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Volunteer at Atgaja special school in Vilnius – School is the upbringing institution for the elementary and basic education for disabled children and youngsters from 7 to 21 years with the following diseases: cerebral palsy, Down’s syndrome, autism, mental retardation or multiple disability. The school takes the responsibility for children and youngsters activities, care and supervision during the lessons and after them, while they are at school. At the school children receive the qualified help of the: pedagogue, pedagogue for blind children, speech therapist, physiotherapist, occupational therapist, psychologist, social worker. After-lessons activities we have: art therapy, handicraft group, cooking group, karate group, bocca group, netball group and etc. The duty of the school and parents is to create the happiness for every child. That’s why we will do our best to make the children happy every day, on their every step.
PROJECT START: 30TH OF SEPTEMBER PROJECT
DURATION: 8 MONTHS
PLACE: VILNIUS, LITHUANIA
Volunteer’s tasks – To be assistant for the children, that means any help that is needed during lessons, as well as assist the children in any other leisure or outdoor activities. During the first months of volunteering the volunteer will observe the working of different classes, will have the possibility to meet and to be with the children of different age.
PROFILE OF THE VOLUNTEER – There are no specific requirements for the volunteers: generally they must be selfmotivated, willing to take new challenges and be open to work with disabled children, different background and culture people, dynamic, versatile, good mood, flexible, with self-initiative.
If interested, please send your CV and a Motivation letter (both written in English) to emails: email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org. Subject: “Volunteer at Atgaja special school in Vilnius”.