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Evangelische Schulstiftung in der EKBO

Trainers for mediation project at the Evangelisches Gymnasium Cottbus

Bezirk Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg, 10249 Berlin, Berlin
Requirement: Advanced German skills

About the Non-Profit Organisation

Evangelische Schulstiftung in der EKBO

The Evangelische Schulstiftung in the EKBO is the largest independent school institution in the Berlin-Brandenburg region. 32 schools at 24 locations give around 10,000 pupils the opportunity to educate and develop their own personalities - regardless of their ethnic, social or religious background. We are open to all!

More about the organisation

About the volunteering opportunity

Trainers for mediation project at the Evangelisches Gymnasium Cottbus

Are you already working as a mediator and do you enjoy passing on this knowledge to young people?

We are looking for you for the mediation training at the Evangelische Schule Cottbus, a model project that was developed with the Viadrina in Frankfurt (Oder).

This way you can help

Your Tasks

You will train pupils in the 7th-11th grades in groups of maximum 14 people according to a developed concept in dealing with conflicts and conflict mediation with means and methods of mediation.

The project comprises a total of 6 fixed days per school year in the following distribution:

7th grade: one day

9th grade: two consecutive days

10th grade: one day

11th grade: two consecutive days

Whats needed

  • Completed qualification as mediator, ideally with practical experience
  • Mediators in training are welcome as co-trainers

You will fit into our team if

...you can imagine working with children and young people,

...you are willing to participate in pupils as a learning group and a learning environment based on Christian values (your own worldview is not important)

...are willing to travel to Cottbus on 6 fixed days a year (also easily accessible by train from Berlin)

German Skills

Please note: For this volunteering opportunity, you need German skills on the level „Advanced German skills“.

Other Things You Should Know

Important notice

The commitment takes place at the Evangelisches Gymnasium Cottbus, Elisabeth-Wolf-Straße 31A, 03042 Cottbus.

Financial expenses, such as travel expenses, will be reimbursed.

The curriculum and teaching materials for preparation will be provided.

Supervision and exchange with the team is as much a part of your commitment as close contact with the school.

Duration

Your support is needed on a long-term basis.

Insurance

Am I covered by accident and/or casualty insurance during the project?

Yes, both

When you can help

Possible times:

  • On weekdays
  • By day

Registration

For this project, we ask you to arrange an individual meeting.