Permanent Positions and Internships at the German Toilet Organization

The German Toilet Organization (GTO) currently has no vacancies to offer. You can, however, send us an unsolicited application.

In 2018 there are no more vacancies for internships. The next starting date is expected to be February 2019. We look forward to your application.

The GTO welcomes voluntary support of any kind. You have skills in design, communications, programming, financing or want to support our events? Please contact us and we will figure out how you can contribute.

Internship as a Project Assistant

We offer you the opportunity to immerse yourself in the daily work of a development organisation, to gain work experience in an internationally networked environment and to introduce your own ideas. You will work in a young, motivated team in a very diverse range of activities.

The scope of duties is very diverse and ranges from work in press and public relations, organising an event, content-related support to education and campaign work.

Your main tasks:

  • Development education (preparation support, implementation and follow-up of school workshops and action days)
  • Support in event management of training courses, conferences and events

Beyond that:

  • Work in press and public relations
  • Support with training seminars
  • Support in subsidy acquisition/filling of application
  • Work in research in the field of water supply, sanitation and hygiene

Skills and experience:

  • You are enrolled in a course of studies in a relevant fields or are doing an apprenticeship in a relevant area
  • Experience in educational work with children is desirable
  • Experience in event management is desirable
  • Work experience in the fields of WASH, development cooperation, humanitarian aid or international relations is desirable
  • Interest in humanitarian and development policy issues as well as in the WASH
  • Very good knowledge of English and German (written and spoken) are required
  • Secure handling of Microsoft Office and use of the Internet
  • Motivation, commitment, ability to work under pressure, independent way of working, ability to work in a team and own ideas
  • Flexibility and the ability to maintain an overview in stressful situations

Further information:

  • Internship term: 3 months (for mandatory internships during your studies, longer internships are also possible)
  • Expense allowance
  • Time frame: full time, 40 hours / week

If you are interested, please send us your application (in one PDF file):

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Caroline Mellos by phone:
0049 30-41934345

Environmental Federal Volunteer Service at the GTO

You would like to support the GTO longer and are still looking for an opportunity to volunteer for several months in the field of environmental education?

The GTO is a recognized volunteer of the "Stiftung Naturschutz Berlin" within the framework of environmental federal volunteer service. It offers a volunteer position in the field of education and public relations. Applicants should be at least 26 years old.

The starting date depends on the availability of the contingents of the carrier and is co-ordinated therefore individually.

Click here for a job description on the website of the Stiftung Naturschutz.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Caroline Mellos by phone:
0049 30-41934345