Call for trainer

Call for trainer to conduct the training course ‘EVS National Trainers Follow-up Training’


Dates: 6th – 8th June, 2014

Venue: Malta


Details: The task of the trainer will be to assist the EUPA in the execution of the above-stated tasks with reference to the YiA Programme. The Trainer will be selected based on his/her established competence according to selection criteria drawn up specific to the call. The aim of this training course is to follow up on the trainings held in 2013 for the establishment of a pool of national EVS trainers who have the competences and the motivation to contribute to the improvement of the quality of On-arrival trainings and mid-term meetings within the Youth in Action Programme of the European Union for the MT NA. This training shall also serve as an opportunity for participating trainers to evaluate their activities (OAT & MTM) held so far.


The Trainer shall:

  • Have sound knowledge of EVS in general and of support provision to volunteers in particular;
  • Have at least 5 years experience in running EVS On-Arrival Trainings and Mid-Term Evaluation Meetings;
  • Be fluent in the English Language;
  • Be able to share hands-on first hand experiences related to the topic and be able to facilitate the process so that participants adapt ideas to the Maltese context.


Methodology: Non formal methods shall be used to engage more the participants into the learning process. The non formal methods may include energisers, workshops, discussions, outdoor activities and visits.


Working language: English


Target Group: Trainers from the pool of National EVS trainers


Organizer: European Union Programmes Agency – Youth in Action Programme



Remuneration will be as follows:

  • €250 per training day (3 days)
  • €500 for preparation, follow-up & reporting


Travel and Accommodation costs will be covered by the Maltese National Agency.


What to submit

Trainers interested in leading this TC shall submit the following:

  • Motivation Letter / Letter of Application
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • A draft plan the above mentioned dates

This documentation shall be sent to


Deadline to apply: Friday 4th April 2014 till 12.00 (noon, CET)