We are opening up two exciting full-time internship opportunities this summer for a three-to-six month period in our Paris centre.

The purpose of this programme is to offer successful candidates an opportunity to improve their skills and enhance their educational experience through practical work assignments while gaining experience of working in an international environment.

Apply before Sunday 31 October 2019 midnight Paris time.

What do interns do at the British Council?

The job plan for interns will depend on the department they are working in. Check the documents attached below to read a description of the tasks associated with each of the internships.

Candidate requirements

This programme is open to graduates (as part of an internship agreement with your institution). 

  • fluency in English and French (C1 level)
  • relevant qualifications and experience for the role.

Please note interns are responsible for their own living accommodation, transport, visas, personal insurance. 

How to apply?

If you are interested, send a copy of your resume/CV together with a short covering letter in English (max 500 words). The letter should summarise why you are interested, what internship you are interested in applying for, which of your qualifications you feel is most relevant and your personal motivation for the role.

Send your application to chrissie.mcdonald@britishcouncil.fr before Sunday 30 June 2019 midnight (please indicate the internship you are applying for in the subject of your email).

The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and is keen to reflect the diversity of society at every level within the organisation. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. In line with the British Council's Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks. These include criminal records checks.