Work: teaching German. Special Orientation program (21.07.19) will be provided in Lviv, the teachers will be lodged at UCU Residential College. We encourage the volunteers to stay for a day after the camp (we take care of the lodging if it s up to one day) to say a proper good-bye to the students and do some more sightseeing in city. During the orientation program the teachers get to know each other, there s team-building and basic instruction in the methods of teaching. The Academic Program is centered on three daily classes, two before lunch and one after. Besides regular classes we also have evening tutoring and evening activities. So, this is not just teaching, but also creating a German-speaking environment and a community of people who enjoy studying and spending time together. Detailed schedule can be send upon request.
Accommodation/Food: during an orientation meeting volunteers will be accommodated in UCU Residential College. Food will be provided. Summer school will be organized in village Briuchovychi near Lviv. Since all of the program participants live in one building, the interaction between the teachers and students is quite intensive. Volunteers will be accommodated in rooms (2 persons per room). Three meals per day will be provided
Location: Lviv (orientation meeting) and Lviv region (summer school).Leisure time: Lviv region has a lot of places of interests that is why you will not feel lack of historical places to visit: castles, monasteries, churches. Lviv itself is a beautiful city of authentic architecture, which is non-formal capital of Western Ukraine. There will an opportunity to visit many museums and other interesting places in Lviv. During the orientation program in Lviv, the volunteer teachers will have a guided tour of the central part of Lviv and a visit to a museum. During the school, on the second Sunday of the program, the teachers will be taken on a tour to castles of Lviv region. Also volunteers will have opportunity to stay after the project few days more for proper city discovering.
Project partner: Ukrainian Catholic University (UCU), based in Lviv in one of the best humanitarian universities in Ukraine. The university was founded by Ukrainian Greek-catholic priests who back to Ukraine after collapse of Soviet Union and years of repressions and exiles. University gives secular education following best western standards with some religious elements. University authorities pay a big attention to international cooperation and intercultural learning. Project: the annual German Summer School is an intensive German course which provides opportunities for spiritual growth, challenging work and fun. Its primary objectives are to enable students to immerse themselves in a German speaking community to become fluent German speakers
Requirements: project for native German-speakers or people with fluent German. Special application form available upon request.What to bring: good mood and wish to share and learn You also can bring methodologies, exercises etc.