Selection of Positions

Random selection of Internship and Volunteer position, projects, thesis in Cape Town, Somerset and Stellenbosch where Magister had people in the past or/ and presently open. Please notice that names and exact locations are changed or deleted. Even if you don't find your desired position or is not available for your desired period, Magister is still able to supply you with an suitable professional alternative. To apply please fill in the application form. A listing of most internship and volunteer positons and descriptions are stored in the Magister South Africa database. Here you find few examples in following fiels :

Event

Ref: 1401

One of the largest Colleges in Cape Town, aims to produce graduates who can communicate effectively in academic, social and business settings. They offer many varied language course options and services and can also tailor these to meet each student’s needs and requirements. The school offers free internet access for all students and provides comprehensive support and assistance with accommodation and travel planning! They are committed to being the best language college in Africa and are proud of the high standards of quality and the service they offer to students. At this college the students experience diverse cultures, friendly people and affordable, quality education. Each week, they organize evening activities that include social, cultural and informative outings and on weekends, tours around Cape Town and outdoor activities are planned. These include weekends away, hiking, cycling, camping and river rafting and all students are welcome to attend.  For local travel, the college is within easy walking distances of many travel agencies, so planning a holiday within South Africa is easy. Suitable accommodation is arranged at reasonable prices from hotels and lodges to backpackers and home stay accommodation.

Location: Cape Town City Centre
Car required: No
Dress code: Semi Casual

Duties
Working with EC Cape Town, you will be involved in either Event Organising, Educational activities or Marketing and various marketing related procedures. Moreover, you will also be required to assist the school in PR activities aimed at promoting the school and looking after the students. You will also assist in working out activities for students, marketing these activities to the students, booking them and accompanying them on the outings.

Requirements
Background in Marketing, Event Management or Education
Good computer knowledge/confidence
The ability to work in teams, to lead with the minimum of supervision
Good level of English
A presentable and well organised individual who can communicate effectively.

Event

Ref: 1402

This Association exists to co-ordinate resources available to cancer patients in the community; to support and direct cancer research in South Africa and to promote healthy lifestyles and choices that will result in a reduction of cancer incidences and raise the health status of all our communities. Started in 1991 by a group of medical professionals concerned about the high incidence of cancer, This Association has grown to be one of the leading NGO’s in the country with 45 offices around the country and more than 12000 volunteers and 260 staff members. Their aim is to substantially reduce the impact of cancer by promoting health in all communities within South Africa through advocacy and the sustainable facilitation of research, prevention, early detection and care. Funds are obtained largely through bequests, trusts, events and donations and managed by fund managers. Other services to patients and their families include Counselling/Support Groups; Interim Homes/ Day Care Centres and Assistive Devices as well as Home based care.

Location: 10 minutes Cape Town City Centre
Car required: No
Dress code: Semi Casual

Duties
Involved largely in events, marketing and fund raising as the organization relies largely on donations from the public and private sector. Assisting with media drives and coming up with new initiatives, events and ideas. This Association runs numerous projects year round and as an intern you will have the opportunity to participate in many of these. As an intern, interpersonal effectiveness is of high importance,

Requirements
Study background in Health, Public Relations or Event
A strong interest in the health industry
Good interpersonal skills and enjoy interacting with people
Past internship or work experience preferred
Enjoy working with people from different cultural backgrounds.