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28/10/2016

ISCA calls for applicants: Become a European volunteer at ISCA in 2017-2018!



If you wish to live abroad, work in an international environment and gain experience in the field of international youth, sport and culture then this is your opportunity! We are searching for self-motivated, enthusiastic and energetic young people who will join our team in Copenhagen.

 

Experience something new, broaden your horizons and develop your skills. Apply now and become an EVS volunteer at the International Sport and Culture Association (ISCA) in Denmark. You can read more about ISCA here: www.isca-web.org.

 

ISCA is looking for 3 volunteers to join the team in the office for a period of 12 months starting from 1 March 2017. The deadline for submitting your application is 18 November 2016. Confirmation to selected volunteers will be sent no later than 9 December 2016.

 

As indicated in the Erasmus+ programme guide, volunteers should be between 17 and 30 years old, and resident in the country of their sending organisation (from Programme countries and Partner countries neighbouring the EU, see programme guide for more details). ISCA - for this call - will give priority to recruiting volunteers who have a sending organisation in the following countries: Slovenia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Malta, France, United Kingdom, Portugal, Greece and Germany.

 

Engagement of European Volunteers

All volunteers will have the opportunity to be engaged in a number of projects, campaigns and events. ISCA is coordinating various activities in the promotion of sport and physical activity on regional and international level. ISCA also engages many member organisations and other partners in diverse projects of key issues and topics.

 

In particular, you will be part of the pan-European NowWeMOVE campaign organised by ISCA and its partners. Your main task will be to support and implement activities at the local level in connection with MOVE Agents and member organisations all over Europe. You can find a few event examples below:

 

No Elevators Day

MOVE Week

MOVE Congress

FlashMOVE

 

Find out more about the campaign here: http://www.nowwemove.com/

 

Additionally, you will be part of the ISCA team organising events and activities in externally funded projects in cooperation with member organisations and other partners. Some of the projects fall within topics with current priority, such as physical activity and health, physical activity and education, health-enhancing physical activity, sport and physical activity for disadvantaged groups, physical activity in urban facilities, inclusion of refugees through sport, youth training and active ageing.

 

Find out more about ISCA's current projects and initiatives below:

 

Youth On the MOVE

Active Voice

MOVE Quality

MOVE Transfer

 

You will therefore be able to get involved and challenge yourself in various tasks such as:

•Physical activity and healthy lifestyle promotion

•Event organisation

•Communication and marketing

•Analysis and reporting

•Fundraising and advocacy

•Project management

•Financial management

 

The applicants should be highly motivated, proactive and dynamic young people. For this round, interests in the area of financial and adminsitrative management will be a plus.

 

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your CV and letter of interest (indicating your motivation and key competences) latest 18 November 2016, 24.00 CET to Laura-Maria Tiidla at lmt@isca-web.org. Add at the subject line of your e-mail "EVS 2017-2018". Please note that only application referring to this call will be considered.

 

We will inform all candidates about the outcome of the first phase of the selection process no later than 25 November 2016 and let them know if they are invited for an interview. In case you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact Laura-Maria Tiidla at lmt@isca-web.org, or by phone: 0045 21588463.

 

For general information on EVS click here and find out more about EVSs at ISCA on our website.

 

Seize the opportunity to become an EVS volunteer with ISCA in Denmark!