Kamp Orešnjak - Love Serbia Youth Summer Camp Two

2 Aug 2024 -
11 Aug 2024
GBP 265.00

Journey Type

Outreach

Group Size

1-6

Apply By

19 Jun

Country

Serbia

Journey Overview

Local churches in Serbia have been running summer youth camps since 2001. This is the first year OM will assist them. They need volunteers to run sports, games and activities for the youth. The purpose of this mission is to assist the local churches to run two summer holiday youth camps

  • ** Dates: There are 2 camps. The first camp is July 29 - Aug 4, for ages 10 to 14 years old. The second camp is Aug 5 - 11, for 15 - 25 year olds (young adults). You are welcome to come for one camp or both camps. One week is 250€, two weeks stay is 400€
  • ** Language: It is a must that you understand and speak English. If you doubt your capability to communicate in English or are unsure, please ask your home office for more information.
  • ** Camp: the first week are younger teenagers (10-14 years old). The second camp is 15 - 25 years old so different planning and games will be needed. Price excludes flights, visa, insurance & any possible vaccinations and is subject to change according to the exchange rate.

Applicants must be 18 or over. This outreach is tailored towards participants aged 18-50.

If you live in the UK, you can use this link to apply now https://fs7.formsite.com/OperationMobilisation/STM_APL/form_login.html

As part of our Safeguarding policy, you may require a valid enhanced DBS certificate, which may cost an additional £15.

What To Expect

We need volunteers who are confident to run sports, games and crafts for youth. You need to have previous experience and are confident to run activities with little assistance (except language help). OM volunteers will be in charge of games, sports and craft activities.

We will also help the leaders with practical jobs (eg. preparing food, washing dishes, and basic cleaning duties). There will also be opportunity to socialise with the youth. They mostly speak Serbian, but most of them will be learning English at school and could be excited at the chance to practise English.

Participant Profile

Age Range: 18-50

Has previous experience and is confident to lead sport and games to teenagers and young adults. Should be flexible, have the ability to work in teams. Should have a heart for youth and young adults. Is willing to help with practical tasks (cooking and cleaning as able).

This journey is available to applicants from:
Netherlands
Suriname
Austria
Liechtenstein
Switzerland
Canada
Falkland Islands
Gibraltar
Guernsey
Isle of Man
Jersey
South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands
United Kingdom
British Virgin Islands
Belgium
Ireland
Germany
Your country is not on the list? Please talk with us and we will try to work something out for you.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will there be accommodation provided?

You have the option to camp in tents at the youth camp, or stay in a small apartment in Šid. Accommodation fees are included in the fees that are paid to the team coordinator. She will settle the bill with the place you stay. Do not expect to have a single room.

Will there be food provided?

Lunch will be provided for everyday at the camp. Other meals are not provided, self-catering is around 6-8€ a day, which is extra to the weekly fee paid.

Do I need to make my own travel arrangements?

Please arrive to Belgrade airport (BEG) or Novi Sad Bus Station. Belgrade bus station is not an option.

What should my health condition be like?

Let us know if you have any dietary requirements

Do I need a visa?

Anyone with a European passport, not needing a visa for EU countries, or in possession of a Schengen visa can enter Serbia. Otherwise, we are not able to provide an invitation letter for visas. Please check with your home office for more information.

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