EAST-WEST CAMP (FLAGSHIP AWARD OF ALLIANCE)
- chantiers 1-3 semaines
Contribution to travel cost of volunteers is available. / Best rated work camp at “Flagship Work Camps Awards in ALLIANCE Technical Meeting held in Nizhny Novgorod – Russia in March 2017.
- Code : GEN-23
- Dispo : 1M (Total Part 5)
- Langue du Projet : ENG / TUR
- Age : 21 - 99
Best rated work camp at “Flagship Work Camps Awards” in ALLIANCE Technical Meeting held in Nizhny Novgorod – Russia in March 2017. Dear candidate volunteer; below you will find the description of a GENÇTUR work camp which is awarded as “The best rated work camp of the year 2017, among the members’ and partners’ programs of ALLIANCE of the European Voluntary Service Organisations. <br><br> This award will enable GENÇTUR to cover part of the travel cost of selected volunteers. Please read the description below carefully and send your application through an ALLIANCE member or partner organisation to GENÇTUR. www.alliance-network.eu <br><br> With contributions of sister NGOs as well as our own financial and staff sources, GENCTUR organizes an informal and non-formal education camp for socially and economically disadvantaged youth for empowering them. <br><br> http://www.dogubatikampi.org <br><br> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DPqXKjRAULM&t=214s <br><br> We try to give the equal opportunities to low income youth to participate for learning by doing. 20-25 university students from different cities of Turkey will have a chance to experience inter cultural learning, understanding and respect via different activities run during this camp. Including 2 coordination leaders, the majority of the group will be Turkish. Except the leaders, the group members might not able to speak any foreign languages but highly motivated to communicate with the foreign volunteers. <br><br> We are looking for 5 volunteers / counsellors who are able to organize, run and lead activities with the participants in different areas like practicing English, sport, drama, music, chess, indoor-outdoor games, handicraft, dance, etc.
Organizing, running &leading activities with the university students.
A: In Afacan Youth House (www.afacan.de) :in 2-3 bedded rooms with toilet and shower. Sleeping bag and mats are not necessary. F- Will be supplied at the campsite-
Yeni Sakran is by the Aegean Sea, in west of Turkey. The next city is Izmir. Work camp site is safe and secure.
Volunteers must be at least 21 years old with experience of the above-mentioned activities or group leading. Non formal education experience is preferred. As the level of English of the camp participants will be very low, the volunteers / counsellors should be talkative, encouraging, communicative, patient, talented and ready to teach. Applicants will be interviewed via Skype before being confirmed.
GENÇTUR ‘s work camps aim to create possibilities for young volunteers to meet young people from other cultures, learn about traditional way of life in Turkey, to improve their foreign languages, and to discover traditional Turkish hospitality and delicious Turkish food. Most of the camps are organized in small town or villages where are not touristy areas and where you can find the real side of the daily life.