Job Buddy Program

Our Job Buddy programme is a specially developed mentoring programme, which supports newcomers upon their arrival in Germany. In a 1:1 mentoring relationship, a person with a professional background helps a refugee with the application process and provides an orientation to the German labour market

Overview programme information

Group size

15 - 17 tandem teams

Duration

4 - 5 months

Effort

3 - 4h per week (time for individual meetings of the tandem teams)

Content

  • Kick-off meeting and presentation of the tandem teams
  • 5 - 6 meet ups including lectures from invited experts and exchange with all programme participants
  • Application photographs for the curriculum vitae
  • CV checks from a trained person
  • Insight into a exemplary job interview
  • Information folder and always up-to-date web site links, information material

Admission criteria

Work permit for Germany, language level B1

Meeting point Meet Ups

Berlin: Über den Tellerrand e.V, Kitchen Hub, Roßbachstraße 6, 10829 Berlin

Frankfurt/ Main: Social Impact Lab Frankfurt, Falkstraße 5, 60487 Frankfurt

 

Start 4th cohort in Berlin

Expected to be in September 2017

Contact Programme coordinators

Berlin: Linda (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

Frankfurt/ Main: Pamela (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)