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P60 venue for pop and culture

P60

Amstelveen, Netherlands

Project description

P60 is a 2090 m2 independent not-for-profit venue for pop and culture in Amstelveen, just 15 bus minutes away from Amsterdam-Schiphol airport. We work with a small team of 12 people and nearly 80 local volunteers. Facilities: Concerthal (600 people standing), foyer, café and three rehearsal rooms for talent development. We organise cultural events (pop, blues, jazz, rock) and workshops (voice factory, drums, DJ, photography etcetera). P60 is member from Trans Europe Halles network (www.teh.net) in which we are working together for starting international projects and exchanges. We have four volunteers European Solidarity Corps. Two are starting long term 01-05-2019 till 30-04-2020 and two are starting long term 01-09-2019 till 31-08-2020.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

The four volunteers are living together in the full equiped ESC house in a safe area just 15 bike minutes away from P60. You have your own private room and you share living room, kitchen, bathroom and garden. Pocket money is 5 Euro per day, foodmoney 180 Euro per month, local transport money 40 Euro per month. You will have your own bike. You can eat for free in P60 if you are helping with the pre-production events. We will book and pay one time travel costs from your country to NL and one time back after finishing your ESC project.

Training during the project

After arriving, there is a welcome dinner for you made by present ESC and local volunteers. Short after arriving you will have the on-arrival training and half way the mid-term training (both provided by the Dutch national agency European Solidarity Corps. You will have a personal mentor (technical or marketing or service skills) and an administration mentor (for anything regarding accomodation, money, health issues). You get support from local volunteers with integration in Dutch social live. If you need anything else, all the team is ready to help you with that.

Volunteer profile

We have place for four volunteers (2 starting 01-05-19 and 2 starting 01-09-19, both periods 12 months). Please apply if you are interested in: 1.Graphic design (helping with posters, flyers for on-line and off-line media). 2.Visual design (helping with recording and editing promotion movies and after movies events for social media. 3.Service (helping with barwork, providing meals for artists and volunteers, boxoffice, garderobe and hosting service for visitors). You are going to work with different people/teams so we ask some social skills and basic English.

Placement dates

A total of 53 week(s) during the period 01/05/2019 to 30/04/2020


Placement location

Stadsplein 100a, 1181 ZM Amstelveen


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

Creativity and culture


Placement deadline

Application deadline: 31/12/2018