Start date: Aug 1, 2015,
End date: Jan 31, 2017
Our entity, Arrabal -AID, conducts workshops, courses and programs to facilitate the social inclusion of groups at risk of exclusion (families, psychological care to children, detainees, women, youth , immigrants...) and unemployed citizens in general.
Given this context, the participation of a person performing an EVS will be key to the creation and management of social projects. This person will support our work facilitators of society, equal opportunities, social inclusion and solidarity enterprises through the creation, proposal and development projects aimed at social development.
All this will serve as a vital and work experience to the volunteer, joining a team that maintains the quality and experience of the organization in the 20 years he has been contributing to society .
The project will involve the participation of three volunteers with social concerns currently developing three programs that the institution :
Employment of prisoners through job shadowing program that we are developing for 9 years with the Ministry of Interior people. Focused on social and labor integration of this collective . Will perform the following tasks:
- Administrative tasks .
- Workshops in Computing, dissemination workshops integration program , social skills workshops , etc. .
- Accompanying persons inmates to various resources and companies.
In terms of methodology, the program has a manual of procedures evaluated and agreed with the other entities that carry out this program. The volunteer program will be introduced in a gradual maner and will be accompanied at all times by a professional entity. The mere presence of the volunteer will make the inmates motivated and aware of the European dimension, there will be feed back as to the situation of prisons in their home country and ours. In addition, inmates of the program beneficiaries will benefit people from contact with a foreign person and have the opportunity to practice and learn another language.
Workshops educational support to children at risk of social exclusion through Caixa Pro Children Program Obra Social La Caixa , providing coverage both material and services (counseling, speech therapy, school parents, educational support, summer camps) to families at risk of social exclusion. The tasks performed voluntary :
- Workshops with children educational support and values education: support in the planning and development of workshops with the team of monitors (information search, group dynamics) .
- Urban Summer Camp
- Workshops on the use of computers
- Administrative tasks: attendance sheet of students, and incident tracking log.
This program also has a manual of procedures will be provided to the volunteer in English.
The EVS volunteer will begin its part in reinforcing educational workshops in a group of 8 children with a professional entity, gradually also meet families and situations of these 8 children. As you progress the degree of autonomy and attachment to the organization, participate in similar groups and begin to develop administrative tasks necessary for the program. Voluntary participation in this project will make both children and professionals learn and practice another language, the volunteer will also be motivated to impart her own workshop in her language.
Both families and their children, know and understand that European mobility is possible and that their children can access in the future to such programs .
Design of social projects and new ideas to be developed by the entity performing the following tasks :
- Search and information gathering.
- Visits to various resources.
- Work in the strategic planning of the organization.
- Administrative tasks for the presentation of projects .
- Teamwork for the development of ideas and projects.
- Workshops for people at risk of social exclusion.
- Other tasks that may arise.
The volunteer will offer the external point of view, another culture and customs, and to provide a different international, young and enterprising character that we have from Spain. A volunteer with a duration of 12 months, which will help the volunteer to learn to manage and create social projects, while leaving present their point of view, all framed in a vital experience of meeting people, languages, youth activities, and all you want to learn to span to favor groups at risk of exclusion through activities, projects and innovative workshops.