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Let’s Move Bulgaria - Urgent call for EVS from EU started on 4th March

project description

URGENT - call for EVS from the EU started on 4th of March
BG Be Active Association is looking for a young person (18 up to 29 years old) to be our next EVS volunteers. For our new project, we will have 3 young people for the position of Youth officers.
The activities of the volunteers will be part of NowWeMOVE campaign (http://www.nowwemove.com/) in Bulgaria, which BG Be Active coordinates on a national level for the past 5 years. The activities will be also related to our new initiative The_Spot - http://thespot.bgbeactive.org/. In 2017, BG Be Active is managing the implementation of the first by its scale national placemaking initiative The_Spot. The project aims at the physical renovation of 10 specific public places in 10 different cities with a focus of involving youth in the process, using a placemaking approach. Тhe_Spot project is a collaborative effort between multiple local partners including youth NGOs, municipalities, local youth group as well as local communities.

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accommodation, food and transport arrangements

- The accommodation will be covered by the project. We try to provide single bedrooms for our volunteers.
- Trasport to and from Bulgaria will be covered according to project budget, based on the EU distance calculator - http://ec.europa.eu/dgs/education_culture/tools/distance_en.htm, e.g. 275 EUR for distance that is between 500 - 2000 km
- Local transport will be covered by the project.
- The volunteers will receive, based on the project grant - 90 EUR per month for pocket money and an additional amount for food (150 EUR)

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training during the project

On-arrival training, provided by national agency
Bulgarian language course
Midterm evaluation training
Additional trainings depending on our ongoing activities and EU projects - youth entrepreneurship through sport, education through sport, etc.

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volunteer profile

We are looking for motivated young people who believe in the importance of physical activity for health and wellbeing. The young person is should be interested in learning Bulgarian and open to communication with Bulgarians. We would like to have people who are ready to learn from us and our experience and to share their experience. For us is important the young people to be open to the different national context – the Bulgarian culture in communication and working environment. Volunteers with interests in communication, social media, photo and video making and editing are very suitable.

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how to apply

Send us an email with your CV and a covering letter by 16/03/2018 to the end of the day. We will go through all applications and contact the shortlisted ones for a skype interviews by 19/03/2018. Please, have prepared your sending organisation contacts, so we can fit the deadline.

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additional information

See more information about this EVS opportunity here – http://www.bgbeactive.org/apply-evs-opportunity-bg-active-eu-volunteers/
You can learn more about BG Be Active at our website – www.bgbeactive.org. Please use Google Translate function to see it in English or another language.
English language is necessary for the process of application, for some of the activities and all trainings.

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