German-Speaking Volunteer - LHI Refugee Center

Closing date

Looking to volunteer with refugees abroad?

Lifting Hands International is looking for volunteers to join our team in Serres, Northern Greece! We operate a community center for refugees in Serres, a small city about an hour away from Thessaloniki. We work with a population of 1000+ refugees at the local camps, providing regular aid distributions and a range of psychosocial support programs. Our community center includes an Education Centre, a Children Friendly Space, a Female Friendly Space, an Arts&Recreation Space, and a Distribution Programme.

We are looking for volunteers to start as soon as possible that are able to:

  • teach German at basic levels;

  • help with our other activities, such as warehouse work, gardening, children's activities, and so on.

  • commit to at least one month;

  • work 30-35 hours per week.

Additional information:

  • we offer housing at our volunteer’s apartment in the centre of Serres for 5 euros per night;

  • the minimum age for applying is 19 years old;

  • we cannot provide assistance with visa applications or cover any related expenses.

How to apply

To apply, please fill out this form:

For more information on the project please email our Director of Human Resources, Patricia, at

You can also find out more about Lifting Hands International by visiting our website ( or Instagram feed (@liftinghandsinternational).

Thank you very much and we look forward to your application!