Activity topics

Creativity and culture


Deadline for applications

Application deadline: 06/01/2021