germany TEFL jobs in Germany

Teach and Travel in Germany

As the most populous country in Europe with over 82 million people, TEFL jobs in Germany can be found year round and throughout the country. Obviously there is more demand for TEFL teachers in the more populous locations, but do not discount finding a position in smaller towns and even rural villages. Working conditions are favorable and the Germans willing students. The jobs listed here form a sample of typical TEFL jobs in Germany. Use the contact details to approach schools directly. If you can demonstrate an interest in German language or culture, you may find this is viewed positively. Consolidate your job search by checking online TEFL job sources frequently. Research where you would like to teach and the seek schools contact details in your chosen location. Web-savvy language schools, and there are many, can be found at online language school directories. Read further particulars on Teaching English in Germany here.

  •  Primary teacher


    Writer: The Franconian International School | Email: [email protected]

    The Franconian International School is an IB World School with high expectations and rigorous educational standards. In a values-based and caring environment, young people are supported in becoming active and engaged global citizens and life-long learners. The FIS provides an inquiry-based curriculum for students from Early Years classes for three-year-olds through the Primary and Secondary Schools to graduation in Grade 12 with the International Baccalaureate (IB) as well as the FIS High School Diploma.
    - To be able to plan, teach, assess and manage all subject areas normally expected in a primary classroom based on the FIS curriculum- To be able to organise their class learning environment- To communicate regularly and effectively with parents- Follow all procedures...   Read more

  •  PYP Classroom Teacher


    Writer: Berlin Metropolitan School | Email: [email protected]

    To support our Primary School team, we are currently looking for an adaptable and inspiring PYP Classroom Teacher.

    BMS is the oldest international school in the centre of Berlin. Over 1000 students from more than 60 countries attend our school and are taught using the best international and national curriculum programs. The Berlin Metropolitan School is an all-day school, allowing students from kindergarten through 12th grade to complete a modern and values-based education, culminating into an internationally recognized diploma. An international team of more than 200 dedicated employees lead the way for the learning success of our students.

    Support and promote the school and the IB mission statements.
    Help select resources and manage them efficiently within the...   Read more

  •  Secondary School Teacher (m/f/x) for English and History


    Writer: SIS Swiss International School | Email: [email protected]

    SIS Swiss International School belongs to one of the largest education groups in Europe and benefits from being part of this international network of educational institutions. To ensure we remain one of the best in our field, we are committed to upholding a strong, sustainable business model. Jobs are available for Kindergarten, Primary and Secondary teachers. 

    Secondary School Teacher (m/f/x) for English and History
    The RoleTeaching English and History, year 11 and 12Planning and preparing lessons in accordance with the requirements of the Bavarian curriculum and the school's quality standardsProviding formative and summative feedbackSubject-related and pedagogical support for studentsConducting student-parent-teacher discussionsParticipation in further professional development training   Read more

  •  English Teacher Needed in Germany


    Writer: Dualingo - Bilinguale Ganztagsgrundchule Jena | Email: [email protected]

    The DUALINGO bilingual all-day primary school, run by the DRK-Kreisverband Jena-Eisenberg-Stadtroda e.V. (German Red Cross), is the only school in Thuringia to offer in-depth foreign language learning from Year 1. Our school is state-recognised. Our work is based on the Thuringian School Act, the curricula, the education plan and, above all, our school concept.
    Some of our pupils are taught bilingually. We work together in an international team of German, English and French teachers.

    To support our team at the DUALINGO bilingual all-day primary school in Jena, we are looking for an English Teacher/native level speakers (m/f/d) with teaching experience and/or a university degree, who can include their countries culture, be it UK, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand or from other...   Read more

  •  Opportunities to Work for Reputable EFL School in Western Germany


    Writer: Stevens English Training | Email: [email protected]

    Stevens English Training is a privately-owned language school with 35 years experience in the field of corporate language training. We are major players in EFL in the federal state of North Rhine Westphalia. We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated English trainers who are willing to commit themselves to a minimum two-year contract in our school in Essen. There is a high emphasis on the corporate client, so experience in the business world would be an asset. Due to the large variety of our clients and the high level of English spoken by the students, teaching is varied and challenging. More than three-quarters of the lessons are currently online, however slowly companies are returning to the idea of having face-to-face lessons on site. In addition our centre in Essen is noticing a...   Read more

