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Atelier Lávka 2019-2020

Atelier Lávka 2019-2020

Atelier Lávka

Brno, Czech Republic

1 , Open

Project description

Atelier Lávka is part of Legato – centre of leisure time in Kohoutovice district in Brno which exists since 1999. Both Lávka and Legato are part of Luzanky centre. It offers different types of leisure-time activities, programs for schools,competitions or other events for public, summer camps for children. Atelier Lávka focuses on film making, music recording, photo making and editting. Schedule of the volunteer: 35 hours weekly - 19 hours weekly - direct working with the clients, communication etc. In programs for school children. Helping with organization of program, making photo - 6 hours weekly - other activities at Atelier Lavka – cooperation with young musicians, photographers and film group. - 3 hours of Czech language course - 2 hours of preparation and meetings with coordinator and other volunteers - 5 hours for volunteer’s common/personal project


Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

The volunteer will live in a flat (private room, shared flat) in Brno. He/She will have lessons of Czech language and meetings with EVS coordinator and other volunteers – there will be group of other EVS volunteers, from different branches of Luzanky. Volunteers have 2 days a week free + 2 days per month of vacation. They are provided with card for public transport, get pocket money and food allowance monthly. Volunteer will work 35 hours per week (this includes Czech language lessons, meeting with coordinator and other volunteers, own miniproject/s).


Training during the project

On-arrival and midterm training organized by National Agency, on-arrival "orientation week" organized by Luzanky for group of our volunteers (intensive Czech language course, orientation in Brno, Czech culture, law, etc.). Volunteers can also all year round visit some of the courses and events organized by Luzanky for free to learn something new and for recreation (s.a. circus trainings for adults, ceramics). There will be also weekend full of workshops tailored for our EVS volunteers and other specific workshops during the year, according to wishes of volunteers.


Volunteer profile

The main tasks of the volunteer will be assisting the team of pedagogues during the educational programs for schools, as well as during the film and animation workshops. The volunteer can offer the youngsters new activities (workshops, festivals, etc.) or encourage and support them to organize their own events (jam sessions, exhibitions...). The volunteer can offer activities to the youngsters according to their abilities and interests (for example in music or painting) Only participants WITHOUT VISA NECESSITY can apply. Thank you for understanding!


How to apply

Please send us your CV, motivation letter and completed questions (section additional information) to In the subject of the e-mail write "Lavka". If you will be chosen to the second round of selection, be ready for a Skype interview. The results will be known in August2019.


Additional information

Luzanky coordinates and host 12 EVS volunteers who meet every week on common meetings with coordinator.

1. Why did you choose Atelier Lávka for your volunteer work?
2. What is your motivation for the work with kids? If you have any experiences please describe it.
3. Please describe your experiences with video, radio and modern media if you have any.
4. What would you like to gain from your EVS?
5. In what area are you good and you would like to share your knowledge and experience with others? Translate

Related links


This opportunity is offered in the frame of an Erasmus+ volunteering project and will be confirmed as soon as funding is approved.
For further information on the status of the project, please get in touch with the organisation.

Project dates

A total of 49 week(s) during the period 01/10/2019 to 31/08/2020

Project location

Stamicova 572/7, 62300 Brno

Looking for volunteers from

Albania, Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Spain, Finland, France, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Moldova (Republic of), Montenegro, North Macedonia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, United Kingdom, Kosovo * UN resolution, British Antarctic Territory, Anguilla, Aruba, Saint Barthélemy, Bonaire Sint Eustatius and Saba, Canary Islands, Curaçao, Falkland Islands, French Guiana, Greenland, British Indian Ocean Territory, Cayman Islands, Saint Martin (french part), Montserrat, New Caledonia, French Polynesia, Pitcairn, Sint Maarten (dutch part), Turks and Caicos Islands, French Southern and Antarctic Territories

Project topics

Creativity and culture

Education and training

Youth (Participation, Youth Work, Youth Policy)

Application deadline

No application deadline


Name: Michaela Ruzenecka

Hosting organisation


BRNO, Czech Republic

Coordinating organisation


BRNO, Czech Republic