Welcome to Krankenhaus St. Joseph-Stift Bremen

We are more than 1000 passionate healthcare specialists from 38 countries and 76 professions, taking care of 70,000 patients every year. Every day we strive to combine medical necessities, technical possibilities, and ethical considerations for the benefit of each individual patient. Our interdisciplinary teams are guided by openness, respect, and the initiative of each team member.


St. Joseph-Stift Bremen is a modern hospital with 150 years of catholic tradition and recognised as a place of teaching and learning by Göttingen University. Our departments include Anaesthesia, Ophthalmology, Surgery, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Geriatrics, ENT, Internal Medicine, Laboratory and Transfusion Medicine, Neonatology and Paediatric Intensive Care, Plastic, Reconstruction and Aesthetic Surgery, and Radiology. We operate a critical care unit as well as an A&E department. Our dedicated and highly trained specialists are kept up to date with our extensive trainings and a wide range of opportunities to gain additional qualification. We support a sustainable work-life balance as well as the reconciliation of work and family life.


The mediaeval trading city of Bremen (www.bremen.de) with its 560,000 inhabitants is both the smallest state and the eleventh biggest city in Germany. The Bremen Town Musicians, created in a fairy tale by the Grimm Brothers in 1819, are known to children and adults all over the world. Bremen is located at the river Weser, only 60km from the North Sea, and has a maritime flair as well as a wide range of cultural offers and events throughout the entire year. Bremen has nine colleges and universities with approx. 37,000 students who add to the striving and dynamic image of the city.


If you are a professional nurse with German B2-Certificate and hold a (partly) recognition as Gesundheits- und Krankenpfleger or Pflegefachfrau/Pflegefachmann issued by authorities of Bremen we invite you to apply via the International Recruiting department of St. Francis-Foundation: https://www.st-franziskus-stiftung.de/karriere/international-recruiting-de.html.