Inwards - One Year as a Volunteer in Germany

Information about the "Inwards"-Volunteer Program

Berlin Mission invites young people from our partner churches to work as volunteers in parishes or other institutions of the Evangelical Church in Berlin-Brandenburg and Silesian Upper Lusatia.

Duration: Either for 12 month, starting 1st of April, or 10 month, starting 1st of September.

Possible tasks:

  • supporting the open church team
  • supporting in services, youth groups and special season events
  • helping out with the children’s singing club and parents’ café
  • assistance in kindergarden groups or protestant schools
  • starting your own group, based on your talents and experience

Our expectations:

  • aged between 18 and 28 years
  • successful school graduation
  • experience as a (volunteer) church worker or a member of the youth league
  • fluently English speaking and having an idea of the German (or related) language
  • openness for a different environment and flexibility concerning the different tasks
  • ability to work independently

Our offers:

  • weekly working schedule of 38 hours
  • monthly pocket money and a monthly ticket for public transport will be provided
  • seminar participation, together with other international volunteers
  • a language class in Berlin
  • private room with a host family of the parish or equivalent situation
  • independent mentor for the volunteer in case of uncertainties or crisis

Please do not hesitate to contact us for further details:
Volunteer Service of Berlin Mission,

Your contact person

Lusine Zeytunyan

Tel +49 30 24344-319