General information

What’s it like at Zebra Kita?

Zebra Kita is a bilingual parent-initiative kindergarten in Berlin Prenzlauer Berg, open Mon-Fri 8am to 5pm.


Our core team of 3 permanent teachers looks after 19 children aged 2-6 years. They are supported by part-time substitute teachers and one volunteer (BundesfreiwilligerdiestlerIn).



Since we’re a small kindergarten, teachers play an integral role in the structure, atmosphere and curriculum of our kindergarten. Teachers also have close contact with parents, who volunteer to cook, do repairs and keep the kindergarten running.

How do you apply?

Please email us your CV and cover letter to


Even when we have no openings, we are always happy to hear from qualified English speaking teachers. Feel free to send us your application.



Kindly note that we can only consider applications form candidates who are eligible to work in Germany.

Current vacancies: BFD/FSJ-STELLE (German / English speaking) 30/05/2024

BFD/FSJ - Stelle for Zebra Kita International e.V. in Berlin Prenzlauer Berg



Are you reliable, enthusiastic about and experienced in working with children and either English or German native/ fluent speaker? 



We are a familial German/English speaking daycare center that cares for 20 wonderful children aged 2-6.


Our focus is bilingualism and the Montessori approach of freedom of development.


The kindergarten is operated by parents, with a dedicated and experienced team of teachers in charge of all pedagogical matters.


Starting from 1st of September 2024, we are looking for a dedicated individual who would like to support our team on a daily basis.


Your primary responsibilities include:

  • Supporting the main teachers in the group
  • Joint excursions with the teachers and children to the playground
  • Assisting with tidying up and (grocery) shopping


Duration of this position can be either 6 or 12 month.



You will have the opportunity to contribute your individual strengths and develop them into activities for the children.

We look forward to receiving your application and getting to know you!