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INVEsT in You: promote international traineeship programs for
Armenian, Georgian, and Moldovan students in Slovakia.

Dear young people,

We are delighted to announce the launch of the “INVEsT in You” international internship programme, aimed at promoting and facilitating the professional education of Armenian, Georgian, and Moldovan students in Central Europe. This initiative seeks to enhance the cooperation between stakeholders in vocational education and training (VET) within the European Union and Eastern Partnership countries.

We warmly invite young people who are currently undertaking or have completed their VET education to participate.

This is a unique and exciting opportunity that will significantly contribute to your personal and professional growth.

If you are interested, please continue reading for further details.

Program Details:

Duration: 20 July – 08 October 2024 (79 days)
Location: Kráľovský Chlmec, Slovakia
Organizers: Dilijan Youth Cooperation Center NGO and Ignis Plus with the support of the European Commission
Participants: VET students from Tavush and Gegharkunik marzes

Practice Objectives: Participants are expected to acquire new knowledge and skills, including:

  • Improving skills: Gain practical experience and enhance practical skills in a real work environment.
  • Intercultural exchange: Experience different cultures and work environments, broadening both personal and professional perspectives.
  • Language proficiency: Improve foreign language skills through direct contact and practice.
  • Establishing connections: Build international relationships and networks that can be valuable for future career opportunities.
  • Adaptability: Learn to adapt to new environments and challenges, fostering personal growth and flexibility.
  • Competitive advantage: Increase employability through international experience, making students more attractive to future employers.

Expected Learning Outcomes:

  • Enhanced technical skills specific to their vocational field
  • Cross-cultural competence and effective work in different cultural settings
  • Improved language proficiency
  • Advanced problem-solving abilities through real-world challenges
  • Professional networking and industry contacts
  • Personal growth, confidence, and a broader perspective on career opportunities

Work Placement:

Students will be placed in various hosting companies based on their professions, which include:

  • Waiter
  • Cook
  • Landscaper/Gardener
  • Auxiliary Construction Worker
  • Architect (office work)
  • Flower Arrangement
  • Car Mechanic
  • Nurse
  • Masseuse in a wellness department
  • Physiotherapist
  • Caregiver/Nurse in a nursing home
  • Hairdresser
  • Administrative workforce (office work)

Workload and Allowance:

  • Work Hours: Maximum 8 hours per day, 5 days a week

Allowance: 7 EUR per day (breakfast and dinner provided by the hotel, lunch to be covered by students)


Students will stay at Ubytovanie Agát, featuring modern apartments with free Wi-Fi, and comfortable lodging in double, triple, and quadruple rooms, each equipped with its bathroom, LCD TV, and a kitchen with a dining area.

Additional Information:

  • Insurance: Full travel, health, and liability insurance coverage
  • Public Transport: Monthly pass covering the entire stay
  • Weather: Generally warm in summer, but prepare for milder conditions