  •  Freelance teaching position available in Erfurt, Germany


    Writer: ELT The English Language Trainers | Email: [email protected]

    E.L.T. The English Language Trainers in Erfurt, Germany, offers:

    - a freelance teaching position starting asap
    - a minimum guarantee of 15 hours/week (a workload of 20 hours and more are common if desired by trainers)
    - a professional work environment
    - administrative support

    Our clients are professionals who require English training for their jobs, i.e. business English. We also teach English for special purposes to engineers, lawyers, medical doctors, and managers.

    Salary and benefits

    Salary from 900 - 1.200 Euro (or more) depending on the schedule.


    - a University or college degree
    - TEFL / TESOL / TESL Certification
    - teaching / business experience
    - German language skills

    If you are looking for a long term teaching position in Germany (min. one year), if you are motivated and...   Read more

  •  Teaching English at Summer Camps in Germany, England, N. Ireland


    Writer: Camp Europe | Email: [email protected]

    Camp Europe offers the opportunity for qualified EFL teachers to enjoy a memorable experience teaching English at Summer Camps.

    We run 5 different language camps during the months of June, July and August. Now we are looking for English teachers from the USA & Canada who are interested in joining our crew from the UK, Ireland & Australia.

    •             Free Camp Counselor Training & Certifications (Bronze Cross, Climbing & High Ropes)
    •             Free Room & Board throughout Training & placement weeks.
    •             No confirmation deposit required.
    •             Complimentary transportation
    •             75 euro/Week as a compensation stipend

    •             Native English speaker
    •             TEFL certified
    •             Demonstrated ability to plan, organize,...   Read more

  •  TEFL Teachers Wanted for Holiday Camps in Germany


    Writer: YoYo Camps (Germany) | Email: [email protected]

    YoYo Camps (Germany) offers English holiday camps for German children between the ages of 6 and 15. Languages are not taught in the classroom, but instead through an informal setting of fun activities. Our campsites are located in Germany in and around Berlin and Lower Saxony. Summer camps will happen between June 30th and August 25th, 2023. Salary is oriented on the minimum wage of Germany. Extended criminal record and First Aid are required.

    We offer English, French and Spanish holiday camps for German children between the ages of 6 and 15. Languages are not taught in the classroom, but instead through an informal setting of fun activities led in English, Spanish or French. Our campsites are located in Germany in and around Berlin and Lower Saxony.

    We require that you:

    ✓ are native or...   Read more

  •  English Teaching Positions in Germany


    Writer: Universitat Bonn | Email: [email protected]

    We have vacancies for qualified ESL/EFL teachers with great passion for teaching. The University of Bonn language center Germany would expect interested teachers to sign a one year renewable contract starting from the month of September 2022.

    Major Responsibilities include teaching the assigned subject according to the University standard. Assessing students’ performance and progress. Following the provided curriculum and complying with teaching standards and safety regulations. Setting and conducting tests/examinations and writing reports. Attending staff meetings as scheduled by the institution.

    Benefits: 2500 EUR minimum monthly tax-free salary, may be increased depending on the teacher's experience, qualification and additional responsibility. Visa acquisition support, return air...   Read more

  •  English Language Assistant Needed in Germany


    Writer: Hermann Lietz Schule Schloss Bieberstein | Email: [email protected]

    Schloss Bieberstein is a private boarding school situated near Fulda (about an 1.5 hours drive from Frankfurt/Main). It can be found in an old castle on top of a hill, with the nearest village in walking distance.

    Bieberstein is home to about 95 students aged between 14 and 20, who are organized in so-called “family groups” of up to 12 students. Each group is supervised by a teacher living on campus with the students. Since the relationship between teachers and students is closer than in state schools, students and teachers call each other by their first names and use "du" instead of "Sie".

    The Language Assistant is expected to participate in the school life of Bieberstein, joining one of the “families”, supporting the teachers, helping the students mastering the English language and...   Read more

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