Council of Europe Youth Department has launched a call for two junior and two senior trainers

The Council of Europe Youth Department has launched a call for two junior and two senior trainers for a Training Course on the Management of Youth Organisations for Roma Youth Leaders.

The training course aims to strengthen the capacity and sustainability of Roma youth organisations as a means of voicing the concerns and needs of Roma young people by developing the competences of Roma youth leaders in democratic leadership, youth participation and organisational management.

 

Trainers should be able to introduce, explain and facilitate individual and group learning in the areas of:

  •  The role of civil society organisations in the fight for human rights;
  •  Democratic leadership and management of youth organisations;
  •  Youth participation.

 

They should have:

  •  experience in youth organisations and in their leadership;
  •  experience with Roma young people and, as an added value, in Roma youth  organisations;
  •  knowledge of the Council of Europe’s Youth Department approaches to youth  participation, non-formal education, human rights education and intercultural dialogue;
  •  understanding of and experience in preparing and running intercultural training  activities based on non-formal learning approaches;
  •  sound knowledge on the situations of Roma young people and Roma communities in  Europe today;
  •  sound understanding and knowledge of Council of Europe values and work for Roma  issues;
  •  working knowledge of English and, as an added value, Romanes.

 

All trainers must be available for the full duration of the training course and the preparatory meeting.

Trainers will also develop E-learning activities for participants before and possibly after the residential course. The scope and length of the e-learning modules will be determent in the preparation meeting.

 

Deadline for expressions of interest: 10 July 2013.

 

All details can be found [ http://www.coe.int/t/dg4/youth/Source/News&Calls/2013_Call_Roma_Youth_Leaders_TC.doc ]here.

 

 

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