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Job opportunities

German language teachers

Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan Kolkata is looking for candidates interested to teach german as a foreign language in the partner schools in Kolkata, West Bengal, Odisha, Assam, Meghalaya and Arunachal Pradesh.

Eligibilty criteria:
Graduates / Post-graduates from any discipline with minimum B1 level or higher knowledge in german language.

Please send the following to 

  • Application letter in German
  • ​Curriculum Vitae in English and German (as two separate attachments)
  • University certificates of your degrees
  • Last Goethe certificate 

Short listed candidates will be invited for an interview.


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