Service Year Programme

Our Service Year Programme offers young adults the opportunity to grow as individuals while having fun and serving at Wortelgat. Our main goal is the development of young individuals into tomorrow’s leaders. It is an exhilarating and extreme programme which offers them the opportunity to discover and develop their leadership potential.

We also prepare young minds for the challenges of adult life by facilitating leadership development, spiritual growth, improvement of physical fitness and self-awareness. It is a programme filled with vision, purpose, adventure and challenges – a once in a lifetime opportunity.

What makes us different from other camping venues in South Africa?


  • We invest into your life
  • We are passionate about everything that we do
  • We realise that this is more than just a “job” it’s about people and relationships – it’s about being a family

What do we offer?

Other Benefits!

  • Assistance with obtaining learners and drivers licences
  • Studying via correspondence
  • Limited financial assistance and help with selection and enrolment of preferred areas of study (eg – UNISA, BMT College, SATS and Hebron)

Want to find out more or how to become involved?

  • Download the attached application form and general information pack and return by fax, email or post
  • Attend one of our “Emerging Facilitators” Camps
  • Follow us on Facebook & Twitter to find out about upcoming dates

Service Year Programme Gallery

It is an exhilarating and extreme programme which offers you the opportunity to discover and develop your leadership potential.