Internship Opportunities

Availability for a full-time internship, for a minimum of 3 months:

·      Working with learners and assisting with organisational administration

- If you would like to get involved in behind-the-scenes organisational administration and coordination, you can work with us for a full day and spend the morning in the office and the afternoon working with the learners.

·      Administrative activities vary widely, but are likely to include:

- Data entry (learners' attendance and grades)

- Preparation for winter school in June (getting learning materials together, organising sponsorship for stationery, t-shirts, excursions to museums/galleries,   etc.)

- Coordinating events (e.g. tutor training sessions, mentor training, sessions, meetings, etc.)

- Writing articles for the website

 

Availability for 6 – 12 months:

·      More responsibility for programme delivery and coordination

·      Opportunity to run a project (e.g. Arts/ English / Maths fundamentals / computer literacy etc.), in accordance with your interests and skills and the needs and        interests of our learners.

·      Skills and qualities needed:

-      Ability to take initiative, work with little supervision, be creative and deliver under pressure with little resources.

-      Understanding of resource constraints facing non-government organisations.

-      Effective communication skills, both written and oral.

-      Ability to think outside of the box in reaching our learners and motivating them.

 

You need:

-      Your own transport or use public transport to our offices at your own cost.

-      Preferably your own laptop, although some of our branches have PCs that you can use

-      A positive, friendly attitude!