Vacancy for EVS Volunteer in Italy
Contact person: Saro Rossi
Organisation: Arci Catania
Location: Catania, Italy
The volunteers will be engaged in the project "Migrazioni e cittadinanza" which includes as main activities both information and non formal education activities addressed to young people between 15 and 30 years old and support and cultural promotion activities addressed to immigrants and refugees living in the city of Catania.
mmigration and cultural diversity will be the 2 main focus of the project. We will offer to the volunteers the possibility of acquiring knowledge about European youth mobility programs and opportunities for active citizenship on one hand on the other hand they could acquire skills about animation techniques and working with culture diversity and minority groups. It will thus include the following activities: -Information/ non formal education activities addressed to young people - Intercultural theatre workshop - Legality and active citizenship workshops - Training events for youth workers and youth leaders - Italian language workshops and basic informatics workshops - legal support and discrimination monitoring activities - Social and work placement guidance and information - Radio Web
15 January 2012: pre selection; 23 January 2012: pre-selected volunteers will receive questionnaires for final selection; By 27 January 2012 at latest : final selection. Selected volunteers and sending organisation will be informed.
Interest for the main aspects of the project, such as immigration and active citizenship.We're looking for volunteers who are ready to be challenged from an environment of volunteers and activists who strongly believe in the values such antiracism, intercultural dialogue and active participation. Previous experience in NGOs field is and added value.