SVE en Reino Unido

Organización de acogida: Leonard Cheshire Freshfield cooking-1013455_640
Organización coordinadora: Leonard Cheshire Disability
Lugar: Merseyside, Reino Unido
Duración: 12 meses
Periodo: entre octubre de 2018 y diciembre de 2019
Vacantes: 2
Fecha límite para envíar solicitudes: 08/04/2018

 

 

Descripción del proyecto:

Overseas volunteers help support our staff teams in providing an active, involving and stimulating environment for our residents. Through our overseas volunteers, disabled people in our care homes are able to access their local community services and social opportunities more easily and regularly, thus improving their independence and quality of life. This means that in their roles overseas volunteers are engaging in a wide range of activities both inside and outside the home.

Volunteers may be required to accompany residents on activity weekends and short holidays, as well as providing support to those service users who have regular work, education or volunteering commitments. Volunteers will support groups of people with art and craft, gardening, cooking, exercise and social clubs and outings. While it is a lot of fun going out with residents, it is also very challenging as volunteers experience first hand the issues faced by people with disabilities everyday.

Alojamiento, manutención, transporte etc.:

Accommodation is separate from resident areas and reached by a set of stairs. There is a bedroom each, shared lounge, toilet, bathroom. Plated meals will be provided by the main kitchen for midday and evening meals, 7 days week. Ingredients will be provided to make snacks and breakfasts. A food allowance will be given during holidays. Freshfields Cheshire Home is in Formby, a small town a few miles north of Liverpool. It is a small town with population 25,000 with good schools and a small high street with shops, cafes and restaurants. Liverpool is 30 minutes away by rail.

Formación durante el proyecto:

Thorough training on working with vulnerable adults is provided to all our volunteers, and Leonard Cheshire Disability staff helps volunteers during the induction process to understand each individual. Risk assessments ensure that volunteers are not asked to contribute outside of their capability or boundaries.

Volunteers will use their existing skills in a different context. They will use their social, practical and communication skills, to do everyday things e.g. getting to know people, helping them with an activity, celebrating a birthday, taking residents shopping, making drinks, etc.

 

Perfil del voluntario:

EVS volunteers’ tasks will vary over a 35 hour week according to the routine the home is scheduled for that period. It is important that the volunteers are eager to learn and have an interest in working with people with disability. Simultaneously, it can be demanding and emotionally difficult to support people with disabilities, and require patience, understanding and confidence. It is therefore an advantage if the volunteers have some experience with and/or exposure to disability prior to their placement so they have better idea of what to expect. It is essential with good English skills.

 

 

Participantes con menos oportunidades:

  • This organisation has a physical environment suitable for young people with physical, sensory or other disabilities (such as wheelchair access and similar).
  • This organisation has additional mentoring or other support suitable for young people with social obstacles, educational difficulties, cultural differences or similar.

 

 

¿Cómo solicitar tu plaza?
Para solicitar tu plaza, por favor, envía tu CV y una carta de presentación en inglés  a evs@muxelka.org antes del 8 de abril. En el asunto de correo pon: SVE en Reino Unido 96/2018. Solicita sólo si estas disponible durante 12 meses a partir del octubre de 2018.

Recuerda indicar en la carta la Asociación Cultural Muxelka como tu organización de envío:
Nº Acreditación: 2014-1-ES02-KA110-005640
PIC: 937455337
EVS Database: https://europa.eu/youth/vp/organisation/937455337_en

 

 

Nº ref 96/2018

Similar posts
  • Voluntariado en Polonia (Kielce) Volunteer for education Lugar: Polonia (Kielce) Fechas: 1.10.2018-31.07.2019 Deadline para solicitar: 11/09/2018 Dear volunteer, in front of you lies a great adventure. 10 months in Poland, a time filled with changing the community for better, working in an intercultural environment, learning new things, making tons of new friends from all over the world. We will [...]
  • Voluntariado en Polonia (Gdansk) Organización de acogida: Regional Volunteering Centre (Regionalne Centrum Wolontariatu Gdańsk) Lugar: Gdańsk Duración: 12 meses Fecha de salida: Noviembre 2018 Fecha límite para solicitudes: cuanto antes Sobre el proyecto “Volunteering: ins and outs” is a project, in which the Regional Volunteering Centre will invite two volunteers from abroad for a 12-month long term. As an actively working [...]
  • Voluntariado en Eslovenia (largo) Organización de acogida: Javni zavod za sport, turizem, kulturo in mladino Medvode Lugar: Medvode, Elovenia Duración: 6 meses Fecha de inicio: 1.9.2018 Fecha del fin: 28.2.2019 Point and Shoot multimedia workshop In Point and Shoot multimedia workshop volunteers will get in touch with recording equipment, audio-video equipment and multimedia programs. They will learn how to record sound [...]
  • SVE corto en Eslovenia ¡Salida en Agosto! Group EVS short term Organización de acogida: Lugar: Krsko (Eslovenia) Fecha de inicio: 1.08.2018 Fecha del fin: 05.09.2018 Vacantes: 3 Fecha de límite: 22 de Julio 2018 Descripción del proyecto: The idea for the project “Urban beat”, was created according to the needs of young people in our local environment, which is seeing a rapid [...]
  • SVE en Bélgica Organización de acogida y coordinadora: Muziekpublique Lugar: Bruselas, Bélgica Duración: 12 meses Periodo: entre enero de 2019 y enero de 2020 Vacantes: 1 Fecha límite para envíar solicitudes: 09/09/2018     Descripción del proyecto: The best way to bridge the gap between your studies and a job is to build up some relevant work experience [...]

No Comments Yet

Deja un comentario

Tu dirección de correo electrónico no será publicada. Los campos necesarios están marcados *

Mantente informad@!

Inscribete en Newsletter de Muxelka!