Roma Assistant of Teacher

From 2002 until 2004 and additionally in 2007, AYR carried out a courageous project called Roma Assistant of Teacher. The project had national wide character and during its implementation, the project created 247 work opportunities exclusively targeting Roma. Roma assistant of teachers were assigned to work with Roma pupils in order to motivate them, to help them with curriculum and to provide assistance to the teachers in order to create a creative climate without intolerance in classroom. As a result of the successful implementation, the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport in Slovakia has recognized Roma assistant of teacher as an official job position.

Since August 2013, AYR has been performing social entrepreneurship. Social entrepreneurship cooperates with the government and employment providers and helps people with disabilities or those who are long term unemployed.