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Last minute call - one volunteer wanted for creative cultural center

A4 - Associations for contemporary culture

Bratislava, Slovakia

The application deadline has passed.

Project description

We are looking for 1 volunteer for 12 months long EVS-project: Sept. 2018 - Aug. 2019 Project is for 4 volunteers and we already found 3 of them. We are looking for volunteer who is interested in culture and project management, administration in particular. For example by helping with the preparation and administration of funding applications, helping with fundraising creative work, venue development work, organizing events for volunteers, writing reviews and reports from the events for the A4 Zine and blog launched by our current EVS. All the volunteers will be involved in the processes related to everyday operation of independent cultural venue. They will sell tickets before the events, distribute posters and flyers in the city, do a guest service (take care of the foreign artists), prepare guest room or catering for artists, help us with administration, office work, help at the café.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

Accommodation: The volunteers will stay at their own flat in the city centre all 4 together. Apartment is located 3 miutes walking distance from our venue. Money: - Pocket money – The volunteer will receive monthly pocket money - Food allowances - The volunteer will receive monthly food allowance Transport arrangements: The travelling costs are covered fully

Training during the project

1. On-arrival and mid-term trainings during project 2. Slovak classes once per week - 1 hour 3. Regular weekly meetings with the all A4 team members 4. Regular weekly meetings about particular topics and tasks with our experts (production, PR, marketing, management) 5. Regular weekly meetings with EVS coordinator and mentors 6. Any other needed support for developing your own competences and your own projects

Volunteer profile

The main profile of the volunteers is that they are interested in art, culture and society, and that they want to be part of a creative team and learn how an independent cultural organisation works. Volunteers should be also active, initiative, independend, reliable, friendly and flexible people. If volunteers are initiative and creative they can create and develop their own project (activity) which makes sense and fits with our programme (for example workshop, exhibition, blog, movie, etc). It depends on mutual discussion and on their individual preferences and backgrounds.

Placement dates

A total of 52 week(s) during the period 05/09/2018 to 04/09/2019


Placement location

Karpatska 2, 81105 Bratislava


Looking for volunteers from

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Spain, Finland, France, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, Turkey, United Kingdom


Placement topics

Education and training

Creativity and culture


Placement deadline

Application deadline: 07/09/2018