LET’S LIVE EUROPE in rural areas in France! 07.09.2021-31.07.2022

Domaine : Travail social et éducatif
Programme : Service volontaire européen

Organisation d’accueil

La Maison de l’Europe Le Mans-Sarthe

La Maison de l’Europe Le Mans-Sarthe


Adresse / pays
Le Mans (one hour far from Paris)

durée 6 - 12 mois
début: septembre 2021
fin: juillet 2022
type de mission: en groupe

Description de la mission :

Europe is looking forward to your contribution! Help to develop the cultural openness of young pupils and students from rural areas and participate in their learning of citizenship and tolerance. Stimulate their curiosity on intercultural aspects and encourage them to discover Europe! Become a volunteer in a training centre for teenagers and young people who are not familiar at all with Europe, in the rural area surrounding the city of Le Mans.

Tâches du volontaire :

The volunteer will work full time with the team of the MFR from Monday to Friday, on a 30-hour week basis. According to the time of the year and the activities planned, the volunteer might be asked to work 40 hours a weel. In that case, he/she will only work 20 hours the following week. The planning will be organised in each training centre at the beginning of the project, depending on the activities, languages courses, transportation system, and holidays of the training centre. Once a week, volunteer might be asked to take part in evening gatherings with the students. From time to time, the volunteer will have the opportunity to work in Le Mans with the other volunteers in order to build a common project. The volunteer will be involved in the various activities of the school. We expect you to:1-Raise european awareness:a At various times during the pupils’ training (evening gatherings, lunch time, breaks, study time, etc.), the volunteer will set up activities meant to promote discovery, exchange and cultural approach of countries: presentations of the volunteer’s culture for example (through photos, videos, arts, national cuisine, games, etc.). The volunteer is also expected to promote the European solidarity corps program and other possibilities to go and travel abroad.2-Develop educational and pedagogical activities:a As a full member of the team, the volunteer will participate in the activities led by the members of the teaching team, will organize his/her own activities, and will work on commu-nication tools (videos, booklets, social medias, interviews). The volunteer will have the op-portunity to talk about his/her mission or country during other events organized outside the MFR. The volunteer might participate in some school trips, study visits… in France or abroad!3-Work with the 6 others volunteers of the 6 training centres:a The volunteers will participate in a common project: they will take part in the organization of Europe Day in Le Mans around the 9th May 2022. Common projects can also be linked with environment or the future of Europe according to your goals and whishes. They will be supported by the teams of the Maison de l’Europe. As such, they will regularly go to Le Mans.

Profil recherché :

HOW TO APPLY? These ESC offers are coordinated by the Maison de l’Europe in Le Mans. You will mainly be in touch with us during the application process, and at the beginning of your ESC to settle there. All administrative and financial aspects of the projects are managed by the Maison de l’Europe. More information about us:

If you already have some knowledge of French, please don’t be afraid to apply in French! No matter if there is mistake, you are here to learn! And don’t forget that English is not well spoken (or not spoken at all) in French rural areas!



Votre contact :

Elena Koroglanoglou
+352 247-86439