Internship in Social/development aid/NPO in South Africa (individual search)

mind. 8 Weeks
Working hours
6-8 hours
Minimum age
from 18 years
depending on the internship

Overview Internship in South Africa

Complete an internship in social/development aid/NPO in South Africa in preparation for your professional career. Our partner organization has the opportunity to search for an internship for you individually.

The term development aid is the desire of developed and developing countries to reduce global disparities in socio-economic development and general living conditions.

The term non-profit organization means an organization that is perceived to supplement state and market specific purpose of satisfying, advocacy and support for others or their own members. NPO don’t pursue economic profit targets, they only serve non-profit social, cultural or scientific goals of its members. NPOs finance their work and services through membership fees, donations, grants , fees or prices.

Internships in the social/ development/NPOs can take place in different areas, for example aid projects with a focus on environmental and civil protection, in children’s homes for sick children, in organizations for women’s rights or street children or generally in the field of social work.

Internship abroad service - what's in and what's not in

Services for your internship abroad include the active support in the preparation of your entire stay abroad. The team of our partner organization in each country supports you, wherever you require it:

What’s included:

  • Individual internship placement according your desired branch and time
  • Contractual procedures between the company and the applicant
  • Assisting visa application
  • Information about cheap flights, travel insurances and other important travel documents
  • Orientation on site through a staff member
  • Tips and information about freetime activities
  • Contact person during your stay abroad
  • 24-hour emergency number
  • Regular meetings with all volunteers or interns

Optional additional services:

  • Arrangement of accommodation 
  • Airport transportation with direct transfer to your accommodation
  • Organization of a rental car or scooter

What’s not included:

  • Visa 
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Local transport
  • Food and beverage

Your coordinator in Cape Town, South Africa