Vacancy Lifecoach

Target group

No specific target group

Vacancy number



Paviljoensgracht 33, 2514 AM Den Haag


City center

Places available


Minimum age

30 year

Organization features

  • Volunteer policy
  • Expense allowance
  • Travel allowance
  • Volunteer insurance
  • Suitable for speakers of other languages
  • Offers guidance to volunteers
  • Enables volunteers to participate in training programs

Stichting Rumi is looking for

lifecoach to refugees

Volunteer workTemporarily

Function description

Rumi Foundation is a non-profit organisation based in The Hague. Rumi is dedicated to facilitating participation, independence, emancipation, welfare, care and education of migrants in general and refugees in particular.
Rumi Foundation has a project called ‘Refugee On Board’ which provides intensive support through coaching, training and counselling.

Rumi Foundation hopes Life Coaching will improve refugees’ chances of finding solutions for ‘regular’ life problems. For instance: where to go for help in case of relationship problems.
Rumi Foundation offers development programs for people to integrate within society at an easy and quick pace. The programs are in the form of professional life coaching and mentorship in areas like internships, relationships, work, finances and family life.

Duties include:
- intake interviews with refugees and establishing future personal goals
- coaching, supporting and advising refugees on how to cope with a variety of day to day problems
- contacting authorities/organisations if and when required
- reporting.

You will receive personal supervision during your time with us and a training on how to become an effective lifecoach.

Skills required:
- excellent communicative skills in Dutch, both orally and in writing
- preferably knowledge of Arabic and/or Farsi
- affinity and empathy with the refugee community
- some knowledge of refugee matters
- commitment, ability to work under pressure, teamplayer, proactivity
- motivator and go-getter
- you live in or in the vicinity of The Hague
- availability 6 to 8 hours a week

Would you like to support our project for a couple of hours a week as lifecoach? Then please contact Mrs. S. Sassani, tel. (06)39839006 or via e-mail:

Number of hours per week

6 hours


Consultancy and support, Individual care / Social assistance

Minimal level of education

Academic, College

Required skills

Practical, Analyse, Thinking, Communicating and coaching

What do you get in return

Being part of a new and growing organisation with lots of chances for dedicated volunteers. With only a few hours a week you can contribute to improving the lives of refugees in The Hague.

Organization details

Name organization

Stichting Rumi

Street and housenumber

Paviljoensgracht 33

Zipcode and city

2512 BL Den Haag


Social organization


Rumi Foundation is a non-profit organisation, founded in january 2017 and based in The Hague. Our goal is to increase participation/emancipation within Dutch society of migrants in general and refugees from the Middle East in particular.

Core activity

Our foundation seeks to reach its goal through:
a. developing and implementing various socio-cultural projects
b. coaching and counselling

Contact details


Sheyda Sassani



Meer informatie op

Acquisition in response to this advertisement is forbidden.