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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

Project Coordinator in the Programme Department

The Goethe-Institut Johannesburg has an 8-month free-lance position available for a project coordinator, working on cultural programmes in the Johannesburg office.

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.