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EVS in Ventspils city

Ventpils Youth house

Ventspils, Latvia

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Project description

8 months voluntary project vacancy for 1 volunteers starting from 1. March in Ventspils Youth house "Random Republic". Youth house it's a open space for youngsters from 13-30 years old to play board games, read books, hang out after school and participate in non formal education and activities. You will have a possibility to create and organize your own activities and events. You will have a creative environment to work in and you will get a chance to get to know Latvia and our culture!

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

Volunteers will be assured with pocket money 90 Euro per month and money for food. Accommodations: Volunteers flat is on 8th floor of 9 floor building. The flat is shared with other EVS volunteers that are working in Ventspils Youth house. Rooms:4 room flat, where 3 of the rooms are isolated an 1 is a living room.There is furniture in every room: a wardrobe, a bookshelf, chairs, a table and of f course a bed and everything for sleeping - pillows and blankets. Mobility: flat is located in 15 min walking distance from place of work and towns center.

Training during the project

Volunteers will have opportunity to take part in on-arrival and mid-term training, who are organized by Latvian National agency - Jaunatnes starptautisko programmu aģentūra.

Volunteer profile

Volunteer should be age 18 - 30 from ITALY or PORTUGAL! Good or medium English knowledge, communicable and willing to work with people different ages. Motivated to learn new skills and be open for new learning process, preferable basic knowledge in - creating posters, writing short stories and posts, taking pictures and image processing.

Placement dates

A total of 35 week(s) during the period 01/03/2018 to 31/10/2018


Placement location

Kuldīgas iela 13, LV-3601 Ventspils


Looking for volunteers from

Portugal, Italy


Placement topics

Education and training

Employment and entrepreneurship

Creativity and culture


Placement deadline

Application deadline: 31/12/2037