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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

Head of the Goethe-Zentrum Maputo

Since excellent knowledge of the English, Portugese and German knowledge are an essential part of the role we are seeking to fill, the language of this job offer is also German.

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.


The Goethe-Institut South Africa is looking to employ
a driver as of 15.11.2019 (or later). This is a full-time position (100%) of 40 hours per week. Regular working hours are Monday to Thursday from 08:30–18:00 and Friday from 08:30–14:30.


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.