Goethe-Institut career Foto: Goethe-Institut/Loredana LaRocca

We are characterised 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.

Current job opportunities

Assistant: Language Department

The Goethe-Institut Namiba is looking for an Assistant in the Language Department to support our team.

Project Assistant: Museum Outreach Programme

Goethe-Institut Namibia in cooperation with University of Namibia aims at supporting rural museums in Namibia with exhibition projects and capacity building in a 36-months-long project.


The Goethe-Institut Namibia offers internship for graduates and post-graduates. Internships at the Goethe-Institut Namibia provides experience in the planning and execution of programmes in the cultural, language and library departments.

- Very good knowledge of the German language, at native-speaker level in reading, writing and speaking.
- Good knowledge of English in reading, writing and speaking.
- Currently a third/fourth year student at a university/college in the fields of human science, business administration, law or information science.
- Not older than 30 years.Please note that due to organisational restrictions, an internship is only offered for a minimum of five months.
See the link below for more information on the requirements and our various departments.