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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 for PASCH

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

German Teachers‘ Training Programme

The Goethe-Institut South Africa is inviting suitable applicants for a training programme that will run from 1 January 2022 – 31 December 2022 and that will focus on Teaching of German as a Foreign Language.


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.