Tenemos esta nueva oferta de servicio voluntariado europeo corta duración en Turquía con todos los gastos pagados por el Programa Erasmus (ver informacion voluntariado europeo). Se trata de un proyecto para trabajar con discapacitados.
También puedes ver otros proyectos donde se necesitan voluntarios en Turquía.
Sobre el proyecto Servicio Voluntario Europeo corta duración en Turquía
Dates (please choose one and indicate it in the e-mail and motivation letter);
The project aims to provide the inclusion of the disabled people in the society by empowering their cognitive, behavioral and personal developments with the help of the volunteering work.
Sinop is situated on the most northern edge of the Turkish side of the Black Sea coast. It is also the capital of the Sinop province.
Every day there are two flights between Istanbul and Sinop and it takes 1 and a half hour.
Istanbul is 12 hours away by bus and Ankara is 6 hours away by bus. The nearest biggest city, Samsun with its airport is 2 hours away by bus.
The history of Sinop dates back to 12.000 B.C. It has served as an important sea port for the civilizations throughout the history. Sinop is now the home of a wide colony of fisher boats, a university, 39.000 inhabitants and numerous of species in the wild life.
Sinopale – the International Sinop Biennial, sailing competitions, climbing excursions in Tatlıca Waterfalls, cynic philosopher Diogenes, ancient prison, walls of Sinop and volcanic and historic remnants are the distinctive cultural features of Sinop.
Sobre la organización
It was established in Sinop, Turkey in 2012. It is a non-governmental and non-profit organisation, which has 35 members. It is very active on the field of non- formal education, science, ecology, entrepreneurship, local handicrafts, youth programs and volunteering, especially in Erasmus + programs.
It provides non-formal education abroad and in Sinop with multi-cultural atmosphere for the young people. We send them to European countries to learn in international group of young people such as youth exchanges, training courses for youth and youth volunteering. At the same time we host European young people here in Sinop for youth exchanges about environment, crisis management, leadership skills, volunteering for the disabled people and orator skills.
We are also the accredited as coordinating, sending and hosting organization for the European Voluntary Service. Within EVS we host young volunteers in Sinop for 2 months to work in the rehabilitation center for the mentally and physically disabled people. We provide traineeship in Sinop for the university students whose major is SEN. We also organize student exchange programs with different countries.
It also works for the disadvantaged women by giving English courses.
We raise awareness on the animal rights. Therefore we provide volunteering activities with their young people to work in the animal shelter in Sinop. We organize sales with the young people for fund raising to buy dog and cat food and medical equipment.
It provides young volunteers for Sinopale (the international Sinop Biennial) to assist the artists and curators with their performances.
As the coordinating organisation has to have all the invoices/tickets and boarding passes in originals in order to reimburse all the expenses in the project. It is responsible for checking the tasks of all the actors in the project. It will give each volunteer 177+223=400€ in cash for their individual support and food for 59 days as soon as they arrive in Sinop. It will also reimburse their travel cost up to the maximum amount according to the Erasmus+ program.
It is responsible for the reporting the project with the tickets, invoices, boarding passes, photocopied pages of the passports which were stamped at the borders, notes of the banks and the solid outcomes of the volunteers. It will be responsible to disseminate the project and its results in their environment. The coordinating organisation has to sign and stamp the EVS Activity Agreement with the partners and the volunteers.
as the hosting organisation will orientate the volunteer to her/his service and the environment. It will provide a mentor for the volunteer and will organise regular mentor meetings every week to provide some certain skills to the volunteer: basic information on SEN methodology, competences on personal development and intercultural competences.
It will help the volunteer develop a tool to provide a new skill for the disabled person. It will be responsible to disseminate the project and its results in their environment. As the hosting organisation will provide a Youthpass certificate for the volunteer at the end of her/his activity.
