Apply for 12-month European Voluntary Service (EVS) in Outward Bound Croatia

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We are looking for European youngsters from 18 to 30 years that will be a part of our Outward Bound Croatia team from 1st of June 2019 to 1st of June 2020. The volunteers will be directly involved in the work of OBC, in the office in Zagreb and on outdoor programs and programs for youth in OB educational center in Veliki Žitnik, a small village in the rural region of Lika.

What is the European Voluntary Service (EVS)?

The purpose of the project is to empower volunteers with fewer opportunities to gain an important set of skills which will help them to become more noticeable on the job market. We want to inform and educate youth and representatives of different sectors through workshops, seminars & training to raise a level of knowledge about volunteering and EVS. Also, we want to get them to actively participate in promoting volunteering, enhance their employability and encourage them to take part in the democratic life of their community.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for people living in Europe from age 18 to 30 that will be willing to actively participate in all the activities organized by Outward Bound Croatia. Youngsters who will have a positive attitude and desire to take on new experiences, motivation to learn, develop and improve their skills and use them. Volunteers don’t have to have any previous qualifications or specific educational level. Participants facing economical obstacles such as unemployment will have priority.

Tasks in the office

You will be actively involved in the preparation, writing and applying the projects for grants – Erasmus + and other grants. We will need your participation in the promotion and public relations, editing content for our web-page, handling social networks and writing blog posts. Some of the tasks will also include multimedia such as editing videos and digital images. Last, but not the least you will support Outward Bound Croatia staff in their everyday activities.

Tasks during OBC educational programs

Outward Bound Croatia provides programs for children and youth, training and international events. Through these experiences, you will get the chance to participate in the organization, project management, evaluation and monitoring of projects. You will present these programs through media and social networks. We will also encourage you to find creative ideas to promote projects and disseminate results and visibility of our organization’s work, Erasmus + program, and EVS.

Technical information

Travel costs from any of the European country are covered up to 275 Euro. You will get 120 Euro of pocket money per month. Also, you will get monthly 140 Euro for food. During the programs, food is organized by volunteers and partly by organizers. Cost of accommodation and internet access will be provided by Outward Bound Croatia.

You can apply by sending your CV and motivational letter until 15th of May to:
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