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Volunteer For Diversity and Inclusion (for Lithuanians)

Youth Action (YA)

London, United Kingdom

The application deadline has passed.

Project description

Our EVS project Volunteering For Inclusion is based on first-hand experiences, practical application of the theories, in a non-formal education setting. In essence the key elements of Youth Actions EVS project activities are as follows: - Community projects that are inclusion focused Youth Action run four weekly programmes, for local and regional young people, to focus on a range of community projects that promote inclusion. - Youth Ambassadors Project & Young Kids Project Working with young people aged 16+ (Ambassadors) and then with children aged 8 to 13 (Young Kids Club) to develop leadership skills to then champion key community issues, that ultimately promote inclusion and break down barriers through drama, theatre, music, sports and other engaging activities Tasks: preparation of sessions, liaison with external agencies, venue, shopping for resources

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

All volunteers will reside in Youth Action’s own comfortable accommodation; Gateway House. Each volunteer will have their own bedroom and all amenities (equipment, Wifi etc).

Training during the project

On arrival and mid term

Volunteer profile

interested in youth work willing to cooperate

Placement dates

A total of 9 week(s) during the period 01/09/2018 to 31/10/2018

Placement location

Head Office: Unity House, Third Floor, 49-51 Preston New Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 6AE, UK, Lancashire, BB2 6AE, UK London

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

Reception and integration of refugees and migrants

Citizenship and democratic participation

Placement deadline

Application deadline: 13/08/2018