ICYE-STEP / LASTOCHKI - ICYE RUSSIA OFFICE 2018
Participation : 4 semaines à 16 semaines. Participation : 4 semaines à 16 semaines. Frais supplémentaires : 400 € pour 4 semaines, 100 € pour chaque semaine additionnelle. Le projet est ouvert toute l’année, la date d’arrivée est libre.
- Code : RUS-12/2018
- Dispo : 5M / 5F (Total Part 10)
- Langue du Projet : ENG / RUS
- Age : 18 - 99
amara Regional Non-governmental Youth Organization "Lastochki" was established in 1997 by young members of the United Nations support group in Samara. In November 2001 the NGO "Lastochki" was accepted as an Associate Member of ICYE Federation. International Cultural Youth Exchange (ICYE) is an international non-profit youth exchange organization promoting youth mobility, intercultural learning and international voluntary service. We see our mission as the promotion of international volunteerism in Russia by means of our long-term volunteering and short-term projects. What are the aims: • to assist the development of youth policy and youth movements in Russia, • to promote the Samara Region to young people and youth organizations all over the world, • to motivate and unite young people from various cultural, political and national backgrounds. Main Activities The volunteer will work hand in hand with the Lastochki staff in the organisation’s daily activities. The volunteer assists the staff in issues linked to international youth exchange and voluntary programs such as: public relations, quality improvement, project management, crisis management, partnership building, etc. The volunteer will be involved (planning, assisting during, participating, etc.) in the organization of trainings for long term and short term volunteers coming within the programs of ICYE Federation. This will enable her/him to gain hands- on experience in the running of international youth activities. The volunteer?s learning and service experience will be documented. Volunteer tasks The long term volunteer will support and assist the staff in the following activities: organization of trainings for long term and short term volunteers, internet research on possible fund raising, updating Lastochki National/Work profiles as well as Lastochki web page www.icye.ru, assisting to the Active group in creating regular Newsletter, assisting in developing Lastochki posters and information sheets, assisting to the staff to organize meetings for local volunteers, mentors, host families, general office tasks. The volunteer will be working in the office of Lastochki, interacting with the staff, active members and most local volunteers we have. The working hours will be flexible. Normally it is 8 hours a day from Monday to Friday. Though we expect volunteer to work in the office, to be creative and responsible, and we give lots of freedom in making own working schedule which may be different from the standard working day. The working languages are Russian and English. The volunteer will be supervised by one of the staff members. Lastochki will provide him/her with a mentor outside Lastochki office. Volunteer is very welcome to propose individual project.
The volunteer will either live in a host family, or in a rented apartment shared with other international volunteers.
Samara is one of the largest Russian cities; its history is closely interwoven with the entire history of the Russian State. Samara has deep-routed cultural traditions. Its past and present preserve the names of famous writers, artists, musicians and actors.
Volunteer profile: open to communication with new cultures and learning other languages, very different from the native one, creative, friendly, energetic and ready to adapt to new environment, a good command of English as well as PC literacy (Word, Excel) will be of use, at least basic Russian is very welcome. The vacancy will be announced by Lastochki/ICYE Russia to all project partners. All volunteers? applications will be collected and screened by the potential sending organizations. Lastochki will organize an interview with the possible candidate via Skype in order to get acquainted with him/her and to tell inform her/him about the working and living conditions of the project. If there are more than one candidates Lastochki will conduct interviews with all of them and then announce the final decision to partners For short-term volunteers: Minimum: 6 weeks Maximum: 12 weeks Also available in longterm. We ask candidates to send us a motivation letter.We will send all necessary practical information to the volunteer via mail before he/she goes. It is possible to arrange a Russian language course for an additional fee.
"Lastochki" – ICYE Russia was founded in 1997. In 2001 joined the ICYE Federation. The head office is located in Samara on the Volga.
Voluntary work placements include working with disabled children, elderly people, at health and social care projects in Samara.