CALL FOR COUNSELORS

“Youth Initiative Centre (YIC) NGO invites girls aged 16 to 23 living in the regions of Armenia and displaced from Nagorno Karabakh to participate as counselors in the “Girls Leading Our World” (GLOW) camp, which will take place from August 15 to 21 in Dilijan. 

GLOW endeavors to empower girls and promote leadership through education.

Counselors responsibilities include ensuring the engagement, safety and well-being of campers throughout the whole duration of the camp. From the creation of squads, group work, delivery of educational materials with non-formal methods to the organization of leisure and free time and control of daily routine will be the responsibility of the counselors under the supervision of the camp staff. The camp will be followed by after-GLOW community projects implementation phase, during which the counselors  will provide support and consultancy to their teams of campers. 

Selected counselors are required to attend a one-day preparatory training in Yerevan (end of July or beginning of August).

* Applicants should be 16 years old by the start of the camp.

 

Terms and Conditions

  • The number of the counselors: 8,
  • The duration of the camp: 7 days, 
  • The organization covers the transportation, accommodation and food expenses,
  • The counselors are obliged to properly prepare for the camp by mastering the provided educational materials and participate in a one-day training course in Yerevan (accommodation, food and transportation are provided),
  • Counselors are committed to being involved in the post-camp phase as mentors/advisors, supporting campers in implementing their community projects,
  • An incentive payment is planned for the counselors.

 

To apply, complete the online registration form till July 18

For further questions you may contact us

  • By calling YIC office by the following phone number: 095 919197 (from 9am to 6pm from Monday to Sunday),
  • By writing an email to the armenianglow@yic.am,
  • By visiting the YIC office (26 Alek Manukyan).

You can see more details about previous GLOW camps on our Facebook and Instagram pages.

 

The project is implemented by UNICEF and UNFPA with YIC NGO. 

 

GLOW is an international programme which began as a U.S. Peace Corps initiative in 1995. Since 2015, YIC has taken over the implementation of the programme in Armenia.