Longterm EVS: Art or Music Workshop Leaders

Deadline: 30 November 2014
Open to: artists and musicians aged 18-30 who are based in UK
Benefits: transport costs, accommodation, health insurance, living and food allowance


Firefly International offers European Voluntary Service volunteer opportunities for United Kingdom-based artists and musicians to work with Svitac in Brcko, a small town in northeast Bosnia. Svitac is an arts and education non-government organization delivering community-based workshops, events, and summer camps aimed at encouraging dialogue between young people of all ethnicities.

At present, Firefly offers two 12-month placements, one for music, the other for arts and crafts, both starting in March 2015, with recruitment expected December 2014-January 2015.


All applicants must be living in the UK and be aged 18-30, ideal candidates would be motivated and enthusiastic, self starters with:

  • either arts and crafts or music skills (can be self taught)
  • experience working with young people
  • experience running workshops and events


  • travel from your location in the UK to Brcko, Bosnia and back
  • accommodation
  • health insurance
  • a modest living allowance of about 150 euros per month for food and other expenses.


Applicants should email the following to sarah@fireflyinternational.org by the application deadline: 30 November 2014. 

  • CV
  • A short Letter of Motivation
  • Confirmation of your age and UK residency — just your date of birth and mailing address are fine.

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