Target groupNo specific target group
LocationDiamanthorst 187, 2592 GD The Hague
Minimum age0 year
- Volunteer policy
- Suitable for speakers of other languages
- Enables volunteers to participate in training programs
Stichting Unity in Diversity is a registered foundation in The Hague focused on the socio-cultural integration of refugees combined with multi-level integration practices that bring together foreigners and all other levels of Dutch society to form one whole community through projects, skills training, dialogue and culture sharing. We also offer other types of humanitarian assistance to individuals and groups whenever possible – from educational to health and job independence within the Netherlands and beyond, as we expand our organization internationally.
At UID, we never sit still and are always ready to make a difference. We pursue our goals through the creation of inclusive projects and leading research in the field.
Our team consists of multicultural professionals who carry out activities related to research of socio-cultural and educational integration of newcomers, migrants and refugees, develop and implement social integration projects and events, free language and book clubs open to anyone who wishes to participate, as well as fundraising and communications.
We are looking for fun and enthusiastic volunteers to join our Project Management team. As part of our Project Management Team you will assist the Project Manager with direction, coordination and implementation of UID projects, while remaining aligned with strategy, commitments and goals of the organization.
Your immediate tasks and responsibilities include:
Taking responsibility for overall management of assigned projects, including coordination across departments, status monitoring and reporting, and stability of projects.
Establishing and implementing project management processes and methodologies.
Ensuring the projects are implemented on time, within the given budget, adhere to quality standards and meet guest expectations.
Assembling project plans, teamwork assignments, identifying resource needs, and assisting in quality and timeliness issues.
Assisting with planning and implementation of other projects with the team such as defining project scope, goals and deliverables.
Assisting Project Manager with managing Issues and Risk.
Assisting project teams if needed, during preparation of project reports on progress as well as problems and solutions.
Assisting Project Manager with evaluation and assessment results of projects.
Liaising with the Communications and Social Media team to share stories, reports or updates of you project with our target audience in general or special target audience, following your guidance.
What we ask for:
You have critical thinking and problem solving skills along with excellent decision-making and leadership capabilities.
You are good at contract negotiation.
You are dynamic and flexible so that you fit well into the UID environment.
A proactive attitude and being able to work well together thanks to your excellent communication skills.
You are not afraid to share your opinion, it is also important that you can substantiate this with the right arguments.
You are able to plan and organize events and activities, or assist with the same when needed.
You are responsible and you have the ability to set and meet deadlines.
You know how to keep and prepare reports.
All successful applicants will be required to commit at least 6 hours per week to volunteer. Minimum period of volunteering for this position is 6 months. Start date for this position is immediate or by May 2019 at the latest. Please, apply via our webpage our Volunteer The Hague/Den Haag Doet.
Number of hours per week
Activity supervision, Administration and/or reception, Management and organization, Communication, Computer and internet
Minimal level of educationHigh school
Required skillsThinking, Creative, Organising, Collaborating
Maximum group size0 personen
Stichting Unity In Diversity
Street and housenumber
Anna van Hannoverstraat 4
Zipcode and city
2595 BJ The Hague
To help refugees build a new life in the Netherlands and other safe parts of the world.
Helping refugees through organizing events in the communities.
Unity Within diversity Uche
0687524115 / 0687524115