POSITIONS: We are searching a volunteeer who would be a coordinator / Placement Officer at our office for 12 month period. The role consists of assistance in the coordination and implementation of Club of Volunteers activities and promotional activities. The volunteer will perform innovative promotional workshops with local volunteers and help organise activities of Club of Volunteers with the help of other volunteers. Support in the management of incoming and outgoing SCI volunteers, organising and facilitating activities for workcamp organisers and management of their initiatives, assistance in the preparation of volunteer records and agree-ment on cooperation.

DATE and VENUE: september 2023 – september 2024, Ljubljana, Slovenia

WHO ARE WE? Zavod Voluntariat, is a branch of the worldwide international organisation and peace movement Service Civil International (SCI), is a non-profit and non-governmental organiza-tion, established in 1991, aiming to promote social justice, sustainable development, international understanding and solidarity through voluntary service. Our main activities consist of organizing: (national and international) seminars and trainings, short-term voluntary projects (workcamps, youth exchanges and initiatives) and long- term voluntary projects.

You would join a team of three people and one more ESC volunteer who is taking Graphic Design position. We are also coordinating ESC volunteers for local partners, and there will be at least three more volunteers working on other ESC projects.

WORK SCHEDUEL: You will work with the Voluntariat team for about 35 hours per week. Working hours of Voluntariat are from Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm, when the majority of the activities are carried out. Some of your activities will be carried out around Slovenia, and sometimes you will work in the evening and on weekends (due to realization of certain activities within Club of Volunteers or trainings, seminars and evaluation), these working hours will be compensated by some hours off during the week.

REQUIREMENTS: As our new volunteers will be joining a young and international team, we expect from them to:

  • Be MOTIVATED to learn and share knowledge and skills;
  • Have good EDUCATIONAL and SOCIAL SKILLS, to be able to work with several target groups;
  • Have a fair command of ENGLISH;
  • Have good COMMUNICATION SKILLS and motivation to cooperate with colleagues and with active volunteers;
  • Have a RESPONSIBLE attitude and take INITIATIVE towards your tasks;
  • Be able to WORK in a TEAM;
  • Have good COMPUTER SKILLS (Microsoft Office, email, internet);

HOW TO APPLY? Fill in Google Form: https://forms.gle/ynHRq8Goc9fDZ42J8

DEADLINE for applying is 5th of August 2023

For more information and questions we are available at programi@zavod-voluntariat.si.

Join our team and make your year full of new adventures, gain new skills, contribute to our work and local community! We are waiting for you ;)