The transit group is looking for a committed team leader!

Organisation: 
  • Röda Korset, Malmökretsen
Plats: 
  • Skåne
  • Malmö
Ändamål: 
Integration och asylsökande

Do you want to provide emotional support to those seeking asylum?

In Malmö, we have various transit housings for asylum seekers as well as for those who will get deported, where enforced idleness and a dull daily routine is a problem for the residents. Red Cross created therefore the transit group in order to offer a break from this idleness by social activities such as fika and games but also to provide general information about the Swedish asylum process or Swedish society. First and foremost, however, we provide emotional support by having an ear for their worries and listen to their journeys.

To fit the assignment, you must be 18 years old or older. As a teamleader you are responsible for the introduction of new volunteers, arrange meetings, orginaze the activity together with volunteers and the board. You don't get any sallery, but we can offer you a meaningfull spear time, education, experience and community! We also think that you are:

Positive, confident and sincere
Sociable and open-minded
Stress-resistant and well-adjusted
Considerate to different cultures
Able to say no

When and where will the volunteering take place: 
Every Thursday from 18:00 till 20:00.
Specific requirements and information: 
You need to be fluent in English, both speaking and writing, other language skills are a merit. You will be trained in Red Cross knowledge and in Being a volunteer.
Minimum time commitment: 
You will attend the visits at transit accommodation at least twice a month.
Send in your application
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These details are voluntary and are only used by Volontärbyrån for statistical purposes.