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We are characterized 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.

Job opportunities

German International School Chicago

GISC is seeking an enthusiastic, committed and professional French Teacher who provides instruction to students in Grades 3-7 during the school year 2017/18. Teaching duties comprise a total of nine instructional periods per week.

German Teachers

The Goethe-Institut Chicago is always looking for qualified part-time German teachers.


The Goethe-Institut Chicago offers students who have completed or are close to completing their degrees the opportunity to do an internship. Find information on our pages about requirements, the various fields of work and internship vacancies (information only available in German).