Volunteer for volunteering!

Volunteer for volunteering!

Concordia Auvergne

Clermont-Ferrand, France

The application deadline has passed.

Activity description

The volunteer will work in the office of Concordia in Clermont-Ferrand (www.concordia.fr). His/her main role will be to encourage active citizenship in the territory. He/She will promote international mobility and Concordia Auvergne's activities among young people in the region (forums, conferences, presentations, newsletters and blogs), develop and facilitate European projects (European Solidarity Corps, Youth Exchanges, European training courses), take part in setting up and lead international volunteering work camps in the region. If you want to learn more about the project, check our CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ZyY59rjYQzdf_9LdwI5Fpn6D6x2Uake2/view?usp=sharing. Please note that to apply for this project you MUST fill in the APPLICATION FORM: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSchitL_d-XObPb_iEjz7RxcFeomImfZZ_K5aW1yObJhANyZfA/viewform. Please note that we will only consider applications through this form.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

Accommodation will be provided by Concordia in Clermont-Ferrand, right above the office. The volunteer will share the flat with another ESC volunteer. The accommodation, house services and Internet fees are 100% covered by Concordia. Financial support will be provided to cover expenses for food (7,50€ per day). Apart from that, the volunteer will receive pocket money (6€ per day). Travel costs will be covered based on the distance from the volunteer’s country to France, but there is a maximum amount of reimbursement according to European Solidarity Corps rules.

Training during the activity

The volunteer will take part in two trainings organized by the National Agency: one at the arrival and another one in mid-term. During 3 to 5 days, this will give you the opportunity to meet other volunteers and to have a support for your volunteering project (introduction to the Program and French culture).

Participant profile

We are searching for an active and motivated person with the following qualities: - Adaptation, to be communicative and willing to approach different audiences - Convinced by non-formal education principles and benefits - Speak English and/or French and interested to learn French - Motivated to become a facilitator for European projects, international work camps and to co-lead a group of (inter)national volunteers.

Activity dates

A total of 37 week(s) during the period 12/02/2021 to 31/10/2021

Activity location

14 boulevard Gergovia, 63000 Clermont-Ferrand France

Looking for participants from

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Spain, Finland, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, Latvia, Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Portugal, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, Luxembourg

Activity topics

Social challenges

Citizenship and democratic participation

Education and training

Deadline for applications

Application deadline: 15/10/2020