Holidays for Kids (Moers)
Description: For more than 30 years the SCI:Moers has been active in many areas to support the youth in Moers. SCI:Moers started working in the “Ganztagsbetreuung” (full-time supervision) of children in preschools. “Ganztagsbetreuung” creates a learning environment for preschoolers, to cover the time between the end of school and 4pm. This summer SCI:Moers will offer a program designed for children aged 6-10, who are not going on vacation during their summer holidays. Children from different areas are put into groups of up to 15 people to get engaged in various games, sports and free time activities. Trips, sightseeing tours, art projects and visits to the swimming pool and much more will be part of the whole program from Mondays to Fridays from 9 am to 4 pm.
Type of Work: Organising leisure activities for children and supporting the staff responsible for the groups.
Study Theme: Getting to know the youth, work in the city of Moers, examination of the school system in North Rhine-Westphalia.
Accommodation: In the premises of the SCI: Moers on cozy camp beds; please bring your sleeping bag. Shower, toilet, large kitchen and lounge are available. Lunch in the respective groups, self-catering in the kitchen of the SCI: Moers
Requirements: Motivation to work with, realizing own ideas for games activities (please bring games and songs from your country). The children speak primarily in German hardly in English. The communication between you will be mostly none verbally about geabout gesture and mimic in the first days. You will be surprised how well it goes.
Approximate Location: The City of Moers is located on the border of the Ruhrgebiet (Ruhr District) between Duisburg and Düsseldorf and is known for the tradition of mining. Sights of the city are the castle of Moers with a big park, the historical old town, an old watermill belonging to SCI:Moers and a petting zoo.
Notes: Motivation letter is required.