Career Opportunities

Currently, we do not have vacancies.

Internship Opportunities

The Jiyan Foundation offers a variety of opportunities for internships in the medical, psychological and social fields. If you are studying psychology, social sciences or medicine and have completed the third semester, we look forward to receiving your application.

Internships in Kurdistan-Iraq

With an internship in one of our facilities in Kurdistan-Iraq, you not only expand your professional horizons, but also contribute to the spread and protection of human rights on the ground. The minimum duration for an internship is three months. For an internship in Kurdistan-Iraq good Kurdish or Arabic skills are an advantage. Unfortunately, we cannot offer payment and do not cover accommodation or travel expenses.

Internships in Berlin

Internships are also possible in our Berlin office. Here we offer practical experience in project management, fundraising, and other opportunities relevant to the organization and management of a non-profit. We can only offer internships in Germany to students who are enrolled at a university for the duration of the internship or who have to complete a compulsory internship. The minimum duration for internships in Berlin is two months. We can pay a small allowance.

Hints for application

If you are interested in an internship, please send us a letter of motivation and a CV to Please inform us in your letter in which area you wish to complete the internship.