Giardino di Nunù

Giardino di Nunù

Centro Social Pet

Matera, Italy

Wat houdt de activiteit in?

The association Centro Social Pet was born in July 2013 in Matera, Italy. It is affiliated to the National Educational Sports Centre (recognised by CONI) and its main purpose is to encourage the development of amateur sports activities, through the promotion, dissemination and exercise of dog activities with great attention Pet Therapy. The combination of sport & nature gave birth to "Il giardino di Nunù" (Nunù's garden) in June 2018. It aims to promote growth and educational activities in nature for children aged 3 to 6. Il giardino di Nunù offers children the opportunity to live the nature every morning from 8:00 to 14:00 on an educational farm outside of the city; to do zoo-anthropology experiences, experience pet therapy dogs and farm animals, together with play and movement. The association also organizes experiential workshops, educational projects in schools, seminars, conferences and training courses to encouraging the active participation of citizens.

Regelingen voor accommodatie, eten, en vervoer

Since the space of Centre Social Pet is outside of the city, it is necessary to drive together with the coordinators car to the working space - punctuality is very important. If you are very sportive you can ride the bike to arrive there, takes about 30 min. Volunteers do stay in double rooms, inside a flat shared with other European volunteers. The flats are 10 min walking distance from the city center. The apartments are self-managed by the persons who life inside. cleaning, shopping, cooking) and everyone needs to follow basic rules. Volunteer receives 155 euro for food + 150 pocket money;

Wat leer je?

The topic of solidarity is part of our association, as it is part of the life of the members involved. Through our activities we pass on the basic elements of solidarity directly and unfiltered to the children who are part of our activities. Welcoming a volunteer from another European country will be a further element of concreteness that we can demonstrate to our children. The volunteer will experience from inside what means: outdoor education, education in nature, dog and animal therapy, the concept of Forest Kindergarten and see from inside the management of an Italian NGO.

Wie zoeken we?

We are searching for a solar person who loves children and education, who like to be outside and be in contact with nature; a person ready to help wherever needed with artistic or sportive competences to share with the staff and the pupils of the kindergarten; languagewise is important that the young volunteer wants to learn Italian and is ready to study, but for the start is enough to have a medium level of English; Age 18 - 30 years Some experience in the field of education, animal therapy, out-door education or sport would be appreciated.

Begin- en einddatum

Totaal 26 week/weken in de periode van 02/05/2022 tot 02/11/2022


75100 Matera Italy

Voor deelnemers uit:

Finland, Oostenrijk, Duitsland, Denemarken, Spanje, Griekenland, Ierland, Litouwen, Letland, Nederland, Portugal, Polen, Slovenië, Slowakije


Onderwijs en opleiding

Lichamelijke opvoeding en sport

Uiterste sollicitatiedatum

Uiterste inschrijvingsdatum: 01/03/2022