Call for trainers - TC "Uniting Youth for Ecotourism"

Youth and Environment Europe is looking for a trainer for the training course “Uniting Youth for Ecotourism”. YEE would like to find ways to empower young Europeans to feel more responsible for their homes and communities and to have sufficient competences to promote ecotourism and protect their homeland.

We are looking for a trainer with specific knowledge, skills and experience in the field of youth participation and environmental youth work.  The trainer will work in a team with another trainer and project team.

The aim of this training course is to strengthen youth participation and active citizenship through ecotourism and related projects.

The objectives of the project are:To define the role and importance of ecotourism in local communities.

  • To create the common understanding about youth participation in local communities through ecotourism.
  • To provide space for partners to share the experience of organising ecotourism projects with young people.
  • To expand the knowledge and skills needed for organising ecotourism related projects in local communities.
  • To create space for networking and building new partnerships among environmental youth organisations. 

Requirements - You are welcome to apply if you have experience with:

  • Working on topic of youth participation and active citizenship
  • Working on the topic of ecotourism is not obligatory, but would be an advantage
  • Non-formal education and group facilitation
  • Running international youth activities
  • Working in an intercultural team
  • Working and communicating fluently in English
  • Organising environmentally friendly sessions and trainings

The responsibilities of the trainer will be:

  • Help with the creation of the training programme
  • Join preparatory skype meetings
  • Prepare methodology for sessions in advance
  • Attend the whole duration of the TC (1 preparatory day, 6 working days, 2 travel days)
  • Hold evaluation meeting with trainers and preparatory team

Practical details:

The offered compensation is 1200 EUR. Travel, vegetarian food and accommodation will be covered for all trainers.

How to apply:

If you want to apply, please send an email to Natalia Luchko (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) until 26 July 2017, 23:59 CET including your CV and a short motivation letter in English.

Only pre-selected candidates will be contacted. Online interviews with pre-selected candidates will be held on 3 and 4 August. The selected candidate will be informed by 7 August 2017.

We are looking forward to hearing from you!

Call for trainers - TC "Uniting Youth for Ecotourism"