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Work experience is essential for getting a job. The Young Workers Volunteer Program is aimed at young adults who want to clarify career goals and gain intercultural knowledge.

This 12-months program provides you with an easily accessible opportunity for effecting positive societal change through volunteering, while improving your skills and competences for personal, educational, and professional development. Non-formal and formal learning opportunities during the program will enable you to acquire essential competences for personal growth in order to become an Active Global Citizen, thereby improving your employment prospects and facilitating your transition into the labor market.

The project is looking for a young, highly motivated team member to play an active part in their organization and to contribute to the daily work routine of the project.

Project Description: Youth Hostel near Hannover and Bielefeld

Within the Young Workers Volunteer Program, AFS Germany offers the possibility to work in one of the biggest institutions of youth hostelling in Germany. The project is located in Petershagen in Nordrhein-Westfalen, Northwestern Germany. As a Young Worker you will work in a youth hostel that offers affordable and safe accommodation for individual travellers and travelling groups. A home away from home. The hostel organization is daughter company of the German Youth Hostel Association, a non-profit association, founded in 1909. The hostels are open to anyone looking for an alternative to hotels – families, backpackers, business travellers, travelling school and youth groups, etc.

This youth hostel in the Region Minden-Lübbecke lies in an ideal starting point to explore the region and offers the visitors a total of 116 beds in 32 single, double and multi-bed rooms. With its multi-purpose hall and 5 Lounges, it also offers ideal conditions for conferences and school trips.

  • Youth Hostel in Petershagen
  • The project is looking for young adults who want to clarify career goals in the field of tourism, hotel management and hostelling
  • The project is located in a picturesque town (25.168 inhabitants) in Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • The hostel’s facilities allow it to welcome both independent travellers and groups.
  • Working language is German
  • 12-months program participation

Detalles del Programa

  • Tipo de Programa
    • Internships
    • Language
    • Volunteering
  • Ubicación
    • Petershagen, Nordrein-Westfalen
  • Programa individual o para grupos
  • Aspectos destacados del programa
    • You will receive a monthly pocket money of 360 € for board, lodging and personal expenses
    • Complementary health, liability, and accident insurance
    • 12 months in Germany
    • 24 vacation days
    • 25 training days and additional online training
    • 100 teaching units German and additional online training
    • Certificate of intercultural training
    • Certificate of employment and qualified reference from project
    • Networking activities with international program participants and German AFSers
    • Administrative and personal support for participants before and during the program
    • Young Workers do not need any specific training to participate in the program

Lo que está incluido en la cuota de participación

  • Hospedaje
  • Servicio de Atención de Emergencias 24/7
  • Comidas
  • Asistencia en el proceso de solicitud
  • Certificado de Competencias Globales
  • Apoyo Continuo
  • Orientaciones durante el intercambio
  • Access to Alumni Network
  • Presencia Mundial
  • 70 Años de experiencia
  • Persona Contacto
  • Airport Pick-up
  • Asistencia en la solicitud de visas
  • Seguro médico internacional
  • Community Service Placement
  • Internship Placement
  • Clases de Idioma

Costos NO incluidos en la cuota de participación

  • Transporte internacional ida y vuelta
  • Domestic Transport
  • Costos de Visa y Pasaporte
  • Examen médico que debe realizarse antes de viajar
  • Cultural Tours