China: Beijing, Shanghai
9-12 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks
Throughout the year
Experience and passion for working in the community and interacting with the people are needed. Participants must also possess enthusiasm and a willingness to learn about the environment and the place's culture.
- Environmental Studies
- Sustainable Development
- Registration fees
- In-country orientation/Training
- Pre-departure orientation/Training
Program Fees Include:
• Accommodation: Own room in a shared apartment with cooking facilities or nearby eateries, utility bills are included.
• Airport pick up from Beijing OR Shanghai International Airport
• Training: Pre-departure information pack, onsite orientation, city tour and welcome dinner provided
• Chinese phone, SIM card & local transportation card
• Assistance with trips and cultural activities
• End of placement certificate and reference letter
• Networking and alumni contacts
- Interns must have a good attitude, open mind and a willingness to learn. You must have a good level of spoken and written English and be presentable. Reasonable travel experience is valued, as you will be woking and living in a completely different setting to your home. This is a serious opportunity for you to develop your CV/Resume and interns looking to launch a career in the field of interest are sought. Prior completion of Introductory Mandarin is recommended.
The application process is in depth and you will be asked to attend a Skype interview, submit a full CV/Resume plus cover letter and any supporting documentation. You will be asked to complete a Physical Examination Record for Foreigners. There are set dates for submission of paperwork.
- Grassroots Organization
- Renewable Energy
A Kaya volunteer shows enthusiasm, spirit and life to stimulate and bring something new to the residents; love, patience and a listening ear for the people; and a good motivator with a positive and optimistic attitude.
This Program is open to
Typical Living Arrangements
Typically Participants Work
Independently or in Groups
Application Process Involves
- Online Application