Working at the SRC: working together for a better world

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Why choose to work at the SRC? So that you can use your professional skills for a good cause. We rely on competence and creativity like yours to help people in need. The Swiss Red Cross is among the best employers in the country.

Apprentices and interns

We offer apprenticeships and internships for young people with an interest in humanitarian issues. We are unable to offer internships for school pupils.

Jugendliche auf dem Schulhof
The SRC offers apprenticeships and internships for young people.


During your apprenticeship, you will gain an insight into how the SRC works and receive targeted hands-on training.

  • Office clerk–bookkeeper (EFZ/CFC) (services and administration)

  • Mediamatician (EFZ/CFC) (prerequisite: double foundation year at BiCT or comparable training)

  • IT specialist (EFZ/CFC) (prerequisite: foundation year at BiCT or comparable training)

  • Graphic designer (EFZ/CFC)

  • Professional carer (EFZ/CFC) – general care branch

  • Cook (EFZ/CFC)

  • Catering specialist (EFZ/CFC)

  • Kitchen assistant (EBA/AFP)

  • Catering assistant (EBA/AFP)

We look forward to receiving your application.


The SRC has the following internship opportunities:

We offer six- or twelve-month internships for students as part of their bachelor’s degree in social work at one of the universities below.
The internships are in the following services: Tracing Service and Outpatient Clinic for Victims of Torture and War (in German).

Internship opportunities in marketing, communication, translation and information technology are published on this page. All our internships are aimed at training and/or integration. Sign up for our job alerts. You will receive an email as soon as a new vacancy is advertised.


Internships abroad

In other countries, we work mainly with local staff and do not offer internships. If you are looking for an internship abroad, we recommend you contact cinfo, the Center for Information, Counselling and Training for Professions relating to International Cooperation.


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