Location: Bremen, Germany

Project name: Volunteering at Waldorf School in Bremen, Germany

Hosting organization: Waldorfschule Touler Straße

Sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization

Purpose of the project: 

The Freie Waldorfschule Touler Straße is the oldest Waldorf School in Bremen and has around 400 students. In your ESC year, you will work in the after-school care center, which is attended by the children in grades 1 to 4 after class (age 6 to 10). The after-school care center has its own building with a large outdoor area. The focus here is on playing together, you might do as well homework supervision or have lunch with the kids, depending on your position in the team. Our after-school care team consists of 3 pedagogical specialists and 3 volunteers. It is also possible to contribute your skills and interests in a second work area, e.g. in support with social media activities or events. Each week, you will meet your mentor and discuss your learning outcomes, goals, ideas and possible problems.

Number of volunteers: 1 volunteer between 18-30 years old (Only Azerbaijani citizenship)

Project period – 05/09/2022 to 31/08/2023 (12 month)

Deadline: 5th June 2022

How to apply? – Please  get registration number, apply through the European Youth Portal  and fill in the Application Form (click the link)

How to get a registration number?If you don’t have account on European Youth Portal, please watch our instruction videos from this Link

All costs are covered by European Solidarity Corps

No participation fee! 

Language: English, German

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements: 

You will be accommodated in a flat or a house in Bremen with 3-4 other ESC volunteers. You will have your private bedroom and share the kitchen, bathroom and other spaces in the flat/house with other volunteers. As an ESC volunteer, you will receive health insurance, monthly pocket money for food and other expenses (246€ + 150€). Travel costs will be reimbursed depending on the travel distance (normally between 180-360€).

Application conditions and requirements for volunteering: 

You can apply if you are between 18-30 years old (on the day you start your ESC), can communicate in English (A2-B1) and German (A2), you are committed to improve your German skills during your time at the school, are interested in working with kids and doing hands-on work, love to be creative, to try out new things and have a lot of curiosity to explore Waldorf pedagogy, have patience and care about helping other people grow.

Sending organization information 

Name of the sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization 

OID number : E10200624

City and country of your sending organization: Sumgait, Azerbaijan

Person in charge (name and surname): Ramiz Aliyev

E-mail of the person in charge: evs@csyo-az.org