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We are characterized by diversity, inquisitiveness and openness. The Goethe-Institut is the cultural institute of the Federal Republic of Germany with a global reach. We promote knowledge of the German language abroad and foster international cultural cooperation. We convey a comprehensive and up-to-date picture of Germany and provide information on Germany’s cultural, social and political life.

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Teach German at the Goethe-Institut
Grünes Diplom

Are you passionate about German language? We are looking for motivated candidates who are interested in becoming certified as an instructor of German as a foreign language (DaF – Deutsch als Fremdsprache). The Grünes Diplom is the worldwide standardized qualification for German instructors at Goethe-Institut locations abroad. Find out more and apply today!


Das Goethe-Institut Montreal und das Goethe-Institut Toronto bieten für Studierende in höheren Semestern oder nach abgeschlossenem Studium die Möglichkeit eines Praktikums. Informieren Sie sich auf unseren Seiten über die Voraussetzungen, die verschiedenen Arbeitsbereiche und freie Stellen.