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Medical Work Experience Internship at a Clinic in Zambia

Program Duration

2-4 Week, 5-8 Week, 9-12 Week


Throughout the year


Available all year round. Our placements are very flexible, you can choose your own start and finish dates.


You should be studying a medicine-related subject or be qualified. Minimum age 18.

Intern Types

  • Biology
  • Health Administration
  • Health Sciences
  • Kinesiology & Exercise Science
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Physical Therapy
  • Psychology

Type of Programs

  • Adventure Travel
  • Community Service & Volunteering
  • Cultural Exploration
  • Gap Year
  • Work Experience


  • English

Cost in US$:

Varies depending on length of your stay. Please contact us for more info, or see a full list of all project prices on our website.

Cost Includes:

  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Written materials abroad
  • Written materials pre-departure

Program Fees Include:

What's Included:
- Arranging your Program
- Full pre-departure support and assistance
- Payment Protection insurance
- Accommodation
- Meeting you at the nearest Airport
- Transfer to your accommodation
- Daily transport to and from your Project
- Local in-country team support and backup
- 24-hr emergency support
- Certificate of Completion

Further Info:
* Full support from the moment of booking and throughout your placement to your return home. There are support staff 24/7 in all our destinations worldwide and a 24 hour emergency international telephone line direct to the Head Office.

* You'll be met at the nearest airport on your arrival by our in-country manager who will take you to your accommodation and give you a full induction into the area. He/she will also be on call 24/7 and you'll see them frequently.

* Pre-departure you'll receive comprehensive information about every aspect of your placement and necessary preparations, ranging from what to pack, to visa information, to what to do on your weekend travel in the country.

* Your safety, well being and happiness throughout your placement are our primary concerns and we will keep in touch with you throughout.

* International flights not included.


Unpaid work experience opportunity. We organize unpaid volunteer and Internship experiences overseas, for which participants have to pay to take part in (which covers things like their food, accommodation, airport transfers, transport, support of our local staff etc). We do not arrange paid programmes or employment opportunities overseas.

Experience Required


    You must have some medical experience or currently be training in the medical sector. You will be required to send a copy of your CV and a letter of motivation explaining why you want to take part in this placement and what you hope to gain from it

Volunteer Types

  • Aids
  • Anthropology
  • Biological Research
  • Business
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Counseling
  • Disability Issues
  • Education
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Hospital
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Public Health
  • Social Work

Typical Volunteer

This placement would suit people who want to expand their professional and personal development, gain valuable work experience, want first-hand experience of a different culture and who have initiative. Everyone is welcome on a Travellers programme, whether gap year, undergraduate, on a career break - or even retired! From 18 years old upwards, and all nationalities.

Age Range

The minimum age requirement is 18 years old up to 70+

This Program is open to

Worldwide, Asian, Kiwi, South African, Australian, Canadian, European, American, British and Irish Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory
  • Group living
  • Guest House
  • Independent living

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work


Application Process Involves

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

Typically The Application Process Time is

within 5 working days

Post Services Include

  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home
  • Alumni Network