Applications are open for MSYP 2018 teaching staff positions until 12 noon (UTC) on Sunday 18 February
MSYP 2018 will run from Monday 25 June - Saturday 14 July 2018
MSYP is a unique and established free educational summer program for school students aged 14-18 from in and around Mostar. We are recruiting inspiring individuals interested in volunteering to teach with us this summer. You must be aged 20+, have experience working with young people and be comfortable working in English.
This year, we are particularly interested in hearing from applicants who are interested in teaching courses in the following subject areas: philosophy, creative and professional writing, the natural sciences, the arts, civic engagement, media and communications and anthropology.
What to Expect
- 3 weeks teaching bright and enthusiastic students
- Freedom to design and facilitate your own course
- Involvement in day-to-day operations of the program
- Work experience in a dynamic, international team of volunteers
WHAT OUR TEACHERS SAY
“This was a valuable experience working with people from different backgrounds. It was great working with youth in another social context. It has reinforced my ambition to work in post-conflict societies and focus on supporting youth to develop their potential.”
“All staff members were very helpful and ready to jump in as well as to share experience and ideas.”
“Working at MSYP was a phenomenal experience... I gained valuable experience, made lots of friends and became better acquainted with Mostar. Thank you for making this happen for all of us!”
“For our students, this was a fantastic and unique chance to learn a lot and have fun at the same time.”
"A personal highlight was getting to see our participants learn, interact, and have fun with one another - serving as a learning platform that connects youth in Mostar."