European Solidarity Corps volunteering opportunity

European Solidarity Corps volunteering opportunity

European Solidarity Corps volunteering opportunity
Support for the European projects team 

WANTED: We’re looking for a young volunteer (between 18 and 30) from the Netherlands who is ready to join the European projects team at the Citizen Service Network for a 12-months European Solidarity Corps volunteering mission.

The project: You will support the European projects team at the Citizen Service Network who plan and implement cross-border volunteering missions throughout Europe for young people between 18 and 30. This will include attending meetings of the Citizen Service Network and their European partners and to you contributing to the facilitation of cross-border volunteering projects and youth exchanges at different levels, in the context of European Solidarity Corps and Erasmus+ projects (e.g. the enlargement of the Network’s European partnerships, writing project calls, project promotion, volunteer recruitment, organising information and training sessions, administrative support and logistic planning). You’ll also be involved in the continuous revision, organisation and facilitation of the training day dedicated to European citizenship for the young people doing a Citizen Service in Belgium, and you’ll become familiar with the main European financing programmes in the youth sector. If you wish, you’ll be able to complete a personal project. Other than that, you’ll attend weekly team meetings as well as meetings and strategy days with all staff members of the Citizen Service Network. You’ll spend 30 hours per week volunteering, from Monday to Friday, and you’re entitled to two days off every month.

Supervision and support: You’ll be supervised and supported by a tutor, and your accommodation in a shared flat with other volunteers will be arranged and paid for. Likewise, you’ll benefit from a monthly compensation, a free online French course and the ESC insurance plan (CIGNA insurance).

When? From 5 October 2020 until 4 October 2021

Where? At the Citizen Service Network, Rue du Marteau 21 1000, Bruxelles

How do I apply? If you’re interested, follow this link send us your application directly via the
European Youth Portal: https://europa.eu/youth/solidarity/placement/24678_en, or send an email
to barbara.cardenas@service-citoyen.be. You’ve got time until 18 September.