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First phase of the recruitment is now over – we received many applications and now our coordinators will look through them and will contact some of you for a interview. 

See you soon!

Recruitment of volunteers for the 31st Jewish Culture Festival

Each year, the Jewish Culture Festival is co-created by a team of 70 volunteers – people from all over the world and of all ages. They are people who are not afraid of any task and who has various skills which can be used in every, even surprising circumstances. They are The Machers – volunteers of the JCF.

Do you want to be the part of this adventure? Do you want to meet new people? Or maybe you want to see how the organization of the Festival looks like from behind the scene? Here is an offer for you!

Who are we looking for?

– persons between 18 and 30 y.o. from all over Europe and ESC’s partner countries, including Israel
– persons over 18 y.o. living in Krakow
– fluent in English
– available between June 10th and July 10th, 2022
– open and ready for action

What do we offer?

– the opportunity to take part in one of the largest cultural events in Poland and the largest festival of Jewish culture in Europe
– a lot of fun and new experiences
– integration trips, trainings, study visits, workshops
– free entrance to all festival events and tickets for  your family and friends
– the possibility to do student internships

For those who do not live in Krakow we offer

– return flight / train tickets to and from Krakow
– accommodation for the duration of the project (June 10th – July 10th, 2022)
– covering daily food expences
– pocket money

How to apply?

1. Now the ball is in your court! Fill in the application form available under the button below


2. We want to get to know you better! Please record a short video (up to 90 seconds, in English) and tell us why you want to become The Macher, upload the video to internet and paste the link to the application form above

3. Wait for contact from us. We will invite selected candidates to a meeting, preferably onsite, but online is also an option. During that meeting you will speak with the volunteer coordinators and thanks to it we will get to know each other even better. Of course we will also answer all your questions.

Applications should be sent between February 22nd and March 22nd, 2022.
The recruitment results will be announced between April 18th and 24th, 2022.

You may find more information in the slide show below, you may also download this presentation as pdf file). In case you have more questions, please write an e-mail to Edyta Gawlak, who is a coordinator of the project. 

We are waiting for you!

The Machers - volunteerig at the Jewish Culture Festival is supported by the European Unionthrough European Solidarity Corps.

photo: Edyta Dufaj, Karolina Moskała, Michał Ramus

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