Travellers’ head office is based in Worthing, West Sussex. There are currently more
than 10 members of staff based in the head office, with additional staff working
remotely in the UK, and a further 50+ staff based overseas. The nearest train station
is West Worthing, which is a 15 minute walk from the office. West Worthing is 25
minutes on the train from Brighton, and 5 minutes from Worthing. To drive it takes
between 30 and 40 minutes from Brighton, and around 10 minutes from Worthing.
Description / Training Programme:
Employers continually sing about the benefits of candidates having had ‘real-life’
business experience, to go along with the requisite academic qualifications - so
what better way than to take part in a meaningful work experience placement, one
that will not only be of benefit to you but that also benefits others. A work experience
placement with Travellers is an opportunity which will see you working with real
people, who go on real projects in countries all over the globe.
While learning all aspects from the ground up, you'll also have opportunities to
develop business skills like time management, project management, big picture thinking,
accountability and decision-making. You will be able to have input on and help influence
business processes and models of working. You will have the chance to take responsibility
for managing projects and seeing them through to completion. In your time working
with us you'll also get the chance to experience many different aspects of life
within the organisation, with plenty of support to help you learn the ropes.
As part of your internship programme with Travellers, long-term interns may have
the opportunity of attending and/or participating in presentations, careers fairs,
seminars, conferences, and training courses. Such events will be made available
where appropriate & viable.
Anyone applying should have enthusiasm and passion for making a difference, and
a willingness to learn.
Term/Duration of Placement:
We ask a minimum commitment of 8 weeks full-time (35 hours pw) or 12 weeks part-time
(20 hours pw) to join.
Programme Start Date:
Below is a list of typical programme start dates. However, internship programmes
run throughout the year and as much as possible we try to allow for flexibility
in start and finish dates. If you have a particular set of dates in mind please
contact us for more information.
- January – March
- April – June
- July – September
- October – December
Terms & Conditions:
N/A - Open
How to Apply:
Please email your application to firstname.lastname@example.org
quoting ref TW-INTERN. To be considered for the position you must
include a copy of your CV, along with a short description explaining why you are
looking to complete a work experience placement with Travellers and what it is that
you hope to gain.
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