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Current job opportunities


Students who are either nearing completion or have recently completed their studies are welcome to apply for an internship at the Goethe-Institut Kenya. Inform youself about our requirements, the various departments and their scope of work, and available positions.


Consultant for German Cultural Festival

We are looking for a consultant to coordinate and support with the organization and implementation of the activities of the GCF and the work is mainly to be carried out in the office. The hours might be distributed unevenly, as there are weeks with fewer working hours in the Months of April and June, though May will be more intensive since it is the month of the festival.

If you are interested and fit the requirements, please send your application (incl. Letter of Motivation, remuneration expectation, Curriculum Vitae, and relevant Certificates) by the 17th of April (1600 h) to and in cc, with the subject: GCF 2024 Coordination.

Vocational Trainings Trainer

We are looking for someone who will conduct a two day- workshop (2 x 8 working hours) at a high school in Kenya (approximately 15-20 participants). The workshop shall provide an in-depth overview on vocational training as well as dual courses of study in Kenya/East Africa and Germany. The workshop shall delineate different career paths, that youth can choose and which opportunities and challenges these paths hold in Kenya/East Africa and Germany.

Deadline for submission: 17.04.2024, 4:00PM