Awaken

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Internship

Internship

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ABROAD

Awaken does not simply offer tours around Ecuador; what Awaken fosters are travel experiences with hands-on learning and personal reflection all alongside an Ecuadorian family. We primarily market toward universities. Come intern with us, helping us market our experiential learning programs!



Awaken does not simply offer tours around Ecuador; what Awaken fosters are travel experiences with hands-on learning and personal reflection all alongside an Ecuadorian family. We primarily market toward universities. Come intern with us, helping us market our experiential learning programs!

We are a mix of foreigners and Ecuadorians living in the Awaken House. Work in a new culture, learning to communicate in a different language. Help us advance the vision of the company, jumping right in with real responsibilities.  Outside of work, explore and have fun with us!

Be a part of the Awaken team. Be a part of the Awaken family.

ABOUT

ABOUT

We are a mix of foreigners and Ecuadorians living in the Awaken House. Work in a new culture, learning to communicate in a different language and help us advance the vision of the company, you will jump right in with real responsibilities. Outside of work, explore and have fun with us! 

Be a part of the Awaken team. Be a part of the Awaken family. 

Why intern with Awaken?

Our Internships

Come intern with us, marketing our experiential learning programs! Use your knowledge and skillset in the areas of marketing, