Part-time office admin / social media intern wanted

We are looking for an intern. Vancouver Internships Work and Travel Providers is based in downtown Vancouver and manages the internship programs for a dozen ESL schools, as well as several public university programs.  We are currently looking for a part-time unpaid intern to assist us in the afternoons.

Internship Duties

  • assist with internet research
  • sending ‘mailshots’
  • write blog posts
  • interview students and companies for vlog (video blog) posts

Learning Opportunities

  • learn more about social media
  • practice and improve your English in a real-life environment

Working Hours

  • Monday to Thursday
  • 3 hours per day (flexible scheduling depending on your class hours)


  • reference letter
  • zone 1 monthly transit pass
  • free Victoria trip at end of your internship

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying for this job, you must meet the following requirements:

  1. Be a current student at a Vancouver-area English school
  2. Have the permission of your school to do an internship or volunteer program
  3. Speak intermediate English (or above)
  4. Be familiar with MS Office

If you meet these requirements, please leave us a comment/response to this blog post.  In the comment, please write 200 words or more answering this question: why are internships useful and important for English-school students?  Please note that all submissions will be published, once published they become the property of Vancouver Internships Work and Travel Providers.

NB: It is very important that when you leave your comment/essay, you input your full name and your correct email address.

We will not be accepting applications in any other format for this position.  Submissions end April 1st, 2011.