Volunteer programme

Purpose
The Volunteer Programme is designed to offer an opportunity for development to people who wish to contribute their time, knowledge and skills to voluntarily supporting the work of the Organization.

Duration
The duration of a voluntary assignment is six (6) months and may be extended, by mutual agreement, to twelve months.
Volunteers serve part time (approximately 24 hours a week).
Applicants should send a complete CV and a written proposal for contribution (maximum 2 pages) describing their area(s) of specialization, purpose and objectives and expected results from their voluntary service with the Organization.

Application and Selection Process
Interested parties should send their request to culturavillaocampo@gmail.com.
The subject of the mail should be “Volunteer UNESCO Villa Ocampo”, and the title of the attachment should be that of the name and surname of the applicant.
Successful candidates will be contacted for possible tests and interviews at a date and time to be confirmed.
The person finally selected should have a certificate of physical aptitude when hired.
Interested parties must comply with the following criteria:
a) Be at least 20 years of age, but normally no more than 62 years of age.
b) Be studying or at least have some knowledge in the specific area
c) Preferably live near Villa Ocampo.
d) Have knowledge of English and/or French.

OPENING FOR VOLUNTEER IN THE AREA OF CULTURE
Main tasks to be carried out:
• Collaborate in the design of activities regarding the programme and implementation of the Agenda.
• Participate in the production of programme activities and support the team in the implementation of on-going projects.
• Contribute in the analysis and assessment of each of the sector’s activities.
• Collaborate in strategies for internal and external dissemination of activities.
• Put together the agenda and tasks assisting the sector.
• Increase the area’s general and specific mailing lists of contacts.
• Up-date the mapping of cultural events in the country as a way of promoting the participation of the Culture Sector in national cultural life.
• Support enhancement of the knowledge management system, based on the activities of the 2016-2018 biennium, in addition to progress achieved in the 2017-2018 period.
• Investigate possible donors for the Culture Sector and design draft projects for their presentation.
•Other supporting tasks assigned by the supervisor.

OPENING FOR VOLUNTEER IN THE AREA OF COMMUNICATION
Main tasks to be carried out:
• General assistance in the area of communication.
• Participate in the development of general strategies in the area of communication.
• Implement strategies and carry out analysis and follow up.
• Collaborate with strategies for internal and external dissemination of activities.
• Put together the agenda and tasks assisting the sector.
• Collaborate in updating the web.
• Support in enhancing the knowledge management system based the activities of the 2016-2018 biennium, in addition to progress achieved in the 2017-2018 period.
• Dissemination of activities on the web and through networks.
• Generate specific items for social networks.
• Collaborate in the analysis and in reports on social network behaviour.
• Analysis and assessment of each of the sector’s activities.
• Assist in Press dissemination.
• Increase the area’s general and specific mailing lists of contacts.
• Put together the agenda and tasks assisting the sector (esta dos veces)
• Other supporting tasks assigned by the supervisor.

OPENING FOR A VOLUNTEER IN THE AREA OF EVENTS
Main tasks to be carried out:
• General assistance in the area of events.
• Participate in the development of strategies in the area.
• Collaborate with strategies for internal and external dissemination of activities.
• Put together the agenda and tasks assisting the sector.
• Assist in the task of contacts with purveyors.
• Collaborate in updating the web and networks.
• Generate specific items to disseminate information on the area.
•Analysis and assessment of each activity.
• Increase the area’s general and specific mailing lists of contacts..
• Put together the agenda and tasks assisting the sector.
• Other supporting tasks assigned by the supervisor.