Ofrecemos una plaza de servicio voluntario europeo italia para noviembre con todos los gastos pagados.
Castel Goffredo (MN), Italy
Duration: 9 months
Activity’s date: one volunteer from the first week of November 2017 untill the first week of August 2018 and the other volunteer from the first week of December 2017 until the first week of September 2018, the volunteers will come in Italy in different departures.
The centre where the volunteers will be placed is a structure for people with medium and severe handicaps, attending during the day activities all aimed to developing the users’ residual skills and to maintain the acquired levels as much as possible. In the centre the disabled find a strongsupport integrating the different pedagogical and leisure time occasions given by their families. At present the Centre hosts users dissimilar for age and pathology, and therefore with different needs. The project will last 9 months and foreseed the partecipation of two volunteers who will work in the centre for 35 hours from monday to Friday.
After a first period of adaptation, the responsible will decide together with the volunteers which activities are fitter for them to implement.
In general the volunteer’s role will be supporting the users during the socialising and integration activities, helping managing the social-recreational activities of the centre and involving the users in the participation to the initiatives promoted by the territory. They will also help the educators during daily moments with the users; which means also supervision during the meals, tidying up of the dining rooms before and after lunch, and activities related to their personal care (dressing, using wheel-chairs, etc.). The volunteers will always be welcomed and appreciated during the excursions and camps usually organised.
The volunteers will be hosted in a flat provided by cooperative Bucaneve and settled in Castel Goffredo. The flat has 2 bedrooms, an equipped kitchen/living room and a bathroom, included wi-fi and bedding. The flat will be shared among the volunteers who can go to work by foot because the apartment in the parallel street of the Centre, while travel costs for free time will be on charge of the volunteers.
Building Bridges members and/or long term unemployed (proved by scanned document) will have preference to this volunteer service.
We will study carefully all application and selected candidates will be invite for Skype interview. The selection of volunteers will take place in the coming weeks.
For the selection of the volunteers we will need:
– Europass CV with picture (made in the last month) with skype name included
– 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 volunteer is chosen according to his/her motivation and interest to the project and to the activities. It will be paid special attention to cover letters.
– Application form (signed) from Building Bridges
Remember to write in the motivation letter that your sending institution is “Asociación Building Bridges”.
All documents written in English you can attach below with subject: «EVS Italia Valentina Nero. YOUR NAME. YOUR SURNAME» to asociacionbbARROBAgmail.com