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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

Administrator in the language department

The Goethe-Institut South Africa is looking for an administrator in the language department starting from the 1st of November 2020. The position is limited to one year initially.

Honorarlehrkräfte für Deutsch am Goethe-Institut Johannesburg

Das Goethe-Institut Südafrika sucht ab sofort Honorarlehrkräfte für den Einsatz in Johannesburg. Zur Stellenausschreibung vom 5. Juli 2018

Please note that this job ad is published in German only, as a good proficiency of German is required to apply.


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