Camp Counsellor

Job description

Come join our camps family! Spend your holiday season traveling around Germany, seeing all the different areas it has to offer. Fill your days with teaching, swimming, climbing, campfires, sailing, dancing, laughing, film-making, playing games, and more. Help groups of international children learn to enjoy speaking English and make memories to last them (and you) a lifetime!


The job

  • Seasonal freelance work (during school holidays)
  • Camps throughout Germany
  • Day camps in Berlin
  • Teaching English
  • Running workshops/sports/activities
  • Looking after children between 6 – 15 years old

What we offer

  • Attractive compensation
  • Comprehensive training
  • Collaborative work environment
  • Ongoing employment opportunities
  • Free room and board while in camp
  • Free transportation to and from camp

Job requirements

What we require

  • Native/Native-level fluency in English (C2)
  • Teaching experience and/or experience working with children
  • Availability to attend training
  • A valid work permit for freelance work in Germany, if applicable **
  • 18 years of age or older


For any questions, please contact camps@oskar-lernt-englisch.de.


** We will be unable to interview those who do not already have a valid working permit. If you are waiting to have your appointment for your permit, please let us know when it is scheduled for. 


Camps have been modified to be COVID-safe, and all specific COVID-rules and regulations will be covered during training with support through a new handbook.