[CLOSED] Call for Participants: Training for Camp Leaders 2019

Training Duration: 18th21st of April 2019
Training Location: Pekalongan, Central Java
Application Deadline: 10th of April 2019

Background of Training Camp Leaders 2019

Gerakan Kerelawanan Internasional (GREAT) mission is to provide opportunity for youth by empowering them to develop their unique skills and become agents of change for world peace. Each year, GREAT organizes work camps to create international friendship among participants and to involve local communities. Moreover, there is at least one camp leader to manage and lead work camps, from pre, during and post activities.

A work camp is a place where every GREAT Camp Leader can learn, share and realize their potentials among participants. Also, this is an event where they can contribute to local communities and local partners’ program. While doing so, they will get the chance to improve skills set, from soft skills (personal, interpersonal, social skills) to hard skills (language, writing, project cycle management, audio visuals, etc) at the same time.

Therefore, this year, GREAT will conduct the 4th training for GREAT Camp Leader to be able to contribute more in a work camp; also, to improve their own skills through summer work camps 2019 and more work camps beyond.

Aims

The participants to be ready, also be prepared to act as GREAT Camp Leaders for upcoming GREAT work camps.

Objectives

1. To cultivate non-formal learning methods.
2. To comprehend how a work camp is organized.
3. To assist participants developing their own skills set in benefit for the work camp organization.
4. To encourage participant digging more of their potentials.
5. To accommodate existing camp leaders to refresh and improve their skills as well as sharing it with new ones.

Expected Outcome

1. Participants experience the non-formal learning methods.
2. Participants comprehend how a work camp is organized from pre, during and post activities.
3. Participants are able to develop their own skills set as camp leaders.
4. Participants gain confidence and are prepared and ready to lead work camps.
5. Participants are able to refresh and improve their skills as well as sharing it with new ones.

Venue and Time

Days/Time: Thursday – Sunday, 18th – 21st of April 2019
Venue:
GREAT Volunteers House
Address: Kraton Lor, Pekalongan

Applicant’s Profile

1. GREAT member.
2. Preferably has participated in at least one work camp and/or Basic Training of GREAT.
3. Confident and good in English.
4. Highly motivated and initiative-taking when they work in a team and/or as individual.
5. Open minded, respect others and care about environment.
6. Having an interest or basic skill in writing/photography/movie making.
7. Willing to be camp leader for Summer Camp 2019, Bilateral Camp 2019 and Spring Camp 2020.
8. Committed to fully attend the duration of the training (GREAT will support you with permission letter for college/work).
9. Committed to lead work camps full time where they will be deployed.

Check out our work camp timetable and vacant CL position below:
(X = not available for CL application | CL: number of CLs needed in the camp)
No 
Code 
Project Name
Location
Theme 
Date
 Vacant CL Position
1  GREAT-STV1902  Peace Camp: Women Rights Issues Semarang, Central Java EDU 19 Jun – 02 Jul  X
2  GREAT-STV1903 Mangrove for Java Pekalongan, Central Java ENVI, EDU, SOCI 20 Jun – 03 Jul  X
3  GREAT-STV1904 Batuloceng Agriculture 1 Bandung, West Java AGRI, EDU, SOCI  16 – 29 Jul  1 CL
4  GREAT-STV1906 Pekalongan Happy Children 2 Pekalongan, Central Java KIDS, EDU, SOCI  17 – 30 Jul  1 CL
5  GREAT-STV1907 Art & Culture Camp Tulungagung, East Java ART, CULT, SOCI  29 Jul – 11 Aug  X
6  GREAT-STV1908 Batuloceng Agriculture 2 Bandung, West Java AGRI, EDU, SOCI  9 – 22 Aug  X
7  GREAT-STV1909 Heritage Soci Camp – Sangiran Solo, Central Java HERI, EDU, SOCI  11 – 23 Aug  X
8  GREAT-STV1910 Musuk Inclusive Camp Solo, Central Java DISA, EDU, SOCI  19 – 31 Aug  X
9  GREAT-STV1911 Citarum River Conservation Bandung, West Java ENVI, EDU, SOCI  30 Aug – 12 Sep 1 CL
10  GREAT-STV1912 Blora Literacy Blora, Central Java KIDS, EDU, SOCI 30 Aug – 12 Sep 2 CL
11  GREAT-STV1913 Heritage Soci Camp – Sampokong Semarang, Central Java HERI, EDU, SOCI 25 Jul – 06 Aug 2 CL
12  GREAT-BWC SCC 2 Mangrove NICE Pekalongan, Central Java ENVI, EDU, SOCI 26 Apr – 04 May 1 CL
13  GREAT-BWC SCC 3 Mangrove NICE Pekalongan, Central Java ENVI, EDU, SOCI 31 May – 13 Jun 1 CL
14  GREAT-BWC SCC 5 Mangrove NICE Pekalongan, Central Java ENVI, EDU, SOCI 12 – 25 Jul 1 CL
15  GREAT-BWC SCC 6 Mangrove NICE Pekalongan, Central Java ENVI, EDU, SOCI 02 – 15 Aug 1 CL
16  GREAT-BWC SCC 7 Mangrove NICE Pekalongan, Central Java ENVI, EDU, SOCI 23 Aug – 5 Sep 1 CL
17 GREAT-BWC SCC 8 Mangrove NICE Pekalongan, Central Java ENVI, EDU, SOCI 13 – 26 Sep 1 CL
Application procedure and deadline

⇒  Choose the work camp/camps that you are interested in leading (think of your time availability, topic of interest, location)
⇒  Fill out online application form here.
⇒  Deadline of application: Wednesday, 10th of April 2019 at 23.59 WIB/GMT+7
⇒  GREAT will only contact shortlisted candidates for further interview.

Training Conditions

⇒  This training is free of participation fee.
⇒  GREAT will cover basic accommodation, meal, snack and training materials during training sessions.
⇒ 
Participants will bear their own transport.
⇒ 
Detail of the training is sent only to selected participants.

Contact Person: Ms. Metta[email protected]
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