Internship position in the French Schools Department of the Embassy of France in Washington, D.C.
We are looking for applications for an internship position at the French Schools Department of the Embassy of France in Washington, D.C.
This position is available for a student enrolled full-time in an American University. Please, note that we cannot accept candidates who have already graduated, high school students or students with visa restrictions.
Description of tasks :
Communication of the French Schools Department and for the Flam program Federation (French as maternal language) : work in English or in French or translating from French into English
Communication about the new French Baccalaureate
Manage requests for conferences (registration, booking, accommodation, schedule...)
Organize various meetings (invitations, reminders) and prepare the minutes
Draft or proofread and edit English language documents
Help with some general administrative tasks
Qualifications required :
Excellent English writing skills - must be native-level
Ability to write simple texts and understand complex instructions in French
Ability to translate from French into English
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Interest for French culture and education
Start date : October, 2019 (can be flexible).
This internship will last from 4 to 6 months and may be full-time or part-time (at least 12 hours per week, including some evenings), depending on the obligations of the student. There is no any financial compensation for this intern position.
To apply, please send the following documents (in word or pdf) to email@example.com
Brief cover letter (in French)
Resume/Curriculum Vitae (in English or French)
Deadline for application : September 15th, 2019
We will not review applications that are incomplete or do not adhere to the requirements above.