We offer administrative internships in our Student Admissions Office at our school in Washington, DC to undergraduate and graduate students from the U.S. or abroad who wish to gain work experience in our international and diverse school environment.
The ideal candidate is a native or advanced English speaker with foreign language skills in either French, Spanish, Portuguese, Arabic, Korean or Japanese. He or she should be enrolled in a college as an undergraduate or graduate student, committed to work in a professional environment, possess good customer service and communication skills, be reliable, honest and trustworthy.
Our interns enjoy meeting people from all of over the world while they improve their administrative skills, learn about student enrollment procedures and visa regulations. They also enjoy practicing and enhancing their foreign language skills. ILI is experienced with hosting foreign J-1 interns and acts as the hosting company for foreign students looking for an internship or training program in the USA. All necessary training documents can be provided but the J-1 intern is responsible for hiring a sponsoring agency for the issue of the DS-2019.
The internships are for a minimum of three months and are unpaid. Housing assistance and transit benefits can be provided if needed. Next opening: November 2016. Please email your availability and resume to Martina Skoglund. No phone calls please.
We do not offer teaching internships/volunteering.
The International Language Institute is a division of Transemantics, Inc. Transemantics, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Gender, race, national origin, religion, family status, sexual orientation, and physical handicap are not factors in hiring or promotion decisions. Company premises are handicapped accessible.