Call for EVS Hug the differences

Hug the differences

CALL FOR EVS

 

PROGETTO ZATTERA BLU – is urgently looking for an evs PORTUGUESE candidate

Title of the project: HUG THE DIFFERENCES

Reference Number of the project: IT – 21 – 150 – 2013 – R3

Period: 07/09/2014- 07/04/2015 (7 months)

Hug the differences

CALL FOR EVS

 

PROGETTO ZATTERA BLU – is urgently looking for an evs PORTUGUESE candidate

Title of the project: HUG THE DIFFERENCES

Reference Number of the project: IT – 21 – 150 – 2013 – R3

Period: 07/09/2014- 07/04/2015 (7 months)

Description of the organization

The ‘Orsa Maggiore’ is a cooperative that offers services for the training and employment of disadvantaged people in order to make it possible, after adequate preparation, the transition to normal workplaces (private or public companies). Through the work of the Cooperative “produces” integration, placing the first place people and their needs.

The operators are specialized to assist people with discomfort and disability. For the realization of educational activities with disabled people can be of great support young volunteers of the European Voluntary Service, providing a stimulus, a new point of view, intercultural people who do not often have had no chance to get in touch with young people other cultures.

Location:

Malo – Province of Vicenza – Veneto region – Italy

Topic:

Disability/social inclusion

Role and tasks:

The EVS volunteers will provide support to educators in two services:

  • The Group apartment for the autonomy of a group of six disabled residents in an apartment of the cooperative;
  • Creative workshops and recreational services (preparatory work, called “labs jobs”).

Accommodation: in single room in a flat shared with another evs volunteer (girl from Spain).

The flat below hosts also 6 mentally retarded people, and there will be also sharing moments with them (independent; they work in the host organisation).

Sending organisation:

ProAtlantico (Porto Salvo, Portugal).

Send cv and motivation letter before 27 August to: evs@progettozatterablu.it