Open Yourself for volunteering - support Volunteer Centre in Gdańsk


Open Yourself for volunteering - support Volunteer Centre in Gdańsk

Regional Volunteer Centre in Gdańsk

Gdańsk, Poland

The application deadline has passed.

Activity description

Aim of our organization is to promote the idea of ​​volunteering and civic activity for the benefit of organizations, institutions and people as well as comprehensive support for people and institutions interested such activity. We are the only organization of this kind in Gdańsk and the only one supporting volunteering in the regional area. We are looking for 2 motivated persons TO SUPPORT our organization in daily activities and learn new skills. It will be unique experience in EUROPAN VOLUNTEER CAPITAL 2022. Therefore areas that we want to offer you are closely related to the volunteering field: SCHOOL VOLUNTEERING, HUMANITARIAN CRISIS RESPONSE, GDANSK VOLUNTEER WEEK, charity events, international study visit, team volunteering projects, ECO VOLUNTEERING, PROMOTING our initiatives and DEVELOPMENT of our website and SOCIAL MEDIA. You will also work with kindergardens. We will help You to implement Your own ideas based on Your interests, passions and skills.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

You will live together with other 2 volunteers in a 2-room apartment located in a walking distance from our office. The flat is fully equipped. You will receive a monthly city card to travel around the city. We will provide You with the pocket money, food allowance and travel to/from Gdańsk. Our office is located in the city centre with good public transportation connections. Please notice: duration of the project is 6 months with possible extension to 12 months. FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THE PROJECT PLEASE FIND IN FOLLOWING LINK: shorturl.at/dHPX6

Training during the activity

The project is unique learning experience. During the project you will take part in 2 training sessions: 1. ON ARRIVAL - to find out more about volunteering in Poland and to meet other volunteers 2. MID TERM - to evaluate your achievements during your stay in Poland. Besides, during the project You will get: - a task-support mentor who will help You with task-related issues - a personal mentor who will support You during Your stay in Poland. - want to learn polish? We will support you in learning language

Participant profile

Our projects are generally open to young people who want to become volunteers in the 18-30 age range. Previous work experience and qualifications (especially in kids animation) may be useful but not necessary. We are looking for dynamic, creative, sociable, responsible and patient people. You should also be keen to work with different target groups especially kids. You do not need to have any experience abroad. Participants MUST be interested in working in VOLUNTARY FIELD. We offer wide range of activities which are based on various competences and give the opportunity for personal grow.

Activity dates

A total of 22 week(s) during the period 01/12/2022 to 01/05/2023


Activity location

Plac Solidarności 1/3.35, Gdańsk Poland


Looking for participants from

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Spain, Finland, France, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, North Macedonia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, Ukraine, Canary Islands, Georgia


Activity topics

Citizenship and democratic participation

Education and training


Deadline for applications

Application deadline: 21/11/2022