Deadline:

22 March 2019.

Location:

Florina, Greece.

(Fully Funded)

Description

Jump IN: How to develop Youth Exchange projects!?

This training offers an international learning experience for youth work practitioners who want to develop competencies in setting up quality Youth Exchange projects for young people with fewer opportunities.

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Jump In will provide a strong positive first experience of international youth work and motivate participants to use the Erasmus+: Youth in Action Programme.

The training will be a learning-by-doing experience. The methodology will focus on non-formal education. We will create a space where the participants and trainers can learn from each other: workshops, info sessions, activities to improve the group dynamics, individual and group reflection, open space, design thinking.

The objectives of this project are:

  • To provide basic information about the Erasmus+: Youth in Action Programme for newcomers focusing on Youth exchange activities and their potential to enhance new possibilities for young people with fewer opportunities.
  • To allow participants to learn and practice methods to work with young people in various youth exchange situations.
  • To reflect on the power of words and how to communicate meaningfully with young people.
  • To learn how to organize creative activities with little resources, helping participants map out all the resources in their community that can be used during Youth Exchange projects.
  • To share experiences and good practices at local/ regional level and adapting it to an international context.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Salto-youth (Social Work)

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.

Program Period

 14-20 May 2019.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Professional or volunteer youth workers.
  • Preferable linked to a youth organization.
  • Motivated to learn about and make use of the Erasmus+: Youth in Action Programme with young people with fewer opportunities.
  • Minimum 18 years old.
  • Able to use English as a working language in order to establish effective communication during group-work and sessions.
  • To attend the full duration of the training.
  • Willing to work on the quality of their international projects.

Opportunity Cost

(Fully Funded)

Participation fee:

  • This project is financed by the participating NAs of the Erasmus+ Youth in Action Programme.
  • The participation fee varies from country to country. Please contact your NA to learn more about the participation fee for participants from your country.

Accommodation and food

  • The hosting National Agency of this offer will organise the accommodation and covers the costs for accommodation and food.

Travel reimbursement

  • Your sending National Agency will support your travel costs.
  • After being selected, please contact your NA to learn more about how to arrange the booking of your travel tickets and the reimbursement of your travel expenses.

How to Apply

First Step: You should make an account on salto youth.

Second Step: Before applying please contact the NA of your residence country to check if it is involved in this concrete project and committed to cover travel costs. ! Learn about possible participation fee and other relevant rules.

Third Step: After being selected, please contact your NA ( Sending organisation) to learn more about how to arrange the booking of your travel tickets and the reimbursement of your travel expenses.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Aya El-sherbeny/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Soueilem Mohamed Lemine / Mauritania
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MARJ3 Scholarships team