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CREATIVE ACTIVITIES WITH YOUNG ASYLUM SEEKERS (FINLAND)

International

CREATIVE ACTIVITIES WITH YOUNG ASYLUM SEEKERS (FINLAND)

Voluntary Service International

International

At a Glance

  • Start Date:20/06/2018
  • End Date:04/07/2018
  • Closing date:03/07/2018
  • Post Updated:18/05/2018
  • Min Hours:35
  • Role Type:Teaching/Tutoring

Requirements:

Description

The organisation Ingakoti hosts children and young people seeking asylum in Ingå, Finland in their family group home. Ingakoti carries out daily activities e.g. educational activities, hobbies and provide a homelike environment. Ingå is a small town and Ingakoti wants to welcome international volunteers to make the summer holidays more enjoyable for the young people. Activities will be organised together with the Siuntio reception centre in a nearby town.

Voluntary Service International (VSI) is the Irish branch of Service Civil International, a worldwide peace movement that began in 1920.  We work to promote peace, social justice, sustainable development and intercultural understanding.  We do this through volunteering activities internationally and in Ireland.  VSI is a registered charity in Ireland (Charity Number: CHY 9220).

Is training provided?: Yes

Please note that Garda Vetting is required for this position.

Tasks that the volunteer(s) will be expected to undertake:

Volunteers will spend time and organise activities with the children and young people. The volunteers can also help in the garden.

Minimum time commitment per week:
10+ hour p/week

Contact

If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get in touch:

Name: Mateja Jakšić

Address: Voluntary Service International, 30 Mountjoy Square East, Dublin 1

Website: www.vsi.ie

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