Career

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

Innovation Coordinator (Part-Time)

As part of our work in the Information Department of the Goethe-Institut Johannesburg, we are looking for an Innovation Coordinator (20 hrs/week)

Social Media Coordinator Sub-Saharan Africa (Part-Time)

As part of our work in the Information Department of the Goethe-Institut Johannesburg, we are looking for a ​Social Media Coordinator Sub-Saharan Africa (Part-Time)

Cav' Platform - Call for Proposals

Cav’ Platform and project of the Goethe-Institut is looking for creative industry specific content for its website. 

VUCA@Goethe Call for Applications

The VUCA@Goethe programme is geared towards helping early-stage but seasoned creative, social, and cultural entrepreneurs to build resilient operations during this changing and volatile business environment. 

Internship

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.