Title Volunteering - Way to Employment
Project Number 2012-1-SK1-LEO05-04204
Product online tool D-zručnosti pre zamestnanie
Title online tool D-zručnosti pre zamestnanie
Product Type others
Marketing Text Online system that enables any volunteers, but primarily those willing to improve their employability prospects (unemployed volunteers), to validate the skills and competences gained within volunteering and get it validated by an independent body (in this case by UMB).
Description Online resource centre is the main tool for the validation of non-formal learning transferred within the project from Scotland to Slovakia. It is an integral part of the project.
Target group volunteer centres, organizations involving volunteers, labor offices, unemployed or job-seeking volunteers, potentially also institution of formal and non-formal education, other volunteers
Result web-based platform through which the volunteers can go through various competences (based on European Refference Framework) and select those they think they have developed through volunteering. Their statements need to be supported by proofs (documents, pictures, videos, etc.) and then checked by their volunteer coordinators. The final version of the questionnaire with the supportive material is then sent to a special committee at the Matej Bel University who issues (or not) a certificate confirming competences gained through volunteering. The certificate can be then used as a part of a CV.
Area of application volunteer management in any area (social field, environmental protection, work with clients, work with children and youth, etc.)
Product Languages Slovak