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Working for the development cooperation

Would you like to work abroad and combine your skills with socially relevant activities? The most important requirements are solidarity, commitment and a passion for working together in partnership. The following are also important:

  • As a general rule, a completed degree is a requirement; in some cases, completed vocational training is sufficient
  • At least two years of professional experience, in which your specialist knowledge was put to good use
  • Experience abroad, especially in non-European countries, is an advantage
  • In most cases we can only place EU or Swiss citizens
  • Interest in other cultures
  • Very good written and spoken foreign language skills appropriate to the country of assignment
  • Identification with the goals and values of church development cooperation

Working for the Civil Peace Service

As a Civil Peace Service development worker, you will work in conflict regions. Therefore, your core competencies will include empathy and resilience, a high level of social responsibility and strong communication skills. In addition, you need:

  • A completed degree
  • Professional expertise in a field relevant to peace work
  • At least two years of professional experience
  • Adult education skills
  • Experience in organisational development or in the management of social organisations
  • Networking knowledge
  • Communication and public relations knowledge
  • Project planning, monitoring and evaluation (PME) skills
  • Very good written and spoken foreign language skills appropriate to the country of assignment

For a world based on solidarity and justice

For 60 years, AGIAMONDO has been a reliable partner for development workers and a competent recruitment agency for a large number of church and other civil-society organisations in international development cooperation. As a state-recognised recruitment agency, we place qualified development workers from Germany and the European Union who follow Christian values in projects in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the countries of Central and Eastern Europe. Since its foundation in 1959 by Catholic associations and organisations, AGIAMONDO has been able to place more than 6,000 development workers in development projects.

Your contact person

Mrs. Jacqueline Kallmeyer

Contact us

Ripuarenstrasse 8
50679 Köln