Virtual Fiji Internships (Choose Your Field) - Fully-Funded Scholarship - Apply Now!

Salary
Charity - exempt volunteer role - 150 fully-funded places to successful applicants (normally £495 per internship)
Hours
8 flexible hours per week (over a 12 week period), 12 hours a week (over a 8 week period, or a maximum of 25 hours per week over a 4-week period.
Position Type
Temporary
Location
Remote
Closing Date
26/10/2020
Advert expires on
30/09/2020

Think Pacific Foundation

Main Duties

Our Virtual Fiji Internship is a truly unique personal and professional development experience within sustainable development and the NGO sector. You will achieve tangible outcomes, create new connections and contribute towards the UN sustainable development goals.

Make a difference, whilst gaining unique skills & experience.

Support Fijian government ministries, social enterprises or charities, to implement the Fiji National Development Plan and UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Learn from Charity Trustees, Social Entrepreneurs, International Development Teams, local Fijian staff and Government Advisors. Achieve purposeful projects, which tackle international development Issues and achieve real outcomes, whilst developing your skills, experience and boosting your employability.

Working on behalf of a Fijian organisation, you will complete a Social Action Project that faces real problems in the South Pacific, whilst learning about the fascinating Fijian culture and developing global citizenship.

We believe you do your best work when you are doing something you love. That’s why we have developed 9 different types of internships (NGO Management, Psychology & Mental Health, Education, Global Health, Business & Enterprise, Environment, International Development, Sports Development and Marketing) with over 200 social action projects to choose from during your internship.

Think Pacific’s Virtual Internship programme means you can contribute to international development and gain unique practical experience, whilst working from home.

To learn more check out our website - https://thinkpacific.com/our-expeditions/virtual-internships/

AND we are excited to be offering 150 fully funded spaces to successful applicants!

Apply today - https://thinkpacific.com/virtual-internship-scholarship/

Scholarship Details

97% of our participants said the program increased their cultural intelligence

Over 100+ hours of live cultural workshops, Fijian speakers, online networking events, personalized mentoring and empowering work experience.

9 career sectors to choose (Psychology, Health, Environment, Business, Marketing, Education, International Development, NGO Management, Sports Development)

Work with Fijian government departments, charities, social enterprises and start-ups

Flexibility to complete the internship over 4, 8 or 12 weeks alongside your studies (minimum 8 hours per week over 12 weeks)

Programs starting in November and December 2020

We are offering 150 fully-funded places to successful applicants (normally £495/ $605 USD / $945AUD)

Skills and Experience

The ideal candidates will:

Have a passion to contribute to tangible outcomes for partners in Fiji.

Be committed to developing new skills.

Contribute effectively towards online discussions, Q&A’s and network remotely with colleagues and interns.

Have the ability to work independently and approach new tasks with a positive attitude.

Have a desire to learn about the UN Sustainable Development goals and how international development relates to Fiji.

Have a genuine interest in learning about Fijian culture and gaining an international experience.