Working with UNESCO-UNEVOC

If you would like to help UNESCO-UNEVOC achieve its aims, we would love to hear from you.
Please send us an email at unevoc(at)

The UNESCO-UNEVOC International Centre offers a range of employment opportunities. Posts at the Centre are filled by local and international staff.

UNESCO-UNEVOC does not offer positions outside of the Centre in Bonn. We have been notified in the past of forged vacancy announcements. Please note that UNEVOC will always publish openings on this page. If they are not announced here, they are likely to be counterfeits.


Please note that vacancy announcements that are apparently currently being circulated carrying a "Date of issuance 29th June" are counterfeits.

Consultancy to assist in the development of the TVET handbooks series (Image campaign for TVET), Closing date of applications: 26 October 2015

Consultancy to assist in the development of the TVET handbooks series (School-to-work transition support system), Closing date of applications: 26 October 2015


Internships can be arranged for individuals who typically are at a late stage of their initial education and training; having already completed a Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) and completing at least a Master’s degree.

We are not accepting applications for internship as of the moment.


  • Gain first-hand experience of working in an international organization
  • Complement your academic knowledge with practical work experience
  • A chance to be part of a multicultural team with a global mission
  • Develop a better understanding of UNESCO’s mandate and programmes, particularly in the area of TVET.
  • A chance to live in Bonn, the home of 18 UN agencies and many other international organizations.
You are...?

  • Enrolled in a graduate-level degree programme (minimum completion of bachelor degree or equivalent)
  • Fluent in English – A good knowledge of other UN languages is considered a strong asset
  • Open to experience working in a multicultural environment
  • Committed to achieving UNESCO’s mandate
  • Interested in the field of education and international relations – and curious to learn more about TVET

To make the internship count for you and UNESCO-UNEVOC, the minimum duration for the internship is 3 months.

Important to know

  • UNESCO-UNEVOC does not provide remuneration for internships.
  • You need to have a valid health insurance covering your medical expenses, and be enrolled in University at least at graduate’s level.
  • Depending on your citizenship and residence status, you may have to obtain a visa for Germany. The visa will, as a rule, be obtained through the German Embassy in the home country or country of residence of the individual, prior to arrival in Germany.
More information

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page date 2015-10-13

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