8.1.2 The job placement service of the Studierendenwerk

Students may find jobs by reading the job advertisements in daily newspapers (Berliner Zeitung, Tagesspiegel, Berliner Morgenpost), in "What's On" magazines (Zitty, Tip), on websites such as Zweite Hand (specialising in free private advertisements), on notice boards in university buildings or by making personal enquiries at companies. Student assistants jobs, usually for two years, are advertised on notice boards in departments or institutes.

More commonly, the student job service is used. The job placement service of the student welfare organisation (Studierendenwerk) functions to support Berlin students in higher education be able to finance their studies through part-time emplyment. They supply employment opportunities to students for up to twenty hours per week. In order to be eligible for the service, students must register in advance with the Studierendenwerk.

Job Placement Service
Jobvermittlung Studierendenwerk
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Hotline for Students:
Phone: (+49 30) 93 9 39-90 33

Telephone service hours:
Mo - Fr 9.00 - 15.00


Central Office Charlottenburg
Hardenbergstr. 34
10623 Berlin

Office hours (Registration and Placement):
Mo - Fr 10.00 - 15.30
Th 10.00 - 17.30