Work placements

Due to the remit of UK-German Connection, we are unable to offer direct assistance and advice on finding a placement in Germany. However, we have put together a number of links to external organisations which might be able to help.

Fancy working abroad for a German company? Then why not look for a work placement in Germany? Many firms and companies offer internships, and you can usually apply directly, or through an agency. For more information please have a look at our link list below.

Useful links

British Council - Study Work Create

Site by the British Council for 16-25-year-olds looking to travel and work abroad


Information on writing a CV and covering letter in German


A search engine for finding work placements

Bundesagentur für Arbeit

Federal Employment Agency in Germany

European Youth Portal

Information and links on finding a job in Germany

Most organisations will expect you to have some knowledge of German. You can check the level of your German with the Goethe-Institut's online test: