Volunteer with NEET-Teenagers: work training, social skills & freetime

Volunteer with NEET-Teenagers: work training, social skills & freetime

BBRZ Österreich / Projekt "Haltegriff"

Kapfenberg, Austria

The application deadline has passed.

Activity description

Join Haltegriff, empowering 16 NEET-status (Not in Education, Employment, or Training) youths aged 15-19. We provide job training and living facilities for those unable to live at home. We aim to empower these youths towards long-term professional and personal independence. We look for a volunteer to work with experienced trainers, psychologists, and professionals. Responsibilities: Assist work training team in workshops, meetings with employers, fostering essential skills; Support housing team, engaging in recreational activities, cooking, and creating a nurturing environment; Help residents with educational needs and personal growth; Encourage tidiness and responsibility; Organize and participate in outdoor activities to promote team bonding, physical health, and overall well-being.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

The volunteer will live in Graz and will take train to go to work. Haltegriff will provide a volunteer with a room at student's dormitory in Graz and a public transport ticket to commute to Kapfenberg and in the region of Styria. Food allowance is €270/month, pocket money €180/month. The length of project can be arranged from 6 to 9 months between October 2023 until end of May 2024.

Training during the activity

The Volunteer will be provided at least with an On Arrival Training and a Mid Term Training, organized by the Austrian National Agency. The volunteer will have a possibility to attend German course.

Participant profile

APPLY by filling a form: https://formfacade.com/sm/Et_el5kWp Add CV and Cover letter on the form (if it doesn't work, send it to esc@logo.at) | Applications on the system are not considered | Info: www.logo.at/hosting | PROFILE: Interest to working with young people and a commitment to their well-being; good communication skills; willingness to learn and communicate in German; Eager to work in a dynamic environment; Empathy and understanding towards the challenges faced by vulnerable youth; Prior experience in youth work, counseling, or related fields is an advantage but not mandatory.

Activity dates

A total of 26 week(s) during the period 01/10/2023 to 31/05/2024

Activity location

Paula-Wallisch-Platz 1, 8605 Kapfenberg Austria

 Individual volunteering

Looking for participants from

Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Egypt, Greece, Spain, Finland, France, Georgia, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Moldova (Republic of), Montenegro, North Macedonia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, Türkiye, Ukraine, Kosovo * UN resolution

Activity topics

Social challenges

Education and training

Employment and entrepreneurship

Deadline for applications

Application deadline: 27/08/2023