Work and life

Interesting career opportunities and a good work-life balance characterize Jena and make the location attractive for people in all walks of life. The complete package is right here: thanks to diverse perspectives in strong Jena companies, employers with high esteem for their employees and an all-round family-friendly city with assured childcare, educational diversity and great leisure opportunities, it is wonderful for all age groups to live and work in Jena.

Not only exciting tasks in family-friendly companies are waiting here. In order for parents and children to find the optimal work-life balance in Jena, there are, for example, plenty of great leisure activities in the beautiful Saale valley, over 60 daycare centers and a diverse school landscape. Would you like more details? Then find out under "Welcome to Jena", among other things, how Jena makes it easy for newcomers, returnees and Jena residents to feel at home here, why the city is so open and intercultural and what cultural range the city of light offers.

Current job offers for all industries and hierarchy levels as well as training opportunities and career orientation offers in Jena are listed by the job portal Jena.

"JUPiter - the Jena company portal for internships and career entry" offers students the opportunity to get to know Jena companies through internships and latent career orientation offers and to lay the foundations for finding a career.

The campaign "Wohin nach der Schule?" (Where to go after school?) provides information on the topics of training, studying and career entry in Jena .