We are looking for: Teachers in Auckland


We are looking for a German as a Foreign Language teacher for individual lessons in person in the CBD of Auckland. Lessons will be Monday to Friday 1.5-4 hours per day between 9am and 6pm. The teaching level will be between B1 and C1. Teaching materials will be provided. The period of this vacancy is expected to be between June and December 2024. Subject to change.

Essential Requirements / Teaching Qualifications 

  • New Zealand work permit and a New Zealand resident visa or New Zealand citizenship
  • Related university degree, preferably in German as a Foreign Language and/or German Studies, or potentially another foreign language  
  • Native speaker of German or native-speaker competence in German
  • Qualification and Experience in teaching German as a Foreign Language, preferably in adult education
  • Enthusiasm and positive attitude
As this position is temporary, we are happy to accept applications from teachers with working holiday visas as well as other work permits.

Orientation / Teacher Observation Phase

  • Teacher observation of two classes (6 units)
  • Teaching of at least one trial class of 1-2 unit each under supervision by a Goethe-Institut teacher and potentially Head of Language Department (incl. preparatory and wrap-up meeting)
Please note that the Goethe-Institut does not cover for visa sponsoring.