Kompassetis a house for unregistered homeless foreigners. We provide a variety of services such as a day shelter with counselling, a night shelter and outreach work. We are looking for a project coordinator for our subproject The Extra Mile – an intern, who will also take part in the daily work in Kompasset. You will not be paid for the job, but you will get a lot of experience.

The Extra Mile is Kompasset’s support program, that matches vulnerable homeless EU citizens with volunteer mentors and has been functioning since 2014. The mentors coach, motivate and assist their mentees in the many challenging aspects of perhaps landing a job or transitioning from street life to a more stabilized being. We collaborate with various partners.

Your tasks as coordinator of the Extra Mile will be:

  • Recruit mentees among the users of Kompasset, as well as volunteer mentors and secure a good mentor-mentee match
  • Coordinate and facilitate the training of the mentors and assist coaching the mentors through challenges
  • Organize workshops for mentors and mentees
  • Develop strategic collaborations with partner organizations and possible employers.

Moreover, you will take part in Kompasset’s daily work a few times a week and learn about our users and our counselling work.

We are looking for a colleague with the following qualifications:

  • Strong interest in migration and social work
  • Empathetic, open-minded and structured
  • Experience with mentor programs or company partnerships would be preferred
  • Speak English and preferably Danish and another European language (Italian, Spanish, Polish or Romanian).

The position is 35 hours per week and late afternoon work can be expected. The job starts 1stof February 2021 at the latest or in January 2021.

Please send your application and CV in a gatheredPDF document in English or Danish to Annemette Nyfos, Deadline for submitting your application is the 4thof December 2020. Interviews will be held in later in December. If you have any questions about the position, please contact Annemette Nyfos

For more information about Kompasset, please visit: http://kompasset.kirkenskorshaer.dk/



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  • Assignmenttype: Café and shelter, Counselling and self-help, Mentor and buddy
  • Workarea: Cultural activities, Humanitary work, Social work
  • Continual volunteering
  • Organisation: Kirkens Korshær

Information about the organisation:

Kirkens Korshær

  • Updated: 20.11.20
  • Expires: 20.12.20
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