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Call for Camp Counselors

AFS - Interkulturelle Begegenungen e.V.

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AFS is an international, non-governmental, non for profit organization offering experience-based learning opportunities to young people to help them develop intercultural skills and a more global perspective on issues of global interest.

With our Global Prep Summer Sessions, we offer international summer camps for groups of high schoolers (age 14-17) from different countries at different sites in Germany. The groups will be accommodated in a youth hostel and guest houses and will experience a carefully planned program of workshops, excursions, day trips and fun activities. Working language at camps is English. In 2016, there are 5 different Sessions:

STEM Summer Sessions: Labs and Engineering for a sustainable future

STEM Summer Session Bielefeld and STEM Summer Session Braunschweig | both July 23 to August 7 | for international groups with participants coming from Asia, the Americas, and Germany

Green Summer Sessions: Nature, lifestyle, and sustainable development

Elbe Green Summer Session in Tangermünde | July 23 to August 7 | for an international group with participants coming from Asia, the Americas, and Germany

Danube Green Summer Session in Ulm | July 30 to August 13 | for young people from the Danube region (Southeastern and Central Eastern Europe including Germany)

Global Peers Camp: Teaming up for future leadership with a global perspective

Bavarian Forrest | July 30 to August 13 | for an international group with participants coming from Asia, the Americas, and Germany

For each of these camps, we seek:

                                                            Volunteer Camp Counselors

Camp Counselors will

  • live with the group on site and be available for issues concerning individual and group needs and well-being
  • accompany and guide the group in their overall program of workshops, excursions, day trips, and fun activities, including using public transport to get around with the group
  • run daily intercultural reflections according to a set curriculum.

Counselors will receive detailed training on the program, curriculum details, technical and administrational questions, and intercultural aspects of group needs on the weekend of June 24-26, 2016. Participation is obligatory, costs will be covered.

 

Expectations towards applicants:

  • At least 18 years old
  • Available for the full length of both the session and the training weekend
  • Proven experience of working with international youth groups, preferably in a camp leader position
  • Basic knowledge of intercultural concepts and models
  • Interest in the session’s topic
  • Able to listen and speak comfortably in English, fluency in German is a must
  • Stress-resilient, team-player, with a talent for logistics and travel
  • Knowledge of other languages (e.g. the participants’ mother tongue) is a plus

 

All applicants will be asked to present a certificate of good conduct (police clearance), expenses for obtaining it will be reimbursed.

Arrival date for camp counselors is two days before participants; departure can be a day after participants. During the session, full food and lodging is provided. Further, Camp Counselors will receive a compensation of 50 Euro per camp day including pre-arrival and post-departure days.

Applications via http://link.afs.de/gp-betreuer

For questions regarding the call please contact Annika.Wolfgram@afs.de or call +49-(0)40-399 222-31.

Einsatzort

  • Bielefeld Jöllenbeck (33739)
  • Braunschweig Braunschweig (38104)
  • Tangermünde (39590)
  • Ulm Mitte (89073)

Über das Unternehmen

AFS is an international, non-governmental, non for profit organization offering experience-based learning opportunities to young people to help them develop intercultural skills and a more global perspective on issues of global interest.

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