Youth and Trainee Representation

Welcome to the University of Bamberg's Youth and Trainee Representation (JAV) website.

In our role as youth and trainee representatives, we, Lukas Plock and Johannes Steinlein, represent you, all trainees and employees under 18 years of age. This involves working closely with the Staff Council.

Our responsibilities include:

  • Being your first point of contact for problems and other issues related to your workplace and offering advice and support
  • Representing your interests both before the Staff Council and your employer
  • Requesting measures to improve the quality of the training process
  • Monitoring compliance with laws (e.g. Vocational Training Act and Youth Employment Protection Act)

If you have any questions or problems, please feel free to contact us.
The easiest way to reach us is by email. Just write to jav(at) and we will get in touch.

Or you can phone or email us personally:

Email: lukas.plock(at)

Phone: 0951/863 3130

Room: K20/02.02

Email: johannes.steinlein(at)

Phone: 0951/863 3250

Room: RZ/01.08

We are bound by the duty of confidentiality and are obliged to protect your privacy, so you can contact us in confidence at any time. Conversations, telephone calls etc. with us also count as working time.