OPEN PLACEMENTS for project of volunteering in Litija – European Solidarity Corps

Youth Centre Litija, Slovenia is offering two placements for project of volunteering called Digital Solidarity.

What is the project about:

With the Digital Solidarity project, we would like to show that it is still possible to carry out activities remotely – offer them online and thus still maintain contacts with young people and children. Youth Centre has laid the foundations of digital youth work, and with that, we will offer volunteers a great opportunity to continue and upgrade our work with their knowledge and ideas and build on their competencies.

Placements and duration:

We are offering placement for two participants from program or partner countries from April or May 2021 till March 2022.

Tasks in the Youth Centre:

– preparation of activities/events using digital tools or online platforms for users of Youth Centre
– moderating social media (IG, TikTok)
– basic programming of Arduino/RaspberryPI
– preparation of multimedia content
– preparation of webinars
– promoting ESC programme
– recording podcasts
We offer lots of open space to implement your own ideas.
Target group in the youth centre is from 15 to 30 years old

Accommodation:

As a volunteer you will live on a touristic farm, 2.5 km outside Litija.

You will live in a flat, with possibly one more volunteer, with shared kitchen and bathroom but with your own room. Flat is fully furnished (washing machine, dishwasher, fully equipped kitchen, vacuum-cleaner, …) and has Wi-Fi. You will also get bed sheets and towels.
There is a possibility to get a piece of your own garden.
Each of the volunteers will get her/his own bicycle. There is also a public transport available.

Expenses:

Project covers accommodation, public transport, health insurance Cigna, food money (7€ per day) and pocket money (4€ per day), tickets to come to Slovenia and for the way back after the project, Slovene documents and programme activities. Volunteer has no expenses of his own.

How to apply?

Send your CV and motivational letter in English to masa.sorsak@mclitija.si.

You can take these questions as a guidance for writing motivational letter:
– How do you imagine project will look like?
– What is most important for you to happen during the project?
– How will you contribute to the project?

Link to the European Solidarity Corps page where project is published:
https://europa.eu/youth/solidarity/placement/21538_en

About Youth Centre Litija:

Youth Centre Litija was established in 2006 and is a part of Institute for Culture, Youth and Sports. What do we do in MC as we call it? In our daily centre we offer various workshops, usage of computers, board games, sports equipment, place for musicians to practice, gallery, … We organise sports tournaments, concerts, Halloween events, Carnival for kids, … We cooperate with several organisations in the local community like second-hand shop ‘Stara šola’, Educational centre for young adults with special needs, Primary Schools, High School, students club ‘Kliše’, …

Please note that the project has adapted a bit, due to the current situation with epidemic of Covid -19. If you are interested in the project don’t hesitate to contact us for further information.