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Winery Internship in Chile

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Location

Chile: Valparaiso, Vina del Mar

Description

Cant decide if working in France or California is the best option to help a career in the wine industry? Consider Chile instead, with a climate midway between California and France which is perfect to experiment and learn about new growing techniques. Adelante offers customizable winery internship programs in Chile, the fifth largest exporter of wines in the world. Interns will be helping with many aspects of production depending on the time of the year. Adelante offers this opportunity all year long and programs begin the first Monday of the month. Each intern will have a Chilean supervisor at their work placement and an English speaking internship advisor living in Vina del Mar. Interns will also live in Vina del Mar in shared apartments with other Adelante interns or can opt to live with a local host family. Live, learn, and work in a fast growing wine industry in Chile with Adelante!

Win a Scholarship to Intern in Chile with Adelante Abroad. ENTER NOW on our Facebook page for your chance to win a $5,000 scholarship to intern in Vina del Mar, Chile for 3 months next year. Live alongside the locals in Vina del Mar to truly experience the life and culture of this wonderful city. Adelante provides your housing, intensive Spanish classes, excursions and your internship placement  we have a wide variety of sectors to suit everyone! Our programs are economical and well-designed to give you the freedom to create your own experience abroad.

Highlights

1. Work assignments are approximately four hours a day, five days a week

2. Work in the perfect climate for the wine industry

3. Three week intensive Spanish language course included in program cost

4. Live in the coastal city of Vina del Mar within walking distance to the beach, restaurants, theaters, and other attractions

5. Several half and full day cultural excursions included in the program cost

Term

Throughout the year

Dates

First Monday of every Month

Qualifications

Program candidates should be 18 or older and possess a desire to learn about and live in another culture. Some Spanish is helpful although we can and do place beginner - beginners. Candidates should be at college level or graduate level, though we have some "gap-year" candidates. Qualities required are: dependability for your work assignment, courage for your international living abroad experience and openness to all the new people and experiences you will encounter.

Intern Types

  • Admin (Recreation, Parks)
  • Agricultural Sciences
  • Food Science and Nutrition
  • Horticulture

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

From USD 2,345 to USD 5,545 for 1-6 months, plus USD 150 non-refundable application fee.

Program Fees Include:

* Pre-departure interview, written materials and counseling and assistance as needed.
* Airport pickup on arrival.
* Housing for duration of program - own private room in shared apartment, or homestay option (inquire for price as this option includes meals and laundry).
* 3 weeks of intensive Spanish language classes.
* Some excursions included during first 3 weeks.
* Internship placement in chosen sector.
* English speaking staff in-country and in the USA for support if needed.

Experience Required

no

This Program is open to

American, Australian, Canadian, European, Kiwi, South African and Worldwide Participants.

Participants Travel

Independently

Typically Participants Work

Independently

Application Process Involves

  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume
  • Written Application
  • Letters of Reference