Qualified part-time German teachers

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
  • Experience in teaching German as a Foreign Language, preferably in adult education
  • If you are an enthusiastic and committed teacher
Please note: this is not a full time position but only a few hours per week as required. 

Orientation / Teacher Observation Phase

  • Teacher observation at a minimum of four classes (16 units)
  • Teaching of at least one trial class of 1 unit each under supervision by a Goethe-Institut teacher (incl. preparatory and wrap-up meeting)
Under special circumstances, exceptions from the above criteria may be possible.

Please note that the Goethe-Institut does not cover for visa sponsoring.