Volunteers

Date: 14/12/2022

Ref.No: 1-10-1310/22

 UWC Mostar invites dedicated and inspired individuals seeking a volunteer/internship position in the school year 2023/2024. UWC Mostar values candidates who are drawn to the particular educational experience of the United World Colleges, and to UWC Mostar’s unique mission within the movement.

 We are looking for:

 - Psychosocial/Wellbeing Counsellor Volunteer Position

- Coordinator of Outdoor Activities Volunteer Position

Both positions are on a voluntary basis. Flights, housing and health insurance are covered by the school.

 

Psychosocial/Wellbeing Counsellor Volunteer Position

As a part of our commitment to the well-being of our students, UWC Mostar is looking for a volunteer for the academic year 2023-2024 to join our Wellbeing Department.

We are looking for individuals who are certified and have work experience in social work, counselling, mental health, psychology and/or psychotherapy.

The volunteer position entails conducting one-on-one counselling sessions with our students and providing emotional support. This position is mostly appropriate for current master's students in the fields of psychology, clinical social work or mental health counselling who are looking for an internship.

Supervision by a mental health professional will be provided.

 

Coordinator of Outdoor Activities Volunteer Position

As a part of our commitment to a healthy balanced lifestyle for students, UWC Mostar is looking for a volunteer for the academic year 2023-2024 to join our Impact and Outreach Department.

We are looking for people who have at least Bachelor degree (180 ECTS), are certified  and have work experience in coordinating outdoor activities.

The volunteer position entails promoting sports as a healthy activity for young people that can help their physical and emotional well-being and is for individuals passionate about the outdoors and physical training. It involves organising and leading outdoor activities such as hiking, skiing, canoeing, running, marathon training. Most of these activities are taking place on weekends.

How to apply

Interested applicants should send the following documents to [email protected]mostar.ba: 

  • CV (maximum 2 pages).
  • Brief cover letter (maximum 1 page).
  • Contact information for two professional

The call for applications will remain open until the positions are filled.

Interviews will be carried out at the earliest availability of the recruiting panel and the suitable candidates.

UWC Mostar is committed to safeguarding our students and the children and young people in Mostar. All our staff members are expected to share that commitment. Successful applicants will undergo background checks, including reference requests, as well as checks with law enforcement authorities and other governmental agencies.

 

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