EVS in the kindergarten Potsataja

EVS in the kindergarten Potsataja

Narva Lasteaed Potsataja

Narva, Estonia

1 , Closed

Project description

The volunteer will contribute to the organisation through the following tasks and activities: - different activities (e.g. games, sport, songs, handicraft) for children (aged 4-7) in English language - assist in decoration kindergarten and preparation of different celebrations: Christmas, Easter, Mother's Day etc - assist on music, sports lessons, the volunteer is welcome to bring native songs and games and introduce them to children - assist in daily work of kindergarten (e.g. assist to dress kids for going out; collect toys or books after plays or lessons; help kids before/after mid-day sleep) The volunteer will also participate in information, educational and cultural events organized by coordinating organisation VitaTiim NGO and organise together with other volunteers a festival "Everyone is learning" in June 2019. A lot depends on the Volunteer’s skills and wish. We also encourage the volunteer to initiate and implement own ideas. We will provide our full support for it.


Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

Volunteer will be accommodated in rented and appropriately furnished flat or a house. He/she will have a private or shared bedroom and a shared kitchen, a bathroom and a toilet. Food allowance will be given to the volunteer monthly. The volunteer will cook by themselves. The volunteer will also have a choice to buy lunch in the kindergarten. Narva is not a big city, therefore the volunteer will walk to the placement.


Training during the project

- On-arrival training course and mid-term evaluation meeting organized by Estonian National Agency; - "Check-in" training course upon arrival and EVS common days once in a month organized by coordinating organisation VitaTiim NGO for all volunteers doing their services in Narva, Sillamäe and Kohtla-Järve; - Russian language course.


Volunteer profile

Kindergarten Potsataja expects the volunteer who: - is friendly, open for communication and exchange of experience, hard-working and willing to work in a team - has good English skills and wish to learn basic Russian - loves children and is interested in working with them - is a creative person interested in decorating, organizing events, creating handmade things, sharing own culture


How to apply

Send us (vitatiim@gmail.com) an email with your CV and motivation letter as soon as possible or by 08.04.2018 the latest. After that we will have Skype interviews with the candidates.


Participants with fewer opportunities

  • Other experience, infrastructure and resources:

    We can support participation of volunteers facing cultural differences and economic obstacles.


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 43 week(s) during the period 01/09/2018 to 30/06/2019

Project location

Tallinna mnt 50, Narva Estonia

Looking for volunteers from

Hungary, France, Netherlands, Czech Republic, United Kingdom

Project topics

Creativity and culture

Pedagogy and didactics

Health and wellbeing

Application deadline

Application deadline: 08/04/2018


Name: Natalja Klimenkova

Phone: +372 55901537

Hosting organisation

Narva Lasteaed Potsataja

Narva, Estonia

Sending organisation

Coordinating organisation


NARVA, Estonia