ESC in Vilnius Balsiai School

ESC in Vilnius Balsiai School

Vilnius Balsiai school

Vilnius, Lithuania

The application deadline has passed.

Activity description

The volunteer will have a pro-active role, assisting the school team: teachers, social pedagogue, speech therapist and special pedagogue in the individual work with children that have learning difficulties. As well the volunteer would organize the post-school activities of non-formal learning. There are a lot of organized activities for pupils after classes; so the volunteer would join the educators to create the activities for children. The help of volunteers is expected the following fields: • To help create dynamics of occupation of free time activities during the breaks or free lessons, trough the realization of games and group work, thematic conversations; • Looking after children after classes at the time when they have to wait for transportation home; • To be a helper of the special learning in the individual help of the students that have learning difficulties; • To be a helper of the social pedagogic in the individual or group work of pupils that have behaviour problems.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

The volunteer will be hosted in flat together with other volunteers in Vilnius or in a private house with a family, who lives very close to the school. Each volunteer will have their own room. A monthly bus card will be provided. Volunteers will receive food and pocket money every month.

Training during the activity

The volunteer will have an integration week organised by the coordinating organisation. During the volunteer service, volunteers will also have On-Arrival and Mid Term training organised by the National Agency.

Participant profile

There are no specific requirements for the volunteers: generally they must be self-motivated, willing to take on new challenges, and open to working with people of all backgrounds and cultures, dynamic, versatile, good mood, flexible, with self-initiative, experienced in children work, willing to take on new challenges, with ability to manage and solve conflicts in a creative way; enthusiastic to participate in the project; mature to work and to relate to a group of children/youngsters and willing to develop new activities with a sense of responsibility.

Activity dates

A total of 1 week(s) during the period 01/09/2022 to 31/07/2023

Activity location

Vilnius Lithuania

Looking for participants from

Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belgium, Bulgaria, Belarus, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Algeria, Estonia, Egypt, Greece, Spain, Finland, France, Georgia

Activity topics

Social challenges

Creativity and culture

Deadline for applications

Application deadline: 31/07/2022