EVS Vacancy. Mundus Association is looking for one EVS volunteer 18-30 years old from Portugal for the long term European Voluntary Service “Wild About Help!” project which will take place from 6th of February till the end of July 2017 (6 months) in Santa Coloma de Gramenet (Barcelona). The volunteer will help Mundus´s communication department improving our dissemination and visibility in the local community.

Location: Santa Coloma de Gramenet (Barcelona) & Barcelona, Spain

Term: 6th February – end of July 2017 (6 months)

Coordinating organization: Mundus Association

Profile of candidates:

-Young Portuguese volunteers (18-30 years old).

-Able to communicate in English or/and Spanish.

-A motivated, sociable, proactive, open-minded, tolerant, creative, self-reliant person.

-Someone who has no problems with sharing an apartment / bedroom with other volunteers.

-Someone who doesn´t want to come to Barcelona for vacations.

Description of project and activities

Mundus Association is an organization that manages mobility opportunities for young people and promotes volunteering, values-based education, intercultural learning and non-formal education in the local community. Our main office is located in the youth centre of Santa Coloma de Gramenet, a town next to Barcelona (20 minutes from city centre by Metro) but we cooperate with different organizations in both cities.

“Wild about help!” is a long term EVS project designed to enable European Volunteers to develop their personal and professional skills through helping in different local projects and activities.

Description of tasks

Mundus Office (Communication Department)

The volunteer will help Mundus team promoting our local and international activities offline and online.

-Designing posters and flyers.

-Sharing and implementing ideas for our social media profiles.

-Participating in the dissemination of our local events and activities (photo & video shooting or editing).

-Creating new communication materials.

Common activities

Together with other european volunteers you will have the opportunity to develop your own personal project and carry out some activities (already implemented by former EVS volunteers) in Santa Coloma de Gramenet. For example: language and culture courses for youth and the “Lingüistic Café”. Moreover, they will have the chance to be part and help in some of our workshops, events, meetings and projects with the local community.

EVS Conditions

This project is founded by the European Commission through Erasmus+ programme. The project covers:

-Travel costs (up to the limits established in Erasmus+ Guide distance calculator)

-Accommodation: you will share a flat in Santa Coloma de Gramenet with other volunteers. It will be fully equipped (kitchen, bathrooms, washing machine, internet, etc). You will have your own private bedroom.

-Monthly food + pocket money: 250€ approx.

-Insurance (CIGNA for EVS).

-Language course (online Spanish).

How can you apply for one if these EVS placements?

If after reading this you think this is your project please send us (envios@asociacionmundus.com) your CV and motivation letter (in English or Spanish) using the e-mail subject “WILD ABOUT HELP! – EVS”.