Erasmus+ 2016 Sweden Job shadowing


Erasmus+ Job Shadowing

Tourism and Social & health care

Final project report

From the 22nd to the 24th of November 2016 the team of the Associazione Art. Cult. “A Rocca” and Eprojectconsult in cooperation with 3 different organisations (Kunskapsförbundet Väst, Campus Varberg, and Campus Lidköping) hosted 5 participants all from Sweden in the frame of Erasmus+ program. The participants performed a job shadowing in the field of Tourism and Social & health care in different companies located in the area of Barcellona P.G.

The program of the job shadowing offered to the participants an insight into their particular work area and also the opportunity to gain experience from another system.

During their stay, the participants visited a couple of organisations

Cultural Programme

In the free time they had chance to visit some beautiful places in Sicily, and know Italian cuisine thanks to the local restaurants.

Internship

Social & Health Care:

  • SPRAR (Protection System for Refugees and Asylum Seekers) center, in order to see how education system works inside this refugee center where classrooms cannot be homogeneous.
  • Casa di riposo Oasi S. Paolo (Elderly house)
  • In Cammino Società Cooperativa Sociale Onlus where the participants had an useful experience due to the big size and the diversity of the patients, since they are used to work with small group.Throughout this job shadowing the participants improved skills in Social & health care area.

Tourism:

Job shadowing program in tourism sector was about some cultural visits and detailed introduction in policy of local touristic oriented enterprises

  • Parco Augusto SPA
  • Siciliaway

Aims of job shadowing activities for adult staff specialized in Tourism and Social & health care:

  • To offer the participants an useful experience in a foreign country;
  • To improve the skills and competencies of the participants in the field of Tourism and Social & health care ;
  • To promote and reinforce the contribution of program in the process of innovation, to improve competitiveness and entrepreneurship, and also provide new employment possibilities;
  • To offer to the participants a cultural knowledge about Italy;
  • To promote the European values about mobility, cultural exchange and cooperation between different countries.

At the end of the project, participants received “A Rocca” placement certificate.

Also the group of the participants had a chance to visit beautiful places in the island such as Milazzo and Park Museum JalariThey also became familiar with Sicilian cuisine thanks to local restaurants. For sure this job shadowing program was enriching not only in professional field, but also in the cultural way!

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