Internship Non-Profit Management / Social Work

20 hours per week, 100% home office, (German C1 required), from August 2024

The LIFE Initiative is a non-profit organization. We offer people in emergencies individual online counseling and coaching on bureaucratic problems. As a result, people seeking help successfully gain access to social services. Each volunteer of the LIFE Initiative is prepared for his or her role as a coach through targeted training and works flexibly in terms of time and location. Together, a growing team makes sure that everyone gets one step further.

Your tasks:

  • Participation in the development and planning of the organizational structure of the non-profit association LIFE Initiative
  • Acquisition of cooperation partners and clients for social coaching
  • Collaboration in the recruitment and selection of new volunteers
  • Initial contact with people seeking help and coordination of operations within the team of volunteers
  • Your suggestions and ideas can be taken into account when setting the tasks

What to expect:

  • Opportunity to help shape the development of a non-profit organization and participate in the conceptualization of an innovative approach to social counseling 
  • Comprehensive mentoring as well as participation in trainings 
  • Involvement in the dynamic founding team and intensive collaboration with the initiator of the LIFE Initiative, Ramin Goo (former founder of Kochhaus GmbH)
  • Flexible working hours (approx. 20 hours per week) in the home office
  • Possible combination with volunteering in social coaching


  • Availability of at least eight weeks starting July 2024 in home office
  • German C1 required (business fluent), English and additional language skills advantageous
  • Experience in coaching or social work is an advantage
  • Strong team spirit and desire to contribute to the development of an innovative non-profit organization

The internship is not paid. We are looking forward to your application via our application form.

    You can also contact us at any time by e-mail ( with your questions or send your application.

    LIFE Initiative e.V.
    represented by: Ramin Goo
    Oranienstraße 203,10999 Berlin
    Phone: +49 30 233 213 00