ESC project – YOU4Youth 5

 

Consejoven is an NGO serving as the local youth council of Ciudad Real, Spain and working on topics like youth participation, youth associations and promoting volunteering and other Erasmus+ opportunities for young people. Our work and most of our activities are based on collaboration with numerous youth associations, other NGOs and local authorities. We are looking for one  volunteer who is interested to help in our activities in the fields of Youth participation & youth work and one volunteer  who is interested in working with Communication & PR.

Both volunteers will also work with promotion of Erasmus+ .

Projects duration: 1 year

                                                                                                            Project You4Youth5

                                            Communication & PR  (1 position) and Youth participation  & youth work (1 position)

                                                                                                                     Main activities:

                                                                                                        Communication & PR:

• Maintaining communication with local associations and increasing the visibility of our activities.
• Designing merchandise (posters, flyers, etc.)
• Updating social networks and website (information, photos and videos of our activities).                                                                              • Participating in trainings and different events of our organisation.
• Learning Spanish and more about the Spanish culture.                                                                                                                                                      
• Other activities that might occur and be suitable or of interest for the volunteer (example: giving informal language  classes, non-formal projects and activities organised by our collaborating associations that work with children and youth,  including disadvantaged groups or minorities.).

Youth participation & youth work:

• Participating in the preparation and realization of our activities (such as youth meetings, events and workshops).                         • Offering support and guidance to the young people who want to create an association.
• Maintaining communication with local associations and increasing the visibility of our activities.
• Promoting Erasmus+ (presentations and workshops on volunteering, informing young people who want to do an   ESC   volunteering, helping with the sending process,etc.).                                                                                                                                                              • Participating in trainings and different events of our organisation.                                                                                                                             
• Learning Spanish and more about the Spanish culture.                                                                                                                                                      

• Other activities that might occur and be suitable or of interest for the volunteer (example: giving informal language  classes, non-formal projects and activities organised by our collaborating associations that work with children and youth,  including disadvantaged groups or minorities.).

All the activities are realized with the support of the Erasmus+ coordinator and other european volunteers that are already in Consejoven. During the project the volunteer will have the opportunity to improve in many areas, such as: interpersonal and communication skills, language skills, knowledge about a different culture and more.

Experience in fields and topics similar to the project’s activities would be a plus.

                                                                                                           Volunteer profile:  

                                                                                                         Communication & PR:

  •  Motivated, flexible, a good communicator, proactive, open to meet and work with different people from different cultures.
  •  Curious and open to constantly learning, researching and developing hers/his abilities through working on various tasks.
  •  Interested in developing their skills in communication, media, event organising and  motivated to organise/ help to organise leisure, education and social activities with youth and children, including disadvantaged people and minorities..
  •  Minimal knowledge of Spanish language level A2-B1 (able to do basic communication in Spanish) and wish to learn more.  Knowledge of English is a plus. (Will facilitate the integration of the volunteer).
  •  Interested in discovering the spanish culture.
  •  Between 18 and 30 years old.

Youth participation and youth work:

  •  Motivated, flexible, a good communicator, proactive, open to meet and work with different people from different cultures.
  •  Curious and open to constantly learning, researching and developing hers/his abilities through working on various tasks.
  •  Interested in developing their skills in event organising and motivated to organise / help to organise leisure, education and social activities with youth and children, including disadvantaged people and minorities..
  •  Minimal knowledge of Spanish language level A2-B1 (able to do basic communication in Spanish) and wish to learn more.  Knowledge of English is a plus. (Will facilitate the integration of the volunteer).
  •  Interested in discovering the spanish culture.
  •  Between 18 and 30 years old.

                                                                                Accomodation, financial support, travel:

  • The volunteer will share a flat with other EVS volunteers (will have room, bathroom, rent and bills covered by the project).
  • The volunteer will receive a monthly amount for food (150 euro) and pocket money (150 euro), which is enough to cover your expenses in a relatively cheap town like Ciudad Real.
  • Travel costs to and from Ciudad Real are covered by the project (plain, train, bus, metro tickets, etc, except taxi). Possible visa costs are also covered.

                                                                                                   Training during the project:

  •  Initial orientation and training in Consejoven
  •  On-arrival training and mid-term evaluation (about one week each, with other international volunteers), organised by the  ESC Spanish National Agency
  •  Spanish language training (online language classes)
  •  Various informal learning opportunities related to the activities of Consejoven ( if necessary the Red Cross and other collaborating NGOs).

                                                                                                         Additional information:

The applicants should be able to present a clear criminal record (solicited by the Spanish National Agency in order to be able to work with youth and children). The applicants should also be registered in the European Solidarity Corps https://europa.eu/youth/solidarity/ and present their Participant Reference Number. Participant Reference Number.

We have 6 years of experience receiving EVS volunteers and we try to make our volunteers feel welcome and to give them every opportunity to take the maximum of this experience – to learn, to enjoy, to get to know the Spanish culture and to leave with tons of useful new skills and competences for their future life.

Send us your CV, a motivation letter and Participant Reference Number from the European Solidarity Corps at consejovencr@gmail.com, indicating you are applying for the project You4Youth5 – Communication & PR or for the project  You4Youth5 – Youth participation & youth work.

We are looking forward to your applications and welcoming you in our team in Ciudad Real!


eXPERIeNCiaS DE OTROS PROYECTOS (MEMORIA AUDIOVISUAL)

 

You 4 Youth 2

~ Memoria de actividades

 

SVE: You 4 Youth

~ Memorias de actividades

 

SVE: Working with Spanish Associations 3

~ Memoria final julio-diciembre 2017

 ~ Memoria final enero-junio 2017

 

SVE: Working with Spanish Associations 2 

 

Working with Spanish Associations 2 Memoria Final 

Working with Spanish Associations 2 (enero – diciembre 2016)

Catálogo de actividades de «Working with Spanish Associations 2»

Working with Spanish Associations (enero – diciembre 2015)

Calálogo de actividades de «Working with Spanish Associations»