Program Details

Head-start your career when you join a teaching internship and work placement in Fiji; make a real difference in communities to improve the quality of education in under-resourced schools.

Location:
Suva, Fiji
Program Type:
Intern Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Rolling Starts
Work Types:
Education, Social Sciences

Program Overview

Program Description:

Give your career a head-start when you join a teaching internship and work placement in Fiji. Gain practical experience while you make a real difference to communities, assisting and sharing your skills with local teachers to improve the quality of education in under-resourced schools. The traditional villages, dense jungle, mountains, and beautiful coastline of the area makes a truly amazing environment in which to live and work. Explore the expansive beaches and turquoise waters of this picturesque region in your free time. The internship is geared at developing your leadership and role model skills, allowing you to develop a variety of key soft and hard skills that will put you a step ahead of the rest of the pack. After a successful internship, qualifying candidates may be given the opportunity to work for GVI or selected partner organizations.

Setting Description:
Our programs in Fiji are located on the Fiji Islands in two stunning locations, the idyllic Caqalai Island and the Viti Levu Island. Caqalai is a tiny island (you can walk around it in 15 minutes) defined by white sand beaches and a lush interior. The island is on the edge of an expansive reef system and nearby to 10 small villages located on the neighbouring Moturiki Island. The second is in the Dawasamu District on Viti Levu, remote and known for its proximity to Moon Reef and its resident pod of Spinner Dolphins. Our projects let you experience true Fijian life in an amazing region defined by dense jungles and volcanic mountainsides.
Cost:
6995 USD.

Additional Program Information

Requirements:
Most people are eligible to join this internship, they just need to be able to speak English and be physically and mentally fit to join the program. A love for education and children is recommended.
Scholarships:
Yes
Scholarships Description:
Only National Scholarship Programs. Scholarships offered to the native people of the country where the program takes place.

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