BE OUR NEW LONGTERM ESC VOLUNTEER!

We are a non-profit association founded in 1999 and located in Poble Sec district of Barcelona. We are looking for a volunteer who would start his/her project in October 2020. Nexes aims to work locally and globally in order to promote intercultural learning, stimulate active participation – especially of young people, promote democracy, human rights, international cooperation and combating social exclusion, in order to lay the foundations for a sustainable social transformation that sees diversity as an enriching resource.

We can define as specific objectives of Nexes: training and empowering young people, youth leaders and multipliers; providing information and guidance for young people; raising awareness for active participation, citizenship and social change; cooperation, education for peace, human rights and intercultural dialogue; networking at local and international levels.

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Tasks of the volunteer

The volunteer will participate in and promote different activities of Nexes, but his/her main involvement will be in the COMMUNICATION FIELD of the organization.

1- Support in the communication field of the association: preparing the newsletter, updating the website, social networks, creating new materials and content for the communication channels in English and Spanish etc. (60% of time)

2- Support in the implementation of local and international educational projects

3- Development of cultural and intercultural initiatives proposed by the host organization for young people who realize their activities of Vocational Educational Training (for example organize sociocultural events, organize and facilitate sessions with young people)

4- Maintain contact with the volunteers interested in ESC projects of Nexes

5- Support in the administrative work

6- Monitoring and evaluation with a tutor and supervisor

Profile of the ESC volunteer

To Nexes is important more than anything that the volunteer has a lot of enthusiasm and motivation, that will allow him/her in the future to further develop new skills acquired in this field and continue promoting and working on issues such as the communication, participation and active citizenship, non-formal education and intercultural learning. The fact of being a local volunteer already or having experience in the associative field will be a plus.

Practical information

Place: Barcelona (Spain)

The duration of the ESC project: 10 months (1.10.2020 – 31.07.2021).
The volunteer will have 30-35 hours of work/week.

The volunteer can work on different tasks depending on his/her own interest and capabilities. Each volunteer needs also a sending organization; please make sure that you have one.

Volunteer needs to be registered in the European Solidarity: https://europa.eu/youth/solidarity_en

 

I want to apply

If you are interested in this project, please send your CV (stating your date of birth) and motivation letter until 26 of March 2020 to: evs.nexes@gmail.com or fill in the form below.

Please explain in your motivation letter why you would like to be a volunteer in Nexes and what is your experience and motivation to work within the communication field of Nexes. If you have already some ideas related to this work please share, it will be a plus! Please don´t for wait the deadline of 26/03, apply ASAP!