Community, cooperation, communication, co-existance – you will be able to discover your own meaning
WHERE – The project is volunteering in integrated school in the capital of Lithuania, Vilnius.
The project is going to take place in the school „Pal. Teofiliaus Matulionio gimnazija“ („Blessed Teofilius Matulionis gymnasium“ in English) has 544 schoolchildren from 6 to 18 years of age. It is primary and secondary school and is specified as an integrated school. They welcome children with mental and physical disabilities, as well as emigrants in their school and do a lot for integration in society. It is based on human and christian values. All teachers and administration tries to develop habits of tolerance, respect and solidarity. Non-formal education takes place in their village house in country side near Vilnius – camping, outdoor actvities, etc. There are different national and international projects going on at school and local community, so everyone is more or less used to work internationally, to welcome volunteers.
WHAT – EVS volunteer is expected to support us during foreign language classes; as well as Arts, Geography classes for children with special needs, organising activities for children during breaks and leisure time, support in the evaluation of the educational programme in the village-house twice a year – create and organize a camp and other possible activities such as helping students in Parliament acitivities, developing school‘s website together with students, help in the organization of different excursions, trips, rallies, different help for students with disability in crafts, arts and other classes etc..
Maximum 36 hours in a week, sometimes during the weekends, but then, having a day off on a working day.
Duration – 2018 September till 2019 July (10 months)
All costs are covered including accomodation, food, travel and a visa support. Volunteer will also recieve a motnhly allowance from the hosting organization.
Sending organization from Armenia is Armenian Progressive Youth NGO, contact person – Nelly Paytyan, e-mail: [email protected]
To apply for this EVS vacancy, please, send your CV and Motivation Letter to [email protected] with a subject line EVS in Lithuania.
Good luck! ☺