Circus Zodiac

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name of the project: Circus Zodiac

Hosting organization: Active Women Association

Period: 01.09.2022 – 31.07.2023

Where: Szczecin, Poland

Vacancy: 2

Brief description:

Would you like to spend 11 exciting months as a social media manager or circus workshop assistant? Are you interested in modern art, dance, acrobatics or circus? Take part in an amazing European Solidarity Corps opportunity in Szczecin, Poland! Expand your horizons and raise your  level of soft competences. This is a great kick off of your professional career!

First of all, the Foundation conducts regular circus and art classes for children and teenagers, creates artistic events and shows, and prepares workshops and performances for schools. Participants are involved in the preparation, planning and promotion events. The activities are adapted to the willingness and possibilities of volunteers, also with fewer opportunities so as to raise their level of soft competences.

Objectives of the project:

  • Getting experience in working social media specialist content creator: social media, preparing videos, documentaries etc.
  • Opportunity to develop circus and artistic skills
  • Participation in international projects
  • Opportunity to develop your own ideas, projects and activities
  • Personal development in an international group of volunteers
  • Networking opportunity and cooperation in professional artistic environment

Concrete tasks:

SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST / CONTENT CREATOR (1-2 VOLUNTEERS):

  • Documenting the activities of the foundation (photos, video editing)
  • Assistance in the preparation and publication of materials on social media (facebook, instagram, tik-tok)
  • Establishing international cooperation, searching for partners in (exchange of experience for trainers, youth meetings, art projects for young Szczecin artists)
  • Space for preparation and implementation of own projects in the field of dissemination (video reports, photos, articles) of artistic events and activities in Szczecin (air acrobatics, juggling meetings, new circus events, e.g. presentation of local amateur groups and artists from the areas)
  • Implementation of media-circular own projects
  • Creating reports on the foundation’s activities based on own ideas
  • Assistance in the preparation of events carried out in the foundation (i.e. organization of the hall preparation of the audience, stage, scenography, etc.)

CIRCUS WORKSHOP ASSISTANT (1-2 VOLUNTEERS)

  • Helping to run after-school circus activities for children (regular weekly activities children and adolescents 4-16 years)
  • Assistance with regular activities for organized groups (school classes, etc.)
  • Conducting activities during half-day camps (summer and winter) and camps (summer)
  • Implementation of own educational projects
  • Assistance in the preparation of events carried out in the foundation (i.e. organization of the hall preparation of the audience, stage, scenography, etc.)

Participant profile:

  • 18-30 years old resident of EU or partner countries
  • hearted and make friends easily
  • motivated, keen to take initiatives, open-minded
  • socially active, willing to work for the local community, communicative and ready to take up the challenges of international cooperation
  • you like to organise workshops , exercises, work with kids, be active in social media
  • ready to live together with a group of other volunteers from different countries, sharing a room with another person
  • you are responsible, helpful and open for ideas of others

Que s’ofereix al voluntari/a:

La totalitat de les despeses d’allotjament, manutenció, transport local, assegurança mèdica, suport lingüístic i visat (si fos necessari) estan cobertes pel programa Cos Europeu de Solidaritat de la Comissió Europea.

L’entitat organitzadora farà efectiu el pagament del cost del viatge internacional (fins a la quantia màxima del pressupost establert) un cop presentats els documents  justificatius del viatge i de la compra realitzada.

Els voluntaris/es també reben suport personal (mentor) i suport relacionat amb les tasques (supervisor) per part de l’entitat d’enviament i d’acollida abans, durant i després del projecte.

Al finalitzar el projecte els voluntaris/es rebran el Youthpass, certificat que acredita el seu pas pel CES.

Qui pot participar?

Una persona jove de 18 a 30 anys. La persona participant del projecte ha de ser activa, flexible, motivada, creativa i interessada en la participació activa i la implicació personal.

Que cal fer per participar?

1) Preparar una carta de motivació personalitzada pel projecte en anglès (o en la llengua oficial del país de destinació);

2) Preparar el teu currículum en anglès (o en la llengua oficial del país de destinació);

3) Enviar tots dos documents a: info@catalunyavoluntaria.cat especificant el títol del projecte en el qual t’agradaria participar. 

La FCV enviarà totes les candidatures a l’entitat d’acollida, qui farà la selecció final del/s voluntari/es.

Per a més informació sobre el SVE, pots trucar al 93 412 44 93 o bé, enviar un email a: info@catalunyavoluntaria.cat