Lesvos Solidarity (LeSol) is a grassroots organisation based on Lesvos Island, Greece. LeSol has been operating since 2012. LeSol’s community believes in an open society free of racism, fascism, and discrimination. LeSol is an assembly-run organisation and the participation of refugees in shaping knowledge and skills is vital for integration and social inclusion.
LeSol’s mission is to provide community-based solidarity spaces and its vision is to inspire society and to expand its solidarity model, which promotes equality, trust, and respect for each other and for the environment, creativity, empowerment, and active participation.
|Project / Department||Safe Passage Bags Workshop|
|Hours p/w||40 (full-time), 3 months (possible extension)|
The Safe Passage Bags workshop is a place where people of many backgrounds and nationalities work together to turn discarded items (dinghies, life jackets, tents, unusable clothes) into different kinds of bags and other products.
The main task of the position of tailor is to sew the different kinds of bags and other products made of upcycled material. He/she may also be asked to cooperate on creating designs and patterns for new bags.
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Please note: As we are looking to fill this position ASAP, we may hire before the application deadline and therefore urge interested candidates to apply as soon as possible.