* We will reimburse the travel costs in cash up to the maximum amounts on the left. If the ticket is purchased by the sending organisation, we will transfer the amount to their bank account when we get the original invoice.
The volunteer should bring the original ticket(s), the boarding pass(es) and the photocopied stamped pages of their passports at the borders!
We reimburse 100% of the visa cost. In order to reimburse, we will need the original invoice.
Papel de los voluntarios/as
The volunteer will work in the rehabilitation center and in the gym with the physically and mentally disabled people five days a week. In the first two weeks of the activity, volunteers will just observe the staff and the teachers. After two weeks, they will start working.
The volunteer will organise fun time activities with the disabled people such as art, music, sports, drama, dance, handicrafts, games, etc. At the end of the activity, we expect the disabled person to have at least one new skill. We also expect the volunteer to document the new skill she/he provided for the disabled person with film, photos, power point, etc. We also ask the volunteer to develop a tool to provide the new skill in order to be online in SALTO-Toolbox for Trainings as a solid outcome of the project.
The volunteer will have the basic information of SEN methodology to provide a new skill for the disabled people.
The volunteer will also have some competences on intercultural competences in the mentor meetings. The volunteer will organise a cultural night to present her/his culture with food, drinks, music, dance, film, etc. to the people we will invite including the press. We also ask the volunteer to bring an object which represents her/his culture to be exhibited in Sinopale – the International Sinop Biennial. The coordinating organisation may ask the volunteer to participate in their fund raising, raising awareness activities and tea parties, etc. once or twice during their activity period. At the end of the activity, the volunteer will get a Youthpass certificate.
Asuntos prácticos del Servicio Voluntario Europeo corta duración en Turquía
Working Hours: 09:00 – 12:00 and 13:00 – 17:00 are the working hours. Between 12:00 and 13:00 is the lunch break. There will be 15-minute breaks every four for the activities in the rehabilitation center.
Practicalities: The volunteer will live in a furnished flat with the other volunteers who are here for the other project activities. The volunteer will have her/his own room but share the kitchen and bathroom. There is furniture, wi-fi, hot water, kitchen tools, etc. The flat is 10 mins away from the center by walking. As for the sports activity, there are several gyms in the town. The farthest one is 10km away. The volunteer will take the bus (2 Liras: 0,50 cents) to get there.
The volunteer will get 177€ for individual support and 223€ for food for 59 days. So total, we will give our volunteer 400€ in cash to survive in Sinop, Turkey. We will reimburse the travel upto the maximum amount shown in the table on page 10. The volunteer will not pay for the rent but has to pay for electricity, water and gas. There will be 2 free wi-fis that volunteers can use. The volunteer has to use the house carefully and neatly. The volunteer will be responsible for the damage and cleaning of the house. We will ask the volunteer to clean the house when leaving or pay us for the cleaning woman’s cost. If there is any damage caused by the volunteer, the volunteer will pay for the repairment.
Documents: We ask the volunteer to sign and bring the EVS Activity Agreement with her/him after having it signed and stamped by the sending organisation in 3 copies (original). The EVS Activity Agreement will be attached to the email with the Info-Kit. At the end of the activities, the volunteer has to fill in the volunteer’s report which will come to her/his email address by the mobility tool and submit it back until the deadline.
Cómo solicitar voluntariado europeo de corta duración en Turquía
We will study carefully all application and selected candidates will be invite for Skype interview. The selection of volunteers will take place in the coming weeks.
For the selection of the volunteers we will need:
– Curriculum Vitae with picture (made in the last month) with skype name included
– Motivation letter, writing that your sending organisation will be “Building Bridges”. We ask all candidates to send a specific letter of motivation – why they want to volunteer with us rather than just a general EVS one. The volunteer is chosen according to his/her motivation and interest to the project and to the activities. It will be paid special attention to cover letters.
All documents written in English you can attach below with subject “EVS TR IREM. YOUR SURNAME” to asociacionbbARROBAgmail.com