Here is a great offer for those of you who wonder how to apply with kids: The Career Service of the University is offering a three-step support starting with a competence assessment, followed by addressing individual questions regarding the application, and finalized with interview training to train handling of difficult or even discriminating questions.
The offer is in German – so even a good training in this sense if you consider applying in Germany. It takes part end of January to beginning of February 2014. It is possible to make use of child care during the sessions. If you are interested and have no StudIP account, write an e-mail to email@example.com until January 15, 2014, at the latest.
More information are available here.