Erasmus+ Internship in the Heart of Europe

The Future is EUrope!

Are you searching for a unique opportunity to actively contribute to more democratic and united Europe? We, as an independent and non-partisan youth organization, invite dedicated students from all over Europe to join our team as intern for the summer months. ☀️⛰️🐮

About JEF Steiermark

We passionately advocate for an increased European awareness of young people. Our vision is a the „Ever Closer Union“ – a European Federation – based on forward-thinking European policies.

Erasmus+ traineeships

Erasmus+ financially supports traineeships (work placements, internships) abroad at any workplace for students currently enrolled in higher education institutions in Erasmus+ Programme Countries. It is possible for students of Bachelor and Master level as well as for PhD students and recent graduates. For more information about the application to the Erasmus+ grant and financial support contact your Erasmus+/ International relations department at our university and have a look HERE. 🇪🇺🇦🇹

Internships details

🔹 duration of minimum 2 months
🔹 possible between June and September 2024
🔹 30 hours / week on 4 days / week
🔹 flexible working times during our multi-day projects

By doing a traineeship abroad, you can greatly improve your knowledge, skills and competences that employers are looking for. Also, one in ten of Erasmus+ trainees have created their own company! 🧭

Your Role – Actively shape Erasmus+ Projects!

As our Erasmus+ intern, you are going to be involved in implementing our exciting projects, including:

65th Erasmus+ Youth Exchange in Neumarkt

🔹 You support the organization and execution of our Youth Exchange in a picturesque castle in the Austrian alps (15.07.-23.07.2024).
🔹 You contribute with your creativity to the development of innovative programme content.
🔹 You help with the documentation and evaluation of the project and will be responsible for social media and dissemination measures.

Erasmus+ Youth Participation Activity:

🔹 You play a key role in organising activities that bring together young people and discuss current European politics and policies.
🔹 You support the organisation committee of the „Europa-Forum 2024“. The event focusses on bringing together young people and decision-makers.

Furthermore we offer an insight into Erasmus+ projects and networks. You have the opportunity to translate your creative ideas into practice and be part of a dynamic team of like-minded volunteers committed to a democratic and human-rights-oriented future of Europe. We are going to support your with a public transport ticket for Graz/ Steiermark and assist you in finding a room in a student dormitory for your stay. A workplace in the centre of Graz is available for you in our JEF office. Financial support is covered by the Erasmus+ traineeship programme.🌇💻🦙

What we expect from you!

🔹 Enthusiasm for youth work and the European integration
🔹 Communication and teamwork skills
🔹 Interest in content creation for social media
🔹 Initiative and creative thinking
🔹 Prepared to work flexible hours
🔹 English level B2
🔹 German skills advantageous
🔹 Graphic design skills advantageous
🔹 Experience in photography/ filming advantageous

Get in touch with us, apply with your motivation letter and CV by 29th February 2024 and be part of our team! Send your application to Michael Gressler ( 🤍💚

Together, we shape the future of Europe – join us!