Dates: 01-03-2018 - 01-11-2018
Place: Milan, Italy
Type: European Voluntary Service
The volunteers will be primarily involved in L'ORMA' SPORT activities related to social inclusion and integration of children and youth of immigrant families in Milan. The number of immigrants is constantly increasing and we want to prevent their marginalization and create interesting intercultural education environment for local community.
EVS volunteer will support regular activities of L'orma such as:
- supporting instructors and educators who are delivering the multi-sport and theatre activities at schools;
- supporting instructors during the summer camps;
- supporting instructors during integration language camps for immigrants and locals;
- promoting European values, diversity, intercultural, inter-religious dialogue and EVS programme.
We are searching for a volunteer aged 18 - 30 volunteer who:
- is ready to commit him/herself for 9 months volunteering project;
- has interest in working with children, youth and immigrants;
- has at least basic knowledge of Italian;
- has interest in education and sport;
- has knowledge of any languages of the main ethnic groups found in Milan: Arabic, Russian, Chinese, Spanish, French, Turkish, Romanian or Philipphine language.
Candidates who apply for this position should have a strong motivation to work with immigrant population and especially children and teenagers. They also should be open in their views regarding different populations.
Due to the great location close to Milan, accomodation will be provided in shared rooms with all the basic facilities: bathroom, kitchen and will be fully furnished. The location will be as close as possible to the office.
The volunteers will be provided with bicycles - the most practical means of transportation in the traffic congested town. The association has a vehicle as well which can be use in rare occasions. Alternatively to bikes, seasonal pass for public transport shall be provided.
The project is funded by the Erasmus+ Programme. All expenses for visa, insurance, accommodation, food and international travel costs are fully covered. Volunteers will receive allowance to cover the food and personal expenses.
Financial condition: 120euro pocket money + 150euro food money per month.
How to apply?
In order to apply please send your CV and motivation letter in English or Italian (no more than 1 page) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
In the subject of your e-mail please indicate «EVS in Milan».