Be part of an international team of volunteers

We are looking for volunteers for Christian ENCOUNTERS from July 3rd to 5th, 2020 in Graz, that have different potentials, such as foreign language skills and organizational skills. The steward program begins on July 1st, 2020 on site.

Registration: this is how it works

You can register until March 24th, 2020.

Please indicate your preferred work area when you register. AFter that we will contact you and tell you everything you need to know. Each work area has a supervisor who will direct your work. You will find out who your supervisor is before you arrive.

Please note: You have to organize your journey to Graz yourself. It is best to get support from your congregation or sending institution!

If you have any questions, please contact Anne-Sofie Neumann:

Fields of responsibilities

  • Toddlers (2-6 years)
    Crafts, playing games (indoors and outdoors when the weather is nice), snacking together, preparing children's services, ...
  • Children (6-13 years)
    Supervising stations, handicraft, playing games, dancing, snacking, preparing children's services, ...
  • Youth (13-20 years)
    Help in the youth café, prepare workshops and Bible studies, make music or help musicians, ...
  • Jugendkirche
    Supervising games, making music or helping musicians, supervising the bar, setting up and dismantling program items (games, bar, music equipment, ...)


  • … are open minded and like to meet new people from all over the world
  • ... have experience working with children and young people
  • ... speak German and English or a language of the participating countries
  • ... are at least 15 years old

We offer...

  • experiences in child and youth work on an international level
  • ...meeting people from nine different countries
  • participation at Christian Encounters program
  • ...accommodation and meals
  • travel with the Graz public transport
  • ...a certificate of attendance
  • ... a T-shirt
  • ...pocket money