Volunteer and Intern Information

CRP is looking for committed interns and volunteers to help us run our programs. Please see below for available opportunities. 

Volunteering:

We prefer volunteers to work with us for a minimum of three months, and those who can commit for longer periods will be given priority. You will be expected to commit a minimum of 2 to 4 hours a week.

Interning:

We require interns to stay for a minimum of three months, and priority will be given to those who can commit for longer periods. Generally, interns are required to work 20 to 25 hours a week, spread over three to four full days. For most internships, a knowledge of Arabic is useful but not essential.

> Events Volunteer [posted Jan/10/24]

We are looking for someone who is social, outgoing, and organized to assist in planning events both within CRP and fundraising events with the wider community. Fluency in both English and Arabic is required.

> English Teaching Volunteers [posted Feb/8/24]

We are looking for English teachers to assist in English programs at our center. Volunteers should have a teaching qualification and/or previous teaching experience. Very high proficiency in English is required.

> Podcast Intern [posted Feb/20/24]

We are looking for an Intern to create the 3rd season of CRP’s podcast. Fluency in English is required and knowledge of Arabic is preferred. The candidate must be able to commit for at least 6 months, working around 15 hours per week approximately. An ideal candidate would have previous experience conducting interviews and/or field research, and would be a Bachelor/Master’s student in International Relations/ Migration studies/ Middle Eastern Studies.

> Media Relations Intern [posted Feb/15/24]

This role involves blog and article writing and pitching articles about CRP to news outlets locally, regionally, and internationally. The ideal candidate would also develop relationships with local and international media, and find multimedia interview opportunities for CRP. Fluency in English is required. A Bachelor/Master’s student in Communications/ Journalism/ Marketing would be a great fit for this role.

> Design Intern [posted Dec/14/23]

We are looking for someone to assist in designing digital and print materials for all external communications. This could include event invitations, posters, brochures, catalogues, infographics for social media, and advertising for Hope Workshop. An ideal candidate would have previous experience in graphic design or be a Bachelor/Master’s student in Graphic Design/Creative Design/Art Design. 

>Livelihoods Intern [posted Feb/27/24]

This role reports directly to the livelihoods manager. The role involves assisting in running the various livelihoods programs at CRP. This includes but is not limited to: assisting in monitoring and evaluation; data collection; brainstorming ideas for expansion of livelihoods programs. Working proficiency in both English and Arabic is required. Candidates for this position must be organised and work well as part of a team.

If you would like to apply for any of these positions please send your CV, cover letter, and portfolio (if applicable) to [email protected]. Please put the role you are applying for in the subject line of the email.