"Hand in Hand 4 Europe! LAST TEAM short service for EUropean youth

"Hand in Hand 4 Europe! LAST TEAM short service for EUropean youth

American International School of Transylvania - AIST

Baia Mare, Romania

The application deadline has passed.

Activity description

Hand in Hand 4 EUrope project takes place in the city of Baia Mare & several other rural & urban communities, within AIST & local partner premises. Topics: inclusion & equality, empowering communities, participation & involvement, participatory democracy, rights & equity, social social justice. Activities & events are contributing to creating open, caring & creative communities, belonging to their citizens. How: several youth mobilities, both on-line and face-2-face activities, with diverse target groups: primary, secondary, to students. When: TEAM short term project, with a group of 10+ young people from all over Europe. Youth will learn to plan, assist in & implement activities of non-formal education, focusing on key European values, social inclusion and sustainable development of various beneficiaries, from both urban and rural communities, in the county of Maramures, Transylvania, north - western part of Romania.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

Travel: project coordinator informs counterparts/volunteers on travel routes & prices to match set budget. AIST reimburses eligible travel costs according to the project budget & EU Calculator ratios for distance bands, upon provision of transport documents to justify travel. Accommodation: Volunteers will be hosted in safe lodging within Baia Mare area, all facilities, utilities & food allowance of 150 euro included, plus 90 euro/month - volunteer's allowance, training courses, individual/reinforced mentoring.

Training during the activity

Learning environment & outcomes: volunteers gain diverse social & educational skills & competences, useful for their upcoming educational/training & employment opportunities. They will be involved in designing & implementing activities of social inclusion through non-formal educational methods practiced daily. Volunteers will learn to plan, implement & adjust educational activities for children & youth, typical & underprivileged, from urban & rural environments as well. They'll also learn to be more flexible & adapt to changes as unexpected situations come up despite all planning

Participant profile

Volunteers should be over 18 years old, primarily with fewer opportunities and need to be interested in learning & personal development, enjoy working with kids & youth, be open and tolerant to other cultures. Flexibility is required, as you'll work in a multicultural environment as part of an international team. Being responsible, positive, energetic, communicative & a basic level of English is desirable to ease communication during project activities within the international project team of staff & volunteers.

Activity dates

A total of 8 week(s) during the period 01/03/2022 to 30/09/2022

Activity location

Str. Victoriei nr. 47, 430341 Baia Mare Romania

Looking for participants from

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Spain, Finland, France, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Latvia, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, Moldova (Republic of)

Activity topics

Social challenges

Citizenship and democratic participation

Education and training

Deadline for applications

Application deadline: 31/03/2022