Applications for teaching positions at MSYP 2020 are now closed.

If you are interested in applying to teach at MSYP in the future, please feel free to contact us with any questions you might have.

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.

In previous years, MSYP has featured workshops and courses on a diverse range of subjects including: Art History, Media Studies, International Relations, EU Policy, Ethnographic Techniques, Study Skills, Social and Political Activism, Event Management, Business Development, Creative Writing, Multimedia Storytelling, Economics, Human Rights, Theatre, Sustainable Development and Social Project Design. This year, we are particularly interested in hearing from applicants who are interested in teaching courses in the following subject areas: psychology, philosophy, the arts, civic engagement and activism, 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

“Even though it was my first time teaching, I was supported by excellent staff and teachers at MSYP… I learned a lot from my students and gained a new and fresh perspective on both global and local issues.”

Teacher, MSYP 2018

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.”

Job Description

Please read the job description before applying to teach. It is important that you understand the role.

Online Application Form

To apply to teach at MSYP please read the job description first and then fill in the online application form.

Mostar Summer Youth Program
Bajatova 2, Mostar, 88000

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