Programme Teamer

Are you interested in working with teenagers within an international environment in Germany?

Do you have knowledge of or are interested in foreign languages, sports, cultural activities and workshop programmes for young people?

Then the Youth Travel Academy can offer you an exciting range of locations and Programme Teamer placements which can last from 2 weeks up to three months!


We are looking for energetic, outgoing young adults who would like to benefit from an international and fun filled work experience.


As a Programme Teamer your tasks would consist of supervision, preparation and implementation of activities as well as accompanying young people on excursions. You are responsible for the wellbeing and programme participation of all our customers in the camps.


To create events, to make international friends and to gain work experiences in areas such as time management, international relations, team work, customer care and programme design. These will be focal points of your placement through the Youth Travel Academy.


Long term placements are available from April to June and August to October 2020 in the Bavarian Alps, the Bavarian Forest and the southern region of the Eifel.


Two to six week seasonal jobs are available in April, July to August and in October in camps near Berlin, near Munich, in the Bavarian Alps and in the Eifel.


You will find more details below!


You must:

  • be a team player
  • be a receptive to our approach of language workshops, active participation and supervision/safeguarding of students
  • be able to organise needs based activity programmes including sports, workshops, arts and crafts and excursions
  • be open minded, flexible, reliable and motivating
  • be able to work closely and constructively with the local management teams
  • be customer focused at all times 

Your Qualifications:

  • You are available to work for a minimum of two weeks for the seasonal jobs or three months for long term jobs.
  • Specific dates for 2021 are:
  • 28th of March to the 10th of April (Language Camp)
  • and/or the: 4th of July to the 28th of August (Language Camp/Girls Camp)
  • You are a minimum 18 years’ old at the start of employment
  • You have very good English skills, since our training events are held mostly in English. If you want to work in the Girls Camp (Summer only) you need to be female and ideally can speak some German
  • if you want to work in one of the English Camps you need to be a near native level English speaker or must have a TEFL qualification
  •  You will need to provide evidence of a clear criminal record
  • You should have an up to date First Aid Certificate (8 hours training) 
  • You have completed the application form and have gone through our formalised recruitment process
  • You have completed our safe guarding online course
  • Participation in one of the cost free YTA Teamer Training events (online) in the period from 7th of June to 28th of June 2021

Salary and Perks:

  • Pay: from 180,00 Euros per week
  • Single or twin accommodation plus full-board catering
  • You will have regular times off per week
  • You will receive a flat rate travel allowance to and from the camp

YTA Training events are held online in the period 
from 7th of June to 28th of June 2021


Time frame and specifications for the Programme teamers (seasonal):

28.03. - 10.04.2021 Stiftsberg (Eifel) - English Language Camp
 tba YoYo Camp - Berlin - English Language Camp
04.07. - 28.08.2021 Stiftsberg (Eifel) - English Language Camp
04.07. - 21.08.2021 Stiftsberg (Eifel) - Girls Camp


For all Language Camps you will need to be at least a near native level speaker of English.
For the Girls Camp you need to be female and ideally have at least some German language skills.

Time frame and specifications for the Programme teamers (long term):

All Programme Teamers (Long Term) need a good level of English and ideally some German language skills and need to be interested in outdoor sports.

Not enough for you? Go to Programme Manager

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