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Bratislava Volunteer Centre (BVC)

Bratislava, Slovakia

The application deadline has passed.

Project description

We are looking for EVS volunteer for 10-12 months. The ideal beginnig of the project would be between January and March 2019. This project has two main parts. The first part consists of promotion of volunteering among students (in form of Date with Volunteering for schools, Volunteer fair discussions corner etc.) and organization of volunteering activities with interested students. The second part of the project consists of making graphic content (photography, video, posters...) for the BVC from our events and for the promotion purposes. Furthermore the volunteer can help us with preparation of various trainings, events, volunteer activities (Week of Volunteering, Volunteer Fair, Trainings for volunteer coordinators, etc.) and help us with our volunteer programs in our partners organizations. The volunteer will be also encouraged and supported to come up with and realize his/her own ideas and activities.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

BVC will provide an adequate place to live - a room with basic furniture and bed for the volunteer, the room will be in a flat or a house shared with other people. BVC is responsible for the food arrangements in form of cash in the hosting project according to the standard of living in the hosting country. BVC provides the volunteer with the pocket money and money for the travel to/from Bratislava.

Training during the project

Training is directly related to the skills and knowledge necessary for the volunteer to have in order to do particular job. We will take care of orientation training (first days after arrival) which includes topics about country, city, general characteristic of BVC and detailed training for your volunteer activity. You are compulsory to attend on-arivall and mid-term training organized by National Agency. You can also attend trainings organized for EVS volunteers by BVC and every 6 month there is mandatory supervision meeting. At the end of your vacancy, you will gain Youthpass certficate.

Volunteer profile

We are looking for: - motivated person (18 - 30 years old) with sense of creativity - someone open to new challenges - comunicative and responsible person - someone who likes taking pictures, can use camera and already has practical experince with graphic design and digital tools and is interested in further development of these skills.

Placement dates

A total of 52 week(s) during the period 01/01/2019 to 30/09/2020


Placement location

Stará tržnica, Námestie SNP 25, 811 01 Bratislava


Looking for volunteers from

Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal


Placement topics

Citizenship and democratic participation

Education and training

Employment and entrepreneurship

Creativity and culture


Placement deadline

Application deadline: 15/10/2018