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Austria, Zell am See - June 24th to July 29th, 2018


Programme Staff - Deutsch Lehrer- German Teacher/Activity Counsellor


Based on skills, languages and experience.
Full room and board, liability insurance.
June 24th to July 29th 2018 (inclusive)
21
EU and Swiss passport holders only apply.

The German Language Teacher teaches beginners to advanced level German for several periods during designated times in the day. A variety of backgrounds are represented and children vary in age and ability in the classroom. The Teacher is required to submit long-range plans, plan daily lessons and monitor students' progress using effective techniques. Other duties involve assisting in creative, outdoor and sporting activities such as trekking, mountain biking, rock climbing, orienteering, arts and crafts, drama, dance, sailing, swimming, football and basketball. Additional responsibilities include supervising during meal times and excursions, participating in evening programmes and wake-up/lights-out duties.

Applicant must be a native speaker of German, and have teaching experience of a minimum of one year.

Reference #27

Activity Counsellor/Water Sports Specialist (sailing, swimming, windsurfing and kayaking)


Based on skills, languages and experience.
Full room and board, liability insurance.
June 24 to July 29 (inclusive)
21
Canadian, New Zealand, Australian, American, Swiss and EU passport holders only apply. MALE ONLY

The Water Sports Specialist leads activities such as sailing, swimming, windsurfing and kayaking to campers of beginners to advanced level abilities. Other duties involve assisting in creative, outdoor and sporting activities such as trekking, mountain biking, orienteering, arts and crafts, drama, dance, soccer and tennis. Additional responsibilities include supervising during meal times and excursions, participating in evening programmes and wake-up/lights-out duties.

Applicant MUST have qualifications and/or have experience teaching sailing, swimming, windsurfing and kayaking.

Reference #29

Film Camp Counsellor


Based on skills, languages and experience.
Full room and board, accident/liability insurance.
June 24 to July 29 (inclusive)
21
Canadian, New Zealand, Australian, American, Swiss and EU passport holders only apply.

The Film Camp Counsellor (under the supervision of the Film Camp Coordinator) organises and supervises up to 10 campers involved in the film-making programme at our international, residential camp in Zell am See, Austria. Applicant must be trained and experienced in digital video filming, editing and production and have experience in working with children in an residential and/or international environment. Duties and responsibilities include designing a fun, educational programme for 10 to 17 year olds, leading the film-making programme for 3 hours daily, reviewing programme resources to implement new ideas and develop the film programme and discussing programme requirements and budgets with the camp director. Other duties include leading a wide range of sporting, creative and outdoor activities such as trekking, swimming, orienteering, arts and crafts, drama, dance, horse riding, tennis, football and basketball. Additional responsibilities include supervising during meal times and excursions, participating in evening programmes and wake-up/lights-out duties.

Good communication skills in English is required and knowledge of a second language is an asset.

Reference #30

Programme Staff - TEFL Teacher/Activity Counsellor


Based on skills, languages and experience.
Full room and board, and liability insurance.
June 24 to July 29 (inclusive)
21
EU, Canadian, USA, NZ passport holders only apply.

The TEFL Teacher teaches beginners to advanced level English for several periods during designated times in the day. A variety of backgrounds are represented and children vary in age and ability in the classroom. Teacher is required to submit long-range plans, plan daily lessons and monitor students' progress using effective techniques. Other duties involve assisting in creative, outdoor and sporting activities such as trekking, mountain biking, rock climbing, orienteering, arts and crafts, drama, dance, sailing, swimming, football and basketball. Additional responsibilities include supervising during meal times and excursions, participating in evening programmes and wake-up/lights-out duties.

Applicant must hold a relevant teaching qualification to teach English as a foreign language and have proven teaching experience of a minimum of one year.

Reference #31

Programme Staff - Activity Counsellor/Hiking/Mountain Biking/Climbing Specialist


Based on skills, languages and experience.
Full room and board, /liability insurance.
June 26 to July 31 (inclusive)
21
Swiss and EU passport holders only apply.

The Mountain Biking Specialist leads mountain biking sessions on low to medium grade trails. Campers are trained in the use of gears and brakes, introduced to the rules of riding before heading off-road, and shown the best way to navigate steep and rugged terrain. Rock Climbing Specialist leads climbing sessions and instructs techniques, introduces campers to equipment and demonstrates its proper use, and enables some to practice both climbing and belaying under supervision depending on the age of campers. Other duties include leading a wide range of sporting, creative and outdoor activities such as trekking, swimming, orienteering, arts and crafts, drama, dance, horse riding, tennis, football and basketball. Additional responsibilities include supervising during meal times and excursions, participating in evening programmes and wake-up/lights-out duties.

Applicant must have qualifications and/or extensive experience in teaching mountain biking and rock climbing and mountain leadership.

Reference #54

Photographer/Technical Support


Based on skills, languages and experience.
Full room and board, liability insurance.
June 24 to July 29 2018 (inclusive)
21
EU, Swiss,US, Canadian, New Zealand, Australian passport holders only apply.

The Photographer/Technical Support takes digital photos and records videos of all the aspects of Camp life on a daily basis and makes sure the network and internet connections are operational. The Photographer reports to and gets direct instructions from, the Village Camp Web & Network Support Team at the Head office in Nyon, Switzerland. The daily tasks also include grouping all the captured photos and videos labelled by activities, location and colour group or programme; sending all the material in it's original un-cropped, un-resized form for the publication in the Camp Journals; gathering all available photos and videos from Campers and Staff members and send them on a regular basis; gathering and sending all the daily Camp News and Editorials from the staff members and Camp Director. Additional responsibilities include supervising during meal times and excursions, participating in evening programmes and wake-up/lights-out duties.

Applicant must have experience in photography, video, PC and networking support skills.

Reference #144

Programme Staff - Activity Counsellor/Sports Specialist


Based on skills, languages and experience.
Full room and board, liability insurance.
June 24 to July 29
21
SWISS, EU, USA, AUS, NZ, CAN NATIONALS ONLY

The Activity Counsellor/ Sports Specialist leads multi sport sessions to campers of beginner to advanced level abilities. Other duties involve assisting in creative, outdoor and sporting activities such as trekking, swimming, mountain biking, orienteering, windsurfing, kayaking, arts and crafts, drama, dance, sailing and soccer. Additional responsibilities include supervising during meal times and excursions, participating in evening programmes and wake-up/lights-out duties.

Applicant must have extensive experience in sports coaching and working with young people aged 10-17 years.

Reference #148