Job Opportunities

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We accept applications from German teachers for part-time positions at the Goethe-Institut London and Glasgow all year round. Please note that all teachers are required to hold the Grünes Diplom. The Goethe-Institut in London and Glasgow offer a continuing education program for this certification.

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Grünes Diplom - Teach German at the Goethe-Institut

The Goethe-Instituts in the UK 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 Goethe-Institut is offering a continuing education program for this certification. The Grünes Diplom is the worldwide standardised qualification for German instructors at Goethe-Institut locations abroad. 


We offer internship opportunities in 

Goethe worldwide

Find out about job opportunities at our head office in Munich, the Goethe-Instituts in Germany, as well as selected places abroad (only in German).

Vacancies at our Partner Organisations

St Olave’s Grammar School
Foreign Language Assistant (German)

St Olave’s Grammar School is looking for a Foreign Language Assistant (German) who is fluent in German, and knowledgeable of the requirements of the GCSE and A level speaking exams, or willing to learn, to further support our exceptional Modern Foreign Languages department. This is a part-time role, term time only, 34 paid weeks per year/27 actual working weeks. The number of hours will vary year-on-year to accommodate student numbers, but we would expect it to be in the region of approximately 15 to 20 taught lessons per fortnight.

Radyr Comprehensive School
Language Teacher

The Radyr Comprehensive School in Cardiff are looking for teachers of French and German (French Yr 7 and 8, German Yr 9,10 and 11) for the summer term 2024. If you are able to help please contact Bridget Dinnick, Head of MFL