Call for ESC “Disabled Festival 2020” in Aydın, Turkey

Call for ESC “Disabled Festival 2020” in Aydın, Turkey

Volunteers Centre Skopje is looking 3 volunteers from Macedonia who wants to volunteer in the ESC-project “Disabled Festival 2020” in Turkey

Dates: November 2020

!! There might be possible changes regarding the project dates depending on the current situation with COVID-19 !!

Place: Aydın, Turkey

About the project:  The project will take place in Didim which is a popular seaside holiday resort, and district of Aydın Province on the Aegean coast of western Turkey. The project is direct preparation for the Disabled Fest, where all the volunteers and local youth involved will work in different groups: management, media, creative, logistic, decoration, technical, promo video making, sport, physical activities, performance group.

Volunteers Task: Volunteers will prepare everything needed for the Festival: promotion, daily schedule, conditions, implementation and performance management. During the Disabled Fest, the volunteers will communicate with visitors and participants of the festival. They will make presentations and workshops, introducing the culture of their home countries, as well as information about their sending organizations.

Volunteers Profile:

– 1 youth (17-30 years old) open-minded and highly motivated. Commitment is the most important.

– 1 disabled person (preferred young). Cognitive and/or physical disability but unfortunately the accommodation is not suitable for a wheelchair.

– 1 accompanying person (no age limit). Experienced and qualified person to support and accompany disabled people. A person close to the participant with a disability could also apply.

(We welcome also young people with fewer opportunities that may be unemployed, facing educational, economic or social challenges or having low language skills.)

Technical Details:

The project is funded by ERASMUS+, so all travel costs (up to 275 euros) will be reimbursed according to ERASMUS+ regulations. Food- and pocket money, accommodation & insurance will be provided

For further detail check out the INFOPACK: Disabled Festival 2020

Application:

Apply now: send motivation letter answering the following questions:

Who are you? How old are you? Why do you want to participate? How do you want to contribute to the project?

… and send a CV (in English) to vcs_contact@yahoo.com

Application deadline: 6.7.2020