[Sust-mar] Intntl. Internships, ACIC, Ecuador, Philippines, Peru, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Chile, the Gambia, Ta
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Position: International Internship Opportunities
Organization: Atlantic Council for International Cooperation (ACIC)
Locations: Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Philippines, Peru, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Chile, the Gambia, Tanzania, Bhutan, India, Ecuador
On behalf of our members and overseas partners, the Atlantic Council for International Cooperation (ACIC) would like to fill the following Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) International Youth Internship Program (IYIP) positions:
1.Indigenous Project Assistant -- ACIC, Halifax & Egban, Philippines
2.Youth Facilitator -- ACIC, Halifax & KALLPA, Peru
3.Public Engagement Intern - ACIC, St. John's & KALLPA, Peru
4.Women & Children Health Outreach Facilitator -- CRC, Halifax & CRC Nicaragua, Nicaragua
5.Risk Management Intern - Wheatley River Improvement Group, PEI & ACUA, El Salvador
6.Environmental Education Intern - Conservation Council of NB, Fredericton & ACUA, El Salvador
7.Environmental Educator for Indigenous Youth -- Institute of Island Studies, Charlottetown & Williche Council of Chiefs, Chile
8.Environmental Educator for Indigenous Youth - Institute of Island Studies, Charlottetown & Williche Council of Chiefs, Chile
9.Community Engagement & Promotions Officer - NSEN, Halifax & Threads of Peru, Peru
10.Health Education Intern - NSGA, Halifax & NSGA, the Gambia
11.Public Engagement Intern - NSGA, Halifax & NSGA, the Gambia
12.Forestry Intern - Community Forests International, Sackville, NB & Community Forests Pemba, Tanzania
13.Education Intern - Community Forests International, Sackville, NB & Community Forests Pemba, Tanzania
14.Youth Research Facilitator - GPI Atlantic, Halifax & Bhutan Youth Development Fund, Bhutan
15.Youth Research Facilitator - GPI Atlantic, Halifax & Bhutan Youth Development Fund, Bhutan
16.Environmental Education Intern - PEI Environmental Network, Charlottetown & Peace Child/Arivu, India
17.Public Engagement Intern - PEI Environmental Network, Charlottetown & Peace Child/Arivu, India
18.Forestry Intern - Ecology Action Centre, Halifax & Mindo Cloudforest Foundation, Ecuador
19.Eco-tourism Development Intern - Ecology Action Centre, Halifax & Mindo Cloudforest Foundation, Ecuador
20.Community Engagement Intern - Wheatley River Improvement Group, PEI & ACUA, El Salvador
To be eligible for the International Youth Internship Program, an intern must be:
- A Canadian citizen or permanent resident
- A post-secondary graduate - graduate of a degree or diploma program from a university, college, post-secondary school of technology, post-secondary institute or a CEGEP (collège d'enseignement général et professionnel)
- Out of school
- Between the ages of 19 and 30
- Unemployed or underemployed
- Legally entitled to work in Canada
Salary: Stipend of $225 per week
Other Benefits include travel to overseas posting; medical insurance and visas; cultural awareness training; language training if necessary; job search skills; and other potential training courses.
Duration: 8.5 months, approx. 3.5 months in Canada & 5 months overseas
Send resume & cover letter to: hiring at acic-caci.org
Application deadline: August 27, 2010
While we appreciate the interest of all applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
For more information on these internships, requirements, job description & application instructions please visit:
Join ACIC's Facebook group: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=2349816045
- Please include job title in subject line of email application
- If candidate is applying for more than one position, please prioritize your choices in cover letter (no more then 3)
- All candidates applying for internships with overseas placements in Latin America must include with their -application a written response in Spanish to the following question: Why are you interested in this position? (200 -word limit)
ACIC reserves the right to place an intern in the most appropriate position
Internships availability is based on funding and partner organisation agreements.
ACIC is a coalition of individuals, organizations, and institutions working in the Atlantic region, which are committed to achieving global sustainability in a peaceful and healthy environment, with social justice, human dignity, and participation for all. ACIC supports its members in international cooperation and education through collective leadership, networking, information, training and coordination, and represents their interests when dealing with government and others.
ACIC also takes a leadership role in engaging Atlantic Canadians around issues relating to international development, global sustainability, and social justice. Through our public engagement work, ACIC strives to give Atlantic Canadians the knowledge, skills, and tools necessary to become active global citizens.
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