Eesti Erinoorsootöö Ühing noOR is a EVS organisation in Estonia and coordinates over 20 EVS services in Tallinn and smaller places across Estonia. 

We are currently looking for volunteers to following EVS services:

NB Only applicatns who properly fill in and send EVS Form (find in the end of this page) will be considered in the selection process. In case fo questions feel free to write:

evs@erinoor.ee

“Explore EVS” is calling for:

1 Käo Support Centre for Adults – Pae

Details:
KÄO centre for adults offers services for people living with mental and multiple disabilities. Volunteer will be assisting teachers during various activities and workshops done together with the clients. Volunteer has the opportunity to offer her/his own activities for the clients – 9 months, starting October 2018 until July 2019.

Preferred profile of the volunteer: Volunteer should be motivated to work with people with severe disabilities. Volunteers should be able to think independently, have sense of responsibility and be with calm nature. Basic English is required.

 

2 Tallinn Support Centre JUKS 

Details:
JUKS offers services for people with intellectual and learning disabilities. Volunteer will be assisting teachers during various activities and is welcome to initiate her/his own workshops – 9 months, starting September 2018 until June 2019.

Preferred profile of the volunteer: Volunteers should be motivated to work with people with disabilities. Open minded and accepting. It would be good if she/he has previous experiences in the field but it is not determining facto in the application process. Volunteer should have sense of self initiative and be proactive. Juks is a big centre hence flexibility helps volunteers to adjust with the work culture. Basic English is required.

 

3 Tallinn City’s Board For Disabled People – TPIK

Details:
TPIK is an umbrella organisation for various organisations that work for or with people with disabilities. Volunteer will work in TPIK’s activity centre where they can create various workshops in order to create participation opportunities for people. Assist people during the activities. Give English and their home language conversation classes. Assist workers of the centre in various activities. TPIK has 22 member organisations sometimes they also have activities where volunteer can assist – 9 months, starting September 2018 until June 2019.

Preferred profile of the volunteer: Volunteer should be motivated to work with people with disabilities. Volunteer should be proactive and with the sense of empathy. Good communication skills are an asset and some interesting hobby which volunteers can easily turn into a workshop is also a good thing. Basic English is required.

 

4 Tallinna Muumipere Kindergarten


Details:
Muumipere kindergarten has over 50 children in ages of 1 – 3. Volunteer will assist teacher in her daily activities with the children – 9 months long service, starting September 2018 until June 2019.

Preferred profile of the volunteer: Volunteer is expected to be polite and caring, they should understand that even if volunteer do not perceive her/himself as such, the children will see them as a role model. Volunteer should be social and ready to communicate with children even without knowing local language in this sense knowing English or Estonian is an asset but not necessarily needed.

 

5 Day Care Centre Vinger in Viljandi

Details:
Vinger offers services for people with intellectual and learning disabilities. In the centre clients learn basic things like cooking, cleaning, etc.. Volunteer will be assisting clients with their daily activities and is welcome to initiate her/his own workshops – 10 months, starting September 2018 until July 2019.

Preferred profile of the volunteer: Volunteer should be motivated to work with people with disabilities. It would be good if she/he has previous experiences in the field but it is not determining facto in the application process. Volunteer should have sense of self initiative and be proactive. Basic English is required.

 

AS Hoolekandeteenused Homes – 8 volunteers

AS Hoolekandeteenused is a state-owned enterprise and the main area of activity of the organization is providing social welfare services to adults with special mental needs, substitute home and childcare service to children with special mental needs and care services to elderly people. The enterprise was established in 2007. Several of our homes have a long and dignified history, for decades they have rendered services to people with special mental and physical needs and helped them to cope with their life better. EVS is very good opportunity and a big challenge for young person to learn something about Estonia and its culture, language and also about him/herself.

AS Hoolekandeteenused is looking for 2 volunteer to each of its 4 different homes:

Kehra Kodu
Location: Small city located 43km from Tallinn to East (population 2500 people).
Duration of the service: September 2018 (12 months)

Rakvere Kodu
Location: Small city located 98km from Tallinn to East (population 15000 people).
Duration of the service: September 2018 (12 months)

Tapa Kodu
Location: Small community located 77km from Tallinn to East (population 6000 people).
Duration of the service: September 2018 (12 months)

Vääna-Viti Kodu
Location: Small community located near Tallinn to East.
Duration of the service: September 2018 (12 months)’

Proposed activities:
Everyday we work for one goal- that people who live with us should have active and positive day no matter of their age, gender or disability. We are also very active in sports like walking, games, dancing, singing and activities like art and handicraft. We are always standing for disabled people´s rights to be involved in society and feel safe at home. We support every person to be as independent as they can.

We concentrate in everyday activities which people in their homes are carrying out – cleaning, working in the kitchen, outside in the garden, where in summertime grow herbs, vegetables and flowers. We are guiding and teaching our clients how to carry on these activities on their own as much as their skills and disabilities are allowing.

Volunteer profile:

We expect that the volunteer is committed to the project, is independent and active, positive, openminded, flexible and willing to learn. Also active to support our clients in everyday activities – working activities, hobbies and also to be ready to give suggestions to improvement of our service. Some experience in work with people with special needs would be an advantage. Positive way of life – friendliness and sociability are the characteristics that describe a successful volunteer candidate. We also expect the candidate to be reliable, responsible and taking initiative.

APPLICATION PROCESS

In order to apply for any of the above EVS services please follow these steps:

1. Fill in EVS form 2018

2. We already believe that you are interesting person, but please reply with more than one sentence because then we will know it for sure!

3. Keep in mind which service you apply for and answer according to the service.

4. If you are interested in many services fill in separate Forms

5. If you want to send separate motivation letter then in the letter please reply to the following question – why are you applying got the chosen service?

6. Add you sending organisation’s contacts!

 

Send your EVS Form to evs@erinoor.ee

 

 

DOWNLOAD YOUR EVS Form 2018!

Close Menu