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Europäische Union Europäischer Sozialfonds
Metropolregion Nordwest
Europäische Union Europäischer Sozialfonds im Land Bremen
Krankenhausgesellschaft der Freien Hansestadt Bremen
Der Senator Wirtschaft Arbeit Häfen Bremen
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The (School) Internship

That means: You have the opportunity to experience the everyday work of a nursing company and can work there.

You can accompany various professional groups at work. And you can help with smaller tasks in support and care or in the home economy.


You can do an internship for 1 week or longer, up to 3 months. Most of the time, the internship is full-time, i.e. all day (8 hours). Sometimes you can do the internship for half a day (4 or 6 hours) and sometimes for more than 3 months.


There is no fixed time. Ask the company where you would like to do the internship, when you can start.

Requirements - you need:

  • Most of the time you have to be at least 14 years old.
  • Sometimes you need health suitability: this is a certificate from the family doctor that shows that you are healthy.
  • It is best to find out more on the company's website or by calling


  • you can send an application to the company.
    • many companies would like to have the application via email.
    • sometimes you need additional documents / certificates.
    • sometimes you can choose in which area of the company you want to do the internship.
    • it is best to find out more on the company's website or by calling.
  • you can do your internship in different areas:
    • for example ...
      • in the hospital
      • in a nursing home
      • in an outpatient nursing service
      • in a company for people with disabilities
  • You can find companies where you can do an internship HERE.

During the internship you get:

  • the opportunity to get to know the company and various professions
  • sometimes lunch
  • sometimes work clothes
  • at the end a confirmation or a certificate


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