1-year paid internship
Full DescriptionJersey Overseas Aid invites applications for its coveted 1-year
International development is an incredibly rewarding career,
but getting your first job is hard. This exciting programme will give someone
from Jersey the chance to spend 12 months learning the ropes with the
professionals, including six months on assignment in a developing country.
Starting in June/July 2019, you’ll spend two months in JOA’s
office in St Helier, before transferring to UK Charity HelpAge International in
London. By November/December you’ll be ready for your first field posting, in
one of HelpAge’s offices in Africa
or Asia. You’ll be paid
an entry-level salary of around £20k, plus a London living allowance.
You should have:
Bachelor’s degree in any relevant topic
interest in the sector
ability to successfully manage a full and varied workload
experience of working or travelling in developing countries would also be
desirable. No age limit applies, and career-changers are welcome. However, you
should be serious about embarking on a fulfilling but demanding new path,
including being prepared to spend significant time in challenging places.
How to apply
To apply for this job please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information please visit www.joa.je.
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