Working at Terre des hommes

Are you courageous, ambitious, respectful and committed? Join the largest children's aid organisation in Switzerland and get out of bed every morning for a good cause. You can make a difference.

Career opportunities

Spontaneous application

Didn't find a job offer that matches your profile? If you think your skills might benefit Tdh in a different role, submit an unsolicited application.


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Terre des hommes recruitment procedure
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Working with Tdh - job descriptions

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Click on the “Apply online” button at the bottom of the job advert that you are interested in. Then click on the “Apply” button to submit your application.

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Once you have submitted your application, you can no longer access it. If you wish to modify it, you can re-apply. Only your most recent application is taken into consideration.

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Get involved

There are multiple ways to help children and support our work.

Take part in one of our events in Switzerland

Every year, we organise several major events throughout the country.


Become a volunteer

Put your skills to use and devote some of your free time to helping children.


Become a sponsor

Help improve the future of children in distress.


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