Tímea Sófalvi


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Current occupation

I am working for NGOs: doing skill development trainings and consultations, I am a freelancer. I do organization development, coaching type of services, entrepreneurial skill development courses and career trainings.

Work experience

I am a freelance trainer and coach now: I support NGO-s, social enterprises and youth initiatives. I coach them with the Beetree Expert Group - more information at https://en.beetreecsoport.com/
I do social and financial skill development training for kindergarten teachers, teachers and youth workers in the Aflatot and Aflateen program. I work in the adaptation of Aflatoun and Aflateen program too, they focuses on social and financial skill development for children and youngsters from age 3-18.
I do project management trainings, and organizational development courses.
I am mentor at Romaversitas Foundation, I work with young Roma students from disadvantaged background.
I ran job counselling programs and entrepreneurial skill development courses for immigrants at Jövőkerék Foundation, now I have been doing career development courses at OlIve program at CEU.
I do lots of trainings for unemployed people with fewer opportunities, and I ran social competence development groups and I was a counsellor of the Job Club of Csoport-téka Association in Budapest. I am writing applications, organizing international trainings. I have been working with volunteers and students of social field.
At the EU Youth Conference and DG meeting. I was one of the 17 facilitator of the conference in 2011, where there were almost 250 participants, and the topic was youth unemployment and the Structured dialogue.
I took part as a facilitator in the Intercultural Navigator project for British Council. Now we are adapting this leadership program to young Roma students of the Romaversitas Foundation.
I was a facilitator in Gdansk at a Partnership Building Activity for youth workers in EU and Eastern Europe & Caucasus region in May, 2008. link: http://www.salto-youth.net/East&WestIncl/
I facilitated a training in Slovakia for youth workers of Roma communities in June, 2008.
I held an international training in Budapest at the Ability Park for youth workers about new methods in equal opportunity field in March, 2008. I also participated in creating and supporting the mentor system at their rehabilitation system. I did job interviews and I am creating educational programs, holding trainings.

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Educational pathway

I am a social worker and a non-profit manager. I also learned dramapedagogical and drama therapical methods. I completed my MBA at CEU in 2016.
I participated in different trainings for trainers and also in non-formal drama courses:
*Tomar (Portugal), 2001,Drama methods in dealing with prejudices
*Utrecht (Holland), 2002 Drama methods of Augusto Boal organised by EngageInteract: Forum theater, Invisible theater, Image theater
*Tallin (Estonia), 2003 Documentary theater
Vilnius (Lithuania), 2007 THE POWER OF DIFFERENCE – ALLIANCE. DISABLED STUDENTS IN HIGHER EDUCATION: PRIVILEGE OR A RIGHT – conference. I did the Ability Park workshop. I participated in the Forum Theater, where the topic was the prejudices and agression.
*Czech, Slovakia, Poland 2007-2008 “V4 Future” Training for trainers – organised by the four national agencies. The steps are:
Oct. 2007. Litomysl: Active citizenship
Febr. 2008. Banska Štiavnica: Cultural diversity
Aug. 2008. Poland: Final training

I participated in Coach to coach training in Budapest, in 2009.
I also participated Paths to working life – training for youth workers who work with unemployed youth in Kuovola, Finnland in 2010.
I took part Go visual, go online TC in Luxembourg in
2018, where I learned about online visual tools.
I took part in a study visit Another Peace in Yerevan, Armenia in 2018. It was about minorities and peace building.

Fields of training expertise

  • (advanced) Animation
  • (beginner) Bullying & Harassment
  • (advanced) Campaigning & Awareness Raising
  • (expert) Change Management
  • (intermediate) Citizenship Education
  • (expert) Coaching & Mentoring
  • (expert) Communication Skills
  • (advanced) Conflict Management & Mediation
  • (advanced) Creativity & Art
  • (advanced) Crisis Management
  • (expert) Diversity & Anti-Racism
  • (advanced) Drama & Theatre
  • (intermediate) Education through Sports
  • (intermediate) Environment & Ecology
  • (expert) Entrepreneurship (Social)
  • (expert) Equal Opportunities
  • (advanced) Evaluation & Assessment
  • (advanced) Event Management
  • (expert) Financial Management
  • (advanced) Fundraising
  • (intermediate) Gender Awareness & Mainstreaming
  • (expert) Group Dynamics & Motivation
  • (expert) Health & Prevention
  • (intermediate) Human Rights
  • (expert) Intercultural Learning
  • (advanced) International Youth Work
  • (expert) Labour Rights & Employment
  • (advanced) Leadership Development
  • (beginner) Lobbying & Advocacy
  • (intermediate) New Information Technologies
  • (advanced) Open Space Technology
  • (expert) Organizational Management
  • (intermediate) Outdoor & Experiential Training
  • (intermediate) Peace Education
  • (expert) People Management & Cooperation
  • (expert) Personal Development & Empowerment
  • (expert) Project Management
  • (advanced) Public Relations & Marketing
  • (intermediate) Public Speaking
  • (advanced) Recognition of NFLearning
  • (expert) Social Inclusion & Exclusion
  • (advanced) Social Media
  • (advanced) Storytelling & Humour
  • (expert) Time Management
  • (expert) Training of Trainers
  • (advanced) Volunteer Programmes
  • (advanced) Youth Exchanges
  • (beginner) Youth Information Work
  • (advanced) Youth Participation & Initiatives
  • (intermediate) Youth Policy
  • (beginner) Youth Violence & Criminality
  • (expert) Youth Worker Training

Knowledge about institutions and programmes

  • (expert) Erasmus+ (KA1) Youth Exchanges
  • (expert) Erasmus+ (KA1) Training & Networking
  • (intermediate) Erasmus+ (KA2) Transnational Youth Initiatives
  • (advanced) Erasmus+ (KA2) Strategic Partnerships
  • (intermediate) Erasmus+ (KA2) Capacity Building (other countries in the World)
  • (beginner) Erasmus+ (KA3) Youth Policy Meetings
  • (advanced) European Solidarity Corps Volunteering
  • (intermediate) Erasmus+ (lifelong learning, non-youth)
  • (beginner) European Youth Foundation (CoE)
  • (beginner) Solidarity Fund for Youth Mobility (CoE)
  • (beginner) European Institutions
  • (beginner) Youth Partnership CoE-COM
  • (beginner) Private Foundations
  • (beginner) United Nations

Working with specific target groups

  • (expert) Children
  • (expert) Families
  • (intermediate) Gay, Lesbian, Bi & Transgender work
  • (expert) Intercultural Teams
  • (expert) Marginalized & Excluded Youth
  • (expert) Minorities
  • (advanced) Religious Youth Groups
  • (beginner) Women's Issues & Groups
  • (intermediate) Young People in/from Conflict Areas
  • (expert) Young People with a Mental Disability
  • (expert) Young People with a Physical Disability
  • (expert) Young People with a Sensory Disability

Experience with specific geographical regions

  • (beginner) Africa
  • (beginner) Asia
  • (advanced) Eastern Europe and Caucasus
  • (beginner) Euro-Mediterranean Co-operation
  • (expert) European Cooperation

Language Skills

  • (fluent) English

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This profile was last modified on 2022-01-31

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