Education & Teaching 

Educational Programme Coordinator Assistant


Education, Classroom teaching, Curriculum development, Internship

Career Field

Education & Teaching 

Job Type

Internship Programme


South Africa



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The Host Organisation

An NGO providing education and training to local schools in The Western Cape with a specific focus on literacy programmes.

Roles and Responsibilities

The intern will assist in the development of educational programmes based on specific students and the wider school’s needs. They will then focus on presenting solutions to improve community access to books and other learning materials as well as the creation of programme resources. The intern will assist with the delivery of lessons and teaching training. They will also manage relationships with important community stakeholders.


Excellent communication skills Confident public speaker Excellent English Compassionate Organised Driven BSc in education, human rights or relevant field

Skills Acquisition

Teaching and presentation skills Writing and lesson planning Problem-solving Cross-cultural communication

Benefits to Intern

Gain invaluable hands-on experience in local schools Work alongside and learn from passionate and experienced people in your field of interest Work on your personal development and challenge yourself Add practical experience in a cross cultural context to your CV Contribute to impactful and sustainable initiatives

Schedule & Compensation

Full-time temporary role with expectation of 37.5 hours work per week. Summer placement of 8-12 weeks with some flexibility and potential to extend Internship completed on an unpaid basis.



Please note that this position is offered as part of a comprehensive professional internship programme which has a fee. We offer lots of opportunities in this career area as part of our internship programme.

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