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The transit group is looking for committed volunteers!!

Röda Korset, Malmökretsen

Where?Malmö
When?Kväll/Natt
How?Kontinuerligt uppdrag
Why?Integration och asylsökande, Social gemenskap
What?Ledarskap och samordning, Stöd, hjälp och rådgivning

In Malmö, we have a transit hous for asylum seekers 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

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.
When and where will the volunteering take place: 
Every Thursday from 18:00 till 20:00.
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