We are looking for young people between 18 – 30 years old, from Finland, Poland, France, Germany and Slovenia for three different projects in Macedonia. If you are a citizen or you have a residency in these countries, you can apply and start your adventure abroad! All the projects are European Solidarity Corps projects under Erasmus+, which means it will cover your travel, insurance, accommodation and monthly food & pocket money.
Volunteers Centre Skopje
Short term projects (1-2months) for people from Finland & France. Starting as soon as possible.
Long term projects (12 months) for people from Finland, Poland & Germany. Starting as soon as possible.
The main goal of the organization is to give non-formal educational possibilities for young people, in different fields, at a local and international level. Tasks of the volunteer are to work on VOICES magazine (writing articles, making interviews, designing the magazine, planning each edition), workshops in high schools and in the office, organizing local events (karaoke, game nights, quiz nights), promoting volunteering and youth possibilities. There’s also a possibility to visit Day care centre for street children or elementary school for children with special needs. Your fresh ideas are more than welcome as well!
Association for defence of the rights of the child
Long term projects (12 months) for people from Slovenia. Starting as soon as possible.
The association was established in November 1998 and is a non-profit and non-political voluntary organization whose main goal is to protect the rights of children. The tasks of the volunteer is to develop activities for the children and help with the daily activities, support their learning process, help the children to maintain their hygiene, organize promotions and events about the activities in the centre. We encourage you to prepare your own project during your stay!
Long term projects (12 months) for people from Slovenia and Germany. Starting as soon as possible.
POU “Dr Zlatan Sremec” is a public special elementary school for education of children with special needs. The school operates according to special programs for work with pupils with intellectual disability, autism and combined disability. As a volunteer you will be involved in on-going local activities in the school with the children, to implement your own ideas leading to the improvement of the school, taking part in events organized in cooperation with other organizations (fundraising events, public raising awareness events, information days). Workshops and trainings will be part of your project, to let you the chance to develop new competencies.
We are closely following the situation with COVID19 and will inform you with any changes of the project dates and ensure your safe stay in Macedonia.
Contact us and we’ll connect you with your sending organization from your country!
How to apply?
- Send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Write your project title in the subject line (eg. Volunteer from Poland to Macedonia “VOICES magazine”)
- Present yourself shortly and point out which project you are interested
- Attach your CV in English
- Attach motivation letter in English, answering at least to 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?