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German-speaking Practical Worker in Germany

WEC Germany's headquarters would welcome a full-time voluntary worker to serve in the kitchen and to do cleaning, maintenance, gardening. The 37.5 hours per week may include occasional weekend duties.

You might also be asked to provide short periods of supervision for children of new missionaries if their parents are taking an orientation training course.

You will be able to participate in daily prayers with headquarters staff covering missionaries around the world in prayer.

You will be provided with orientation to help you settle in the town of Eppstein, and receive mentoring for your personal spiritual life and advice for future career decisions.

Qualities & Gifts Sought

You have German language ability up to A2 certificate level. You are fit and eager to serve. You have practical skills. You are flexible and willing to learn and help wherever needed.

You are a passionate follower of Jesus Christ, and are interested in cross-cultural mission.

You need an EU passport or EU visa. You will share an apartment with other volunteers at the headquarters.

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About Germany

Germany is a federal parliamentary republic in central-western Europe. It includes 16 constituent states, covers an area of 357,021 square kilometres (137,847 sq mi), and has a largely temperate seasonal climate. With about 82 million inhabitants, Germany is the most populous member state of the European Union.  

Germany's capital and largest metropolis is Berlin. The country's other major cities are Hamburg, Munich, Cologne, Dortmund, Essen, Frankfurt, Stuttgart, Düsseldorf, Leipzig, Bremen, Dresden, Hannover, and Nuremberg.  

Germany is in Western and Central Europe, with Denmark bordering to the north, Poland and the Czech Republic to the east, Austria to the southeast, Switzerland to the south-southwest, France, Luxembourg and Belgium lie to the west, and the Netherlands to the northwest. It is the seventh largest country by area in Europe.  

[Source Wikipedia. Read more about Germany here].

Germany has 92 people groups and almost 30% of them are unreached with the good news of Jesus.

Germany has a population of 82.2 million people  

64% profess to be Christian, and of these 2.1% are Evangelical.  

[Source: Joshua Project]

Pray with us for:
political leaders to use their influence for good
missionary vision
student and youthwork
refugees and immigrants

[Operation World, 2010 print edition]  

You can also pray online for Germany with Operation World and Prayercast.

WEC Germany has a growing team reaching out to both immigrants and Germans in several locations across the country.

Visit the WEC's Weltweiter Einsatz für Christus website in German here.


Position Type
Practical & Maintenance
Hospitality & Residential

Commitment Type
1-2 years i Ideal commitment is at least 12 months, but with options to stay longer, if willing to undergo training as required.

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