Permanent Positions and Internships at German Toilet Organization

German Toilet Organization (GTO) regularly offers two positions for an internship or a federal volunteer service. The next starting date is expected to be april/may 2022. We look forward to your application.

Currently GTO has no vacancies for permanent positions to offer. You can, however, send us an unsolicited application.

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 Junior 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 education and campaign work to press and public relations.

Your tasks:

  • Developmental education: Support in the preparation, implementation and follow-up of school workshops and action days
  • Event management: Support in the preparation and implementation of trainings, conferences and events
  • Press and public relations, e. g. social media and content management on our website
  • Support in subsidy acquisition / project proposals
  • Research activities in the field of water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH)

Skills and experience:

  • You are enrolled in a relevant degree program or you are attending a compulsory internship during a relevant apprenticeship
  • Interest in humanitarian and development policy issues as well as in WASH topics
  • Experience in education with children and adolescents is desirable
  • Experience in event management is desirable
  • Work experience in the fields of WASH, development cooperation, humanitarian aid or international relations is desirable
  • Very good knowledge of English and German (written and spoken) is required
  • Secure handling of Microsoft Office and the Internet
  • Motivation, commitment, team spirit, creativity and the ability to work independently and under pressure
  • Flexibility and the ability not to lose track in stressful situations

Further information:

  • Duration: 3 months (for compulsory internships a longer duration is possible)
  • Expense allowance
  • Full time, 40 hours / week

If you are interested, please send us your application (in one PDF file) to:
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Caroline Mellos by phone:
+49 30 419343-45

Travel or application costs can not be reimbursed.

The application and recruitment process requires the processing and storage of your personal data. By submitting your application, you give your consent to the GTO for this. Further information can be found in the privacy statement.

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?

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 24 years old.

The starting date depends on the availability of contingents at "Stiftung Naturschutz" and will therefore be coordinated 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:
+49 30 419343-45