Karriere Application Guide - for… Medical Assistant /…

Medical Assistant / Assistant Doctor (Assistenzarzt)

A medical assistant is a licensed doctor without any leading functions. There is no central recruiting office. All applicants have to apply to the department/clinic of interest directly.
For a detailed list of all departments and clinics please check the link below:
Departments and clinics


Requirements for an application are:

  • Cover letter in German with detailed information about the position you would like to work in.
  • Curriculum vitae and list of publications.
  • If available letter of recommendation.
  • Certificate of knowledge of German(B2/better C1). Please note: German is advantageous for all medical assistants. Please contact the department of interest directly for detailed language requirements.
  • Certified copy of your graduation from university.
  • Certified copy of your license to practice medicine.
  • For a certification for temporary work, please contact the Regierungspräsidium Stuttgart and ask for a “Vorübergehende Zulassung zur Ausübung des ärzt-lichen Berufes”.
  • Certified copy of your passport.
  • In a second step we will also need your work permit as well as a visa (dispensable for applicants from the European Union).

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