Unpaid Local Internship at US EmbassyUganda

Location  Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted  May 10, 2020
Category  Internships in Uganda
Job Type  INTERN
Currency UGX

Description

Unpaid Local Internship with the Education USA program

Closing: May 26, 2020

Duties: The incumbent will assist the Education USA Advisor in order to expand the program’s reach. The intern would be responsible for assisting in planning Education USA events, monitoring computer usage in the Education USA Center, responding to basic public inquiries, scheduling appointments, contributing to the newsletter, record keeping, staffing the Education USA booth at public events, assisting with Education USA appointment questionnaire and supervising practice Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) sessions.

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This position is unpaid. This position does not provide future employment with the U.S. Mission in Uganda.

Interested candidates should be between 18-25 years old, enrolled as students, and be willing to work part-time for a maximum period of six months.

SELECTION PROCESS: After an initial application screening, applicants will be invited for oral interviews. The selected candidate must pass pre-employment security investigations before beginning work.

HOW TO APPLY

Interested candidates for this position must submit the following for consideration of the application:

A Statement of Interest and a Gratuitous Service Agreement
A current resume or curriculum vitae.
Any other documentation (e.g. essays, transcripts/certificates, awards) that addresses the qualification requirements of the position as listed above.
Applications must have the position title in the subject line.
SUBMIT APPLICATION TO:

Human Resources Office
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 0414-306001

Skills

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to deal effectively with a culturally diverse public and to work under pressure. Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook), Internet.
(Fluent) speaking/reading/writing of English is required.

Experience Requirements

Previous participation in at least two different Education USA programs/workshops.

General knowledge of administrative and office procedures.

Education Requirements

Completion of Secondary Education.

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