Dehradun, India

Ankuri Dehradun

Name of Position: Ankuri, Dehradun: Teaching; Ankuri, Dehradun: Art and Design; Ankuri, Dehradun: Social media and database development

Location: Dehradun, India

Company: Ankuri. Visit ankuri.org for more information.

Dates of internship: Approximately May 9 -  June 12

Housing: You will live in-site in a beautiful mountain retreat, eating home-cooked meals.  A/C and internet is available. Though you can travel on the week-ends or after the session, Ankuri is remote and tranquil. No alcohol is permitted.

Responsibilities:  Three positions are available.  Although these three positions have distinct tasks and goals, interns will play a role in all areas.

  • Ankuri, Dehradun: Teaching
    • Secondary education. Teaching in the after-school program Mon-Fri 3-6pm. Develop class plans for each day (Math and English), develop teaching materials, build an archive of materials for future use (flash cards, games etc). Teaching methods should be fun and low-key as children will have spent the day at school already.
  • Ankuri, Dehradun: Art and Design
    • Working within the existing knitting project, where local women knit to earn a living and help support the school.  Assistance with pattern development, color, and design is needed. Knitting experience and work with yarn considered a plus.
  • Ankuri, Dehradun: Social media and database development
    • Conceptualize a brand new media presence for this small NGO.  This will include: FB, Twitter, Instagram etc.  Website design also needed for associated NGO: Pure Hands.

Ankuri is looking for interns who can think outside of the box while keeping ground realities in mind. Creativity is preferred, as well as interns studying education, design, or sociology. However, any major can apply. It is most important that interns can work well with others and keep an open mind.

New Delhi, India

Government building

Name of Position: Education, India

Location: New Delhi, India

Company: Various

Dates of internship: Approximately May 12 - 

June 20

Housing: Homestay with local families

Responsibilities: Interns will be responsible for teaching English, Math, and/or Science to children.

Associated costs include housing and placement fee expenses.

New Delhi, India

Health

Name of Position: Caregiving, India

Location: New Delhi, India

Company: Various

Dates of internship: Approximately May 12 - 

June 20

Housing: Homestay with local families

Responsibilities: Interns will work with disabled children.

Associated costs include housing and placement fee expenses.

New Delhi, India

New Delhi

Name of Position: NGO Support, India

Location: New Delhi, India

Company: Various

Dates of internship: Approximately May 12 - 

June 20

Housing: Homestay with local families

Responsibilities: Interns can work towards women's empowerment and health, accounting, and/or marketing.

Associated costs include housing and placement fee expenses.


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