Saaremaa Youth Work Center

Saaremaa Youth Work Center

Saaremaa Youth Work Center

Kuressaare, Estonia

This activity is closed, you cannot apply.

Activity description

Saaremaa Youth Work Centre is an umbrella organisation for all the youth centres of Saaremaa - the volunteer will be mostly in Kuressaare, but will have the chance to visit the other centres as well. Youthcentre of Kuressaare, Noortejaam goal is to provide different open youth work services to give possibility to organise leisure time for young people aged 7-26, in order to support their involvement in society and coping in social life. The ideas should come from the youngsters and/or based on their needs and interests. It is very important to support young people’s initiative. We expect that volunteer will enrich youth center open area activities with her/his competences, skills and interests. Like carrying out workshops in youth center and occasionally in other youth centers in Saaremaa – cooking, handicraft, recycling workshops - according to volunteer´s skills, experience, interests. Activities that expand the image of the world for the youth.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

The volunteer will be living in an apartment in Kuressaare, which has all necessary living equipment. Kuressaare is a town on Saaremaa island in Estonia, with around 13000 inhabitants in the town. The volunteer will receive monhtly food and pocket money, local transportation is also covered.

Training during the activity

Volunteer will take part of the on-arrival training and mid-term meeting organized by Estonian National agency.

Participant profile

Initiative, willing to work in team, willing to work with young people. Open-minded and flexible, good at communication and starting conversations. Self-motivating, adaptable and self-analysing.

Activity dates

A total of 34 week(s) during the period 02/01/2023 to 31/08/2023

Activity location

Kuressaare Estonia

Looking for participants from

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

Activity topics

Education and training

Creativity and culture

Deadline for applications

No application deadline