LP4Y- LIFE PROJECT 4 YOUTH
The LP4Y Alliance is a network of 15 local organizations dedicated to the professional and social insertion of excluded Young Adults (17-24) living in extreme poverty. The Alliance currently operates in 11 different countries.
In teams of 17, the Young Adults gain hands on experience in developing micro economic activities as part of a 9-month training period within Life Project Centers. This is followed by 3 months of professional integration.
Over the past 10 years LP4Y has created 44 programs operating out of 22 Life Project Centers, always close to slum areas in large cities as Manila, Calauan, Cebu, Iligan, Cagayan de Oro, Jakarta, Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, New-Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Bangalore, Raipur, Chennai, and Kathmandu. LP4Y has no paid staff. Currently there 95 volunteers in Asia working with 600 Young Adults contributing to the development of their country.
PROJECT LEADER PEDAGOGICAL DEVELOPMENT & COACHING
Contract : VSI - Volontariat de Solidarité Internationale or Service Civique
Possible location : Philippines, to work on South East Asia zone: Philippines, Indonesia, and Vietnam, or base in India to work on South Asia zone : India, Nepal, Myanmar, Bangladesh
Since the opening of the first pilot centers in 2009, the LP4Y teams have consolidated their experiences with teaching tools that can be shared by everyone and gathered on the LP4Y extranet. The mission of the LP4Y Pedagogical Development Leader is to provide Coordinators and Coaches with all the educational support they need.
The LP4Y Pedagogical Development Leader consolidates information, promotes best practices and facilitates the development of new teaching materials according to the needs expressed in the different centers.
In order to fulfill its mission as close as possible to the Youth, the LP4Y pedagogy development leader is himself/herself a trainer, he / she intervenes in the various centers following the request of the country coordinators, coaches or the Asia coordinator.
The LP4Y Pedagogical Development Leader will be at the forefront of the development of the Life Project Plan, an essential educational approach for the integration of the Youth.
This mission is divided halfway into training in the centers, half in design, coordination, production of educational materials for the Youth directly and / or for coordinators and coaches.
He / she will ensure the development of pedagogy in LP4Y, create supports and imagine new and more effective forms of trainings.
He / she will work on the volunteer seminar content and animate the seminars with a team or project leaders and coordinators.
The missions, which last 13 months renewable, will appeal to candidates who are passionate about educational programs and transmitting knowledge. Successful candidates will be open, dynamic and enterprising, and looking for an opportunity to develop their character and skills in a multi-cultural context. They will also enjoy transmitting their skills with humor and enthusiasm, and will be keen team players, committed to making a real difference in the field. Fluent English is required.
Now recruiting for August 2019.
If you are interested in this mission please upload your application on www.lp4y.org
For more information go to www.lp4y.org