Call for EVS volunteer, part of Erasmus+ program

Program can start from now (it is already approved) until December, for a period of 12 months.

Εstia Agios Nikolaos is the only life-sharing community in Greece where adults with special needs live, work and spend their free time together with the people who care for them,  in a mutually enriching way. The cornerstone principle of  'Estia Agios Nikolaos' is that each person is unique and can be helped to develop his or her unique capabilities in a nurturing environment via creative work, artistic stimuli and direct interaction with nature.

We wish to host volunteers who:

·         Are willing to live in a community

·         Are willing to live with people with a disability

·         Are patient, friendly and open minded

·         Are responsible for their task

·         Enjoy working as a part of a team

·         Take initiative

·         Have good communication skills

 

Volunteers’ task:

·         Support the staff and will help out in the daily care

·         Take part in the different leisure activities

·         Give a hand in household tasks, e.g. cooking

·         Do one-to-one activities with some of the people with special needs in the community.

·         Attend the weekly meetings

·         Know how to swim in the sea

Volunteer is provided with accommodation, monthly pocket money and food allowance, insurance and travel expenses.

 

For more information about the community visit www.estia-agios-nikolaos.org

FB: https://www.facebook.com/estia.agios.nikolaos?ref=hl

Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MZpQNhj9lEw

Apply by sending your CV and motivation letter at evs@aus.is