Outdoor Activities and Language Camp

Welcome to paradise
Located near Salzburg in Austria, St. Gilgen International School sits in an idyllic position on the banks of the breathtaking Wolfgangsee in the lakeside town of St. Gilgen.

Discover Austria this summer
In July and August 2024, St. Gilgen International School will offer an exceptional Summer Camp experience for children aged 10 to 15 from around the world. The programmes will combine language instruction, in either English or German, with Austrian culture, and outdoor adventure from 13th July to 26th July and from 27th July to 9th August.

Walk your walk
We accept all language abilities, from beginners to advanced, and are pleased to be able to offer this language learning in one of the most beautiful locations in Austria. Each two-week programme provides an exciting combination of academic and extracurricular activities embodying our school values and designed to grow the whole person.

Develop independence
The Summer Camp is also an ideal introduction to the many facets of boarding school life. In fact, many of those children who participate in Summer Camp will join St. Gilgen International School in the future.

Strap yourself in. This two-week programme provides an exciting combination of language learning and adventurous outdoor activities.

Application Information 

Dates: Camp I: Saturday 13th July to Friday 26th July 2024 or
Camp II: Saturday 27th July to 9th August 2024

Optional Camp II: Supplement Golf
Additional English

Fees: 3.900 EUR for two weeks
400 EUR supplement for golf Activity

Sign-upPlease complete and return your application form as soon as possible – number of places are limited.

Supplement Golf Activity

Golf Training
The camp provides 5 days of training, 3hours per day. Campers train with technical equipment like the trackman or sam puttLab in the beautiful surroundings of the Mondsee Golfclub. Whether a beginner or advanced player the expert coach helps campers

improve. They can even have the possibility of gaining their Platzreife (subject to interest).

When not on the Golf course, the campers join in with the rest of the outdoor activity programme.

Tee up your golfing and language skills

Optional Camp II:

Date: Saturday 27th to Friday 9th August 2024
Fees: 400,- EUR supplement for golf activity

Sign-upPlease complete and return your application form as soon as possible – number of places are limited.

Supplement English Activity

English Language
Camp participants will attend 3 hours of formal classes per day, a total of 15 hours focused language tuition per week. In addition to 3 afternoons a week, either out on language learning visits or activities or creatively using their English to produce a short film, song, play or something else that they will present to the camp on the last day.

Our students enjoy excellent classroom teaching by our passionate teachers in state- of-the-art classroom facilities. Class sizes will be small, allowing our students to benefit from more individual support.

Learning is designed and delivered at each student’s particular level and within a fun and active classroom environment. Students will also have the opportunity to develop their English in real world situations.

The course will be concluded with an official language certificate, and a detailed action plan.

The best preparation for starting and education in english

Optional Camp II: 

Date: Saturday 27th to Friday 9th August 2024
Fees: No additional fee

Sign-up: Please complete and return your application form as soon as possible – number of places are limited.

Summer Camp Vacancies

Beyond a job.
Do you view education and learning as a meaningful way of life and not simply a job? Are you an adventurous person who acts with purpose, integrity and have a good sense of humour? If so, then you are the type of person who will thrive at St. Gilgen International School.

Apply now. 
If you feel that you are ready to join us, then we would welcome your application. The ability to speak German, whilst obviously helpful, is not a requirement. We thank you for the time and effort put into your application – we assure you that it will be given detailed and thorough consideration.

Get informed. Get inspired.
Please feel free to download further information for each open Summer Camp post. You should then send a copy of your CV and letter of application to the Summer Camp Coordinator: r.dale@stgis.at

Stay in touch.
St. Gilgen International School welcomes CVs and letters of application that have clearly been tailored to potential future vacancies at StGIS. We undertake to keep them on file for one year and refer to them when we are advertising vacancies. Please send to info(at)stgis.at.

Right to Work 
Due to work permit restrictions (Austrian foreign employment law), we are only able to offer employment to candidates who are citizens from:
European Union: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Republic of Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, and Sweden
European Free Trade Association countries: Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland

Learning a new language will open a window into intercultural understanding.

Deutsch als Fremdsprachenlehrer/in

Contract term: 15th July 2024 – 9th August 2024 Working hours: Approx. 15 hours a week

Summer Camp Residential Leader

Contract term: 1st July 2022 – 8th August 2022
Salary: 2,700 Euro
Working hours: Approx. 40 hours a week

Apply for summer Camp 2024
summer Camp 2024