Project Details

Code: VSI Ireland
Start date: 01 feb 2018
End date: 31 ene 2019
Term: Long Term (1 Month to a Year)
Category: SOCIAL
Theme: DISA, SOCI
Country: Ireland {Republic}
State: Co. Kildare, Ireland
Airport: Dublin Airport
Minimum Age: 18

Description

Camphill Community Grangebeg is one of 15 Camphill communities in Ireland. We are a small farm based community with 20 people, 11 of whom have special needs. Camphill Communities o er people in need of special care a sheltered environment in which their educational, therapeutic and social needs can be met.

Work And Activities

Volunteers may have a variety of tasks such as cooking, cleaning, helping on the land or assisting in gardening or general maintenance as well as taking an active part in cultural activities and
community-building. We try to share the running of the houses between everyone. This means everyone is involved in the cleaning, meal preparation, laundry and other household chores. We all
participate in the various workshops, the running of the garden and farm, food preparation or craft making.

Accommodation And Food

Food: Volunteers (co workers) share meals with the community.
Accommodation: Volunteers have their own room.

Place

Kildare, Ireland .

Requirements

Volunteers must be over 18 years; have a good level of spoken English. As volunteers will be working with vulnerable adults, they will a police check from their own country and from Ireland. They will also need 3 written references.

Language

Languages:
# Project: English
# Local: English

Notes

Volunteers should apply through their branch/partner (Hosted by VSI Ireland/ Natate Partner ).
Also Volunteers will be contacted for interview by Grangebeg.
Pocket money: 50 EUR per week
Insurance: volunteers must have their own insurance
Fees: None
Visa: Required
Others: Volunteers get 1 day free each week.
More information: http://www.camphill.ie/Contact-us