HOSTING EVS PROJECT IN Green Sun Association, Targu Secuiesc, Romania

Period: 4 July 2014 – 4 June 2015 Duration: 12 months Volunteer profile: Volunteers should be 18 - 30 years old. We welcome young people without any discrimination, from all religions and sexual orientation. Financials: Volunteers get a monthly payment around 170€ per month (including pocket money) that should cover food and leisure activities. Accommodation, international travel, visa is covered by the Erasmus+ programme. EI-number: 2013-RO-78 The project main objectives are the following: promotion of green values among different people, especially youth in our community. The main subject of the project reflects on one hand voluntary work, on the other hand rural and urban development. It takes place at Targu Secuiesc (Kézdivásárhely in Hungarian) and its surroundings in Covasna County and the duration of the EVS program is 11 months. The project’s activities are the followings: developing the skills of youth from rural and urban area through various community programs, including more and more young people in volunteering through different non-formal activities, realizing non formal educational seminars, and raising awareness concerning ecological and social issues. Tasks of volunteer: - Helping to lead the activities of the green after school program of the association. This program includes working in 2 groups/2 time per week with children and youngsters. The activities consist in handicraft workshops, lectures about environment and healthy lifestyle, using non formal educational method. - Helping to prepare small local projects - Leading informing activities with the help of the specialist in various programs - Developing new green game ideas - Leading foreign language courses one time per week in 2 stages during the project - Visiting our partner schools, organizations and promoting volunteering within EVS program Local transport: There is no local transport allowance provided. At Targu Secuiesc there are short distances, therefore here doesn't exist local transport, but, if needed we can provide bicycle for each volunteer. Support: The volunteer will get a mentor, who will be responsible for checking her progress in adoption to Hungarian and Romanian culture and also will be helping if the volunteer has problems. Moreover volunteer will be given training by the coordinator in one of the first days of the project to understand all the practical arrangements and will also take part in a weekly meeting, which aim is to clarify all the details. Every 2-3 months there will also be an evaluation made in a group of the volunteers. Rights for the volunteer: Volunteer has the right to get all the support to the work and support in daily life according to all the agreements from the Activity Agreement. Working hours and days off: The volunteer will not work more than 35 hours per week (5 days a week) which will include some negotiated working weekends for seminars and meetings. His time will roughly be divided as follows: - Training of the volunteer (non-formal education, language courses) 10% - Program development 10% - Work with local groups between organization activities 50% - Communications 20% - Evaluation 10% The volunteer’s weekly schedule will vary greatly due to meetings, seminars and events. The volunteer will have 2 days complete rest per week. Saturdays is in generally working days. For your information: We are a well experienced organization used to both sending and hosting EVS. Since 2011 we have hosted and send over 11 volunteers. IMPORTANT: To apply kindly send your application to zoldnapegyesulet@gmail.com by February 18th. Send CV + 1 photo + Motivation letter. Your Motivation letter should include your personal motivation for working with young people in Green Sun Association and why you are interested in this particular project. We will apply for March 17th deadline in the new Erasmus+ programme.

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