We are looking for ONE volunteer to take part in a long term project "PASS´SPORT", about Sports and international mobility, starting from middle September 2016 until middle of May 2017 (duration: 8 months), located in Marseille ( France).

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The hosting organization

Eurocircle is an association which develops and carries out national and transnational projects in the domains of international mobility, European citizenship, intercultural and non-formal education. The importance of youth mobility is being increasingly recognized at the European scale, this is why one of Eurocircle’s main activities consists into hosting and sending young people in Europe.
The “civic service department” contributes to this activity with diverse activities:
- Hosting “civic services”, placing them into regional association committed on several subjects, such as culture, sport, education, etc.
- Preparing young people to go abroad, including English lessons.


During six months, Eurocircle will welcome about 20 young persons from Marseille. They will receive an English training and in the same time they will do volunteering in sport associations (boxing, rugby, football…). Then they will go abroad for three months, in order to realize a project in the sports field. The main role of the EVS volunteer will be helping in the preparation and supporting this 20 youngsters in their activities.

Some of the concrete tasks will be:

1- English lessons for French youths
- Assist an English teacher who will take care of 20 young persons ( with another person from Eurocircle, you will help them to improve their English skills).
- Get them ready to go abroad and to work with sport associations

2- Personal support for Civic Services in Marseille
- Participate to the support of one half of the group with their hours of volunteering in sport associations in Marseille.
- Help them to develop activities in these associations

3- Other Activities
- Participate in the daily activities of the department / association
- Evaluate applications for Civic Services regarding to the projects and contact applicants
- Your personal project.

Accomodation and other logistics

Volunteer will be hosted in a full equiped flat shared with other volunteers or students located in the city centre of Marseille. Every volunteer gets a full insurance cover and 295€ as monthly allowance: 180€ for food and 115€ for pocket money ( to cover your own expenses).

Participant Profile

We are looking for young people between 18-30 years old, interested in the project subject's, desiring to be a part of a non-formal and intercultural educational experience, far from home. An autonomous person who likes to work and be in contact with young people ( between 16 and 25 years old) and it has a strong interest into sports. English skills would be a plus.

How to apply

If you are interested in this project, please send your CV and Motivation Letter in English to europaqui@gmail.con with the subject EVS IN MARSEILLE till the 12th of August 2016.