The group of participants for the internship program TLN Mobilicat in Italy has already reached their destination for the next three months: The Italian city of Pesaro.
With well loaded suitcases, they all met in El Prat Airport to start the journey. Sergio had the chance to accompain the group during the outward journey as a mentor of the group. After a long journey by plane, bus, train and car, they finally settled in their apartments.
In the next day, the group had the chance to meet the Associazione Vicolocorto, the hosting organisation that will be a support for the participants during their stay in Pesaro. After a warm welcome, they had a first contact with the city guided by Virginia from Vicolocorto, who will be their local mentor.
In this way, the participants are getting ready to start the internships in their placements. This experience will help to gain some real job experience related to their professional interests. With the addition that will also be an international mobility experience and will provide them the chance to learn and practice Italian language.
Raul and Rodrigo will develop marketing tasks in companies, while Marc will support in administrative tasks in other company. Marina will try in tourist sector in a four star Hotel. Carlos who is passionate in sports, will work in a modern gym. Stephani will be camp monitor in a sailing club. Anna and Ingrid will organize events for an open air establishment on the beach. And Sonia and Andrea will create together audiovisual content for different projects.
This program is co-financed by the Servei d’Ocupació de Catalunya (SOC) and the European Social Fund (ESF) and provides the opportunity to have a real professional experience and at the same time promotes the international mobility of young people. The program aims to improve the employability of the participants by developing key competences, intercultural skills and gaining professional experience.