iHIGHER – Volunteering project in Bulgaria


1 September 2018 – 31 August 2019, Bulgaria
2 places open for residents of Greece and Czech Republic

iHIGHER – volunteering for youth participation and employability, long-term volunteering project under Erasmus+ (EVS)
1 September 2018 – 31 August 2019, Bulgaria
Sofia, Bulgaria
Participating countries: Greece, Czech Republic

We announce the preliminary selection phase for iHIGHER – volunteering for youth participation and employability.

Smokinya Foundation is looking for two volunteers who are highly motivated and willing to spend 1 year in Sofia, Bulgaria.

Learning Activities
• project management and coordination
• project design and writing
• organisation of events – workshops, trainings, seminars, public events, discussions
• meeting local youth and promotion of mobility opportunities in EU
• informal language classes to local youth
• promotion of volunteering (Erasmus+ and Smokinya)
• promotion of non-formal education, lifelong learning
• media project (social networks, webpage, blog writing, visits in schools, universities, youth centres and organisations)
• networking and support of local NGOs

Profile of participants
• 17-30 years old
• unemployed or at high risk of unemployment
• in transition between two educational levels or career paths
• having fewer opportunities, including those who have problematic social or cultural background

During this year they will be full-time volunteers having a schedule of 35 hours per week.
Days off – volunteers get two consecutive free days per week + two extra days of holiday per month. In case that volunteer is working extra hours, they have right to get these hours compensated.

Read more details in the infopack.

Important! Read carefully the info letter, it contains important details.
This is long-term volunteering mobility funded by Erasmus+ programme.
That requires commitment. You will be asked to organise a follow-up activity after the project.
Get to know all provided information in the info letter before you submit your application form.
General applications are disregarded.

You may want to read some of the testimonials from previous projects related to personal development, communications skills, leadership, creativity, employability and outdoors. Click on the following link:http://smokinya.com/about/testimonials/

More information: Info letter

Participation contribution: FREE of charge, Erasmus+ programme covers participation in this project.

Apply NOW by filling in the form: Application form.

Website of the organizer: name

Should you have a question, contact us: info@smokinya.com.

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This volunteering project is financially supported by the Erasmus+ programme.



iHIGHER – Volunteering project in Bulgaria