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Volunteering at Tukums Tourist Information Centre

Volunteering at Tukums Tourist Information Centre

Tukums Tourism Information Centre

Tukums, Latvia

1 , Open

Project description

Tukums tourist information centre (TIC) promotes entrepreneurship, development of tourism entrepreneurship, maintenance and popularization of nature and cultural heritage. The volunteer will have possibility to join and implement daily activities of TIC. The examples of tasks are: - inspection (visit) of tourism objects, preparation of description about tourism objects, routes etc. materials in own language; - info materials translation (if volunteer can translate for example from English to his/her native language); - coordination and implementation of local tourism, culture, environment and society projects in cooperation with staff members; - communication in social networks and creation of tourism blog about Tukums, Kurzeme and Latvia in general; - organization and leading of language and thematic culture workshops for local inhabitants; - taking photos of local tourism objects and events for publishing in tourism publications and social


Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

Volunteer will share apartment with other volunteers. Apartment is 108m2 and includes 4 bedrooms, kitchen, bathroom with toilet and hall. The apartment locates in the centre of town and volunteer will be able to reach the project placement by 5 min walking. Food money will be provided.


Training during the project

On-arrival training course and mid-term evaluation training curse will be provided by National Agency. At work placement volunteers will receive individual tuition . Each volunteer will have mentor who will support volunteer in his/her learning.


Volunteer profile

We are looking for motivated volunteer who are interested to work in tourism. The period of volunteering is planned from September 2017 - July/August 2018


How to apply

Send us your CV and motivation letter and we will contact you! Contact details of Coordination organization Pozitiva Doma: Facebook page:


Additional information

The period of volunteering is planned from September 2017 - July/August 2018

Related links

Town of TukumsTown of TukumsCurrent volunteers facebook page

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 52 week(s) during the period 01/09/2017 to 31/08/2018

Project location

Talsu iela 5, LV 3101 Tukums

Looking for volunteers from

Albania, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belgium, Bulgaria, Belarus, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Algeria, Estonia, Egypt, Greece, Spain, Finland, France, Georgia, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Iceland, Italy, Jordan, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Libya, Morocco, Moldova (Republic of), Montenegro, North Macedonia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Palestine, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Russian Federation, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, Syrian Arab Republic, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, 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

Application deadline

Application deadline: 08/04/2017


Name: Ieva Upesleja

Hosting organisation

Tukuma turisma informacijas centrs

Tukums, Latvia

Coordinating organisation

"Pozitiva Doma"

Tukums, Latvia