Are you 17 – 30 years old? Do you like voluntary activities? Would you like to work with youth? Are you from Europe? If your answers were yes than think about EVS in INEX Slovakia!
European Voluntary Service (EVS) is financed by Erasmus+ Programme of European Comission. The meaning of the program is to support youth mobility and nonformal education of young people.
INEX Slovakia is an organisation with accreditations for sending and hosting volunteers as well as coordinating projects. Below you can find information about our EVS project.
What can EVS in Slovakia offer you?
- life living experience in Slovak culture;
- insurance, travel reimbursement (to and from the project - partly reimbursed), pocket and food money;
- language course of Slovak language.
EVS project in INEX Slovakia
"Together for a Change"
Project status: We are currently not looking for EVS volunteers
Project duration: February 2016 – December 2016
Project description: EVS volunteers will organize various events, workshops and free-time activities through the methods of non-formal education for young people as well as participate in creating training for young community leaders of voluntary workcamps. The volunteers will also have the possibility and mentoring in order to organize their own projects that will among other focus on intercultural aspects, promote volunteering as meaningful way of spending free time and work with young people with social and health disadvantages, motivate young people to tak part in youth mobility, promote voluntary service in general and inform young people about the EVS and Erasmus+; and others.
EVS volunteers will also actively contribute to the propagation of volunteering for young people at high schools and universities. This would involve the volunteers travelling around Slovakia and visiting various schools and talking about volunteering to young people.
The volunteers will visit all international voluntary workcamps of INEX Slovakia and do the study part they prepared for the international volunteers. He or She will also make videos, photos and diary entries while on the workcamps. In-between the visits, while staying in INEX office in Bratislava the volunteer will be responsible for updating a webpage dedicated to the theme of Migration.
The EVS project will be a valued experience for the volunteers as they will be able to organize their own projects, events or free-time activities through the means of non-formal education and will be able to challenge prejudices.
European voluntary service is supported by Erasmus+.