Everyone is welcome, there are no special qualifications needed. You just have to be enthusiastic to work with others in our region. The age range is 18-30 years. In case you are younger or older than that please send a request and motivation letter to firstname.lastname@example.org Do not worry about your level of English, joining our Working Groups is a great way to improve your own personal skills.
HOW MUCH TIME DOES IT TAKE?
This is up to you and your schedule. As we are all volunteers, there is no pressure. Yet, you should bring a bit of time for our bi-weekly meetings and to work in between. Please be honest about the time you have and do not take over responsibilities you cannot fullfil.
IS THERE ANY SUPPORT AND MENTORSHIP?
Absolutely. We won't leave you alone. Even though the groups will be youth-led, there is always support available. Our region has a lot of mentors who are eager to help and support you whenever necessary. Our Project Assistant, will be present at the meetings and coordinate the work of the groups.
You can count on the support of all project partners, especially the Council of the Baltic Sea States.
WHY SHOULD I JOIN?
This is a great opportunity to enhance your own skills in teamwork, international cooperation, English language and in the topic you will be working in.
You can learn a lot and share your experiences with others, while working for a much bigger purpose: real youth-participation in the region. You will be the one driving the change, engaged in all our activities and getting all latest information before anyone else.
You have the chance to work with mentors and experts in various field and you can build a network that will help you throughout your life.
WHAT IS THE GOAL OF THE WORKING GROUPS?
The aim of the Baltic Sea Youth Platform is to become obsolete at some point. We will work to enhance youth cooperation in various spheres and throughout all levels of decision-making in the Baltic Sea Region.
IS THERE A DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION?
Yes, we will close the application on 30.06.2020 at 23:59 CET. But do not worry if you missed it, we will have an open-call every 6 months to recruit new baltfluencer for our talent pool. For our first full Working Group recruitment we are planning to re-open the call in autumn 2020 once more.