Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Paid Summer Internship with World Learning

The mission of the World Learning Exchange and Training Unit (ETU) is to bridge cultures and promote citizen diplomacy and understanding across nations. World Learning pursues this mission through the design and delivery of customized adult and student exchanges and observational study tours. Interns work closely with ETU program teams on design, implementation, and monitoring of programs for participants from more than 140 countries visiting the U.S. under grants from the U.S. Department of State.

Program Intern Position

Individuals with a career interest in international affairs are recruited year-round for internship positions. Some interns receive academic credit for their internships. Interns will work with the Innovation and Development Team on short term exchange implementation.

Intern candidates must have international travel/work experience. Proficiency with Microsoft Outlook and Office is required. Candidates should be highly organized with strong ability to multi-task. Foreign language and website development skills are a plus. A completed undergraduate degree in an international field or substantial work toward the degree required.

Start date: June 8, 2015 (Negotiable)
Compensation: $9.50/hour for 32-40 hours per week
Part time schedules or flexible volunteer hours may also be available.
Duration: 3 months with the possibility of an extension

If interested, please send resume and cover letter indicating availability to:

World Learning Exchange and Training Unit
c/o Amanda Bischoping
1015 15th St. NW, 7th Floor
Washington, DC 20005