Erasmus Volunteer Project in France
Recognizing Young Entrepreneurs and teaching Entrepreneurship PROJECT DESCRIPTION
will be entrepreneurs with entrepreneurial skills that will create the
jobs of the future and help reduce unemployment. It is for this reason
that the second part of the YERRF project is to widen the awareness of
Entrepreneurship, commercially and socially, as both a career option
and also as a subject which should be taught in education.
part 1 of the project which finished in November 2017 we saw in place
the website for the YERRF project, and now we are looking to advance to
the next step of constructing workshops on the subject of
entrepreneurship learning and teaching. So we need volunteers to help
us in the production of educational materials, videos, games and guides
on the subject of entrepreneurship which will aim to encourage entrepreneurial
Starts May 2019 through to September 2019 duration 5 Months
ACCOMMODATION, FOOD AND TRANSPORT ARRANGEMENTS
and food is at La Giraudiere and volunteers would have to arrive at
Chalais gare, or station, where they will be met. Brossac is 10 k from
Chalais and Chalais is on the Angouleme to Bordeaux rail line. Weekly
trips to Chalais for trains etc are arranged. Bicycles are provided for
visiting the village of Brossac or it's lake and surrounding
countryside. Group excursions are arranged every two weeks.
information regarding the train connection, the village and the
location of the project will be supplied to those who apply.
TRAINING DURING THE PROJECT
main subjects of this project would be entrepreneurship, how to
spot an entrepreneur, how to teach entrepreneurship but successful
candidates would also be informally learning about marketing,
business start-up's, finance, banking, accounting, social media,
website creation and marketing, search engine optimization (SEO),
blogging, project management. You would also be living with an international group and
learning about each others cultures. English and or French language
lessons are provided.
More information at our website.
should be able to speak either English or French as either main or as a
second language, You should be available for at least 3 months of the
mobility. The target group for this project is; those interested in the
topic of entrepreneurship, social or commercial; those who maybe
thinking of starting their own business or project; those who have an
interest in marketing, website creation, finance or banking. Foreign
languages ie French and English will be used on this project.
You can apply for a place by completing the application form at
Apply for EVS at La Giraudiere
Sending organisation and partners
can find us upon the Otlas partner finder a part of the SALTO Youth website.
project requires 5 partners who are interested in the subject of
entrepreneurship from 5 different program countries. Partners should
be prepared to take an active part in this project and would be
expected to contribute throughout the life cycle and with it's final
The main activities of this project will be
researching the subject of entrepreneurship, preparing learning and
teaching materials in the form of games, videos and guides and
organizing two seminars.
All materials will be published in
paper form and included in the education section on the YERRF Project
Website. Partners will benefit from this project and will have access
to the published learning materials.
Participants will learn
about entrepreneurship and it importance in society; In creating and
publishing the materials they will also informally learn about
researching, marketing, blogging, using social media for projects,
project management, website creation, fundamentals of SEO and
experience a real cultural exchange in rural south west France.
Potential partners can read more on the Salto Youth website at
Finding Partners for Recognizing Young Entrepreneurs and teaching Entrepreneurship 2019