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.
Tailor and trainer of tailors
|Project / Department||Safe Passage Bags Workshop|
|Hours Per Week||30 (Part -Time), Open -ended contract|
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 two main tasks of the position of tailor & trainer are equally important: to sew the different kinds of bags, and to train others to be able to sew these items. The people that need to be trained have different levels of experience; some starting from zero, others being experienced tailors. As the trainer, you will work together with the coordination team to ensure the proper training of each tailor.
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