Familija - Kids in Action 6
Familija - izobraževalni interapevtski center
Škofja Loka, Slovenia
Project description6 volunteers are needed to take part in the longterm volunteering project named "Kids in Action 6", which will involve 6 local day care centers in the area of Škofja Loka,Slovenia.Despite slight organizational differences they all have common target group,which is children and youth between the age of 8 and 18 years.Volunteers will be included in the work of each daycare center as equal members of their teams and as such they will have an opportunity to show and improve their own abilities,develop sense of initiative,gain new skills and get new knowledge through organizing and realizing different activities (workshops,courses,individual support,sports,games,plays,presentations,lectures).At the same time, they will get familiar with the theory of preventing work with youngsters and with social care system in Slovenia.Volunteers will also have an opportunity to realize projects within other local partner organizations in order to strengthen their involvement in local society.
Accommodation, food and transport arrangementsThe volunteers will be accommodated in the house located on the main square of Škofja Loka,old historical town with about 13000 inhabitants, located 25 km NW from Ljubljana. Each volunteer will stay in single bedroom with shared cooking, washing, laundry and social facilities. Volunteers will cook by themselves, monthly food allowance will be provided (176 €). They will be also entitled to receive a monthly allowance of 120 €. To each of the volunteers, the bike will be provided and tickets for public transportation (if needed).
Training during the projectOn-arrival and Mid-term training organized by Slovenian National Agency, all the training organized by host organizations and by some other partner organizations from the local community.
Volunteer profileCandidates should be motivated,flexible,patient,creative,open-minded,self-initiative,communicative,interested to work with children, adolescents and they should be able to speak english.Some past experiences from pedagogy and youth leisure are welcomed.Ability in music,sport,manual activities,handcrafts,dances,art,multimedia would be also convenient.Future volunteer should bring in her/his own ideas into the project and be prepared to create, plan and execute her/his own projects. We look for 6 volunteers of a different nationality.The application should consist of CV an motivation letter.
A total of 52 week(s) during the period 07/08/2019 to 31/07/2020
Mestni trg 39, 4220 Škofja Loka
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
Education and training
Creativity and culture
Application deadline: 20/12/2018