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KITA Kohlgartenstraße

KITA Kohlgartenstraße

Leipzig, Germany

1 , Closed

Project description

Our international kindergarten is located in the eastern part of Leipzig. Almost 50% of the children have a migrant background and they come from 20 different countries. That is why we focus on the intercultural education during our work. As much as it is possible by the daily routines, our kindergarten operates as an open and barrier-free house where children can move freely. The volunteer will be working together with the educationalists, supporting their daily work with children. Other volunteer's tasks will be to organise intercultural meetings, encourage children to learn about new cultures and languages, play integrational games.


Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

Normally all the volunteers are living in shared flats, have their own room - but share kitchen and bathroom with 3 others volunteers. Food money will be paid out to you as well as money to buy the local transportation monthly ticket or you just buy a bike. Leipzig is a very nice city to ride a bike. If you wish we can as well try to organise a host family.


Training during the project

We will help you to find a German language course which fits your needs and level.


Volunteer profile

Do you love working with children? Are you creative and open-minded? Do you have any interesting hobbies that you can share with others? (Music, sports, art ... everything is welcome) Are you a responsible person? Do you have a lot of new ideas for fun&educative activities? Are you willing to learn German? If yes, then you are a perfect candidate for this position! Don't hesitate to apply, we are waiting for you!


How to apply

If you are interested in this project, please send us your CV, motivation letter focusing on why did you choose this project and our application form ( filled out in German or in English via E-Mail to:


Additional information

Our application form is available at our website:


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This opportunity is offered in the frame of an Erasmus+ volunteering project and will be confirmed as soon as funding is approved.
For further information on the status of the project, please get in touch with the organisation.

Project dates

A total of 52 week(s) during the period 01/06/2018 to 31/05/2019

Project location


Looking for volunteers from


Project topics

Creativity and culture

Pedagogy and didactics

Intercultural/intergenerational education and (lifelong)learning

Application deadline

Application deadline: 31/01/2018


Name: Iryna Svistunova

Hosting organisation

FAIRbund e.V. Kindergarten Kohlgartenstrasse

Leipzig, Germany

Coordinating organisation

FAIRbund e.V.

Leipzig, Germany