Name of organisation: Foyer La Baraudelle
Place: Attigny (France)
Dates: September 2015 – June 2016
Number of vacancy: 2
Deadline: 12th of March 2015
Foyer La Baraudelle is a lodging and day care Center for disabled adults. The Centre is located in Ardennes a rural area between Reims and the Belgian border.
The volunteer will take part in leisure activities such handicrafts, computer workshops, cooking workshops, outings, games… He will also have the possibility to take part in activities in the educative farm of the Centre. Indeed, the Centre manages its own little farm with a horse, rabbits and production of vegetables.
The volunteers will live in a house between the Centre and the farm. The house is fully furnished and the volunteers will have their own room. They will share it with a third volunteer doing EVS with the town of Attigny.
Profile of the volunteer
Some human qualities as sense of listening, patience and skills to communicate are needed and will be developed. The volunteers have to like to help other people, be ready to overcome some gestures of the everyday life. A minimum of initiative sense will also be required. An essential skill will be basic knowledge in French and, most of all, that he shows the willing to express himself in French during his EVS. It is also needed that he likes to live in a small town, in a rural environment.
For the selection of the volunteers we will need:
– Europass CV with picture (made in the last month)
– Motivational letter, writing that your sending organisation will be “Building Bridges”. We ask all candidates to send a specific letter of motivation – why they want to volunteer with us rather than just a general EVS one.
-the complited application form (attached below)
Remember to write in the motivation letter that your sending institution is “Asociación Building Bridges”.
All documents written in english you can send to: firstname.lastname@example.org with subject “ Foyer La Baraudelle Francia”.
Deadline to apply is 12th of March. If you are preselected you will be contacted for a skype conversation. The final decision is expected for the mid-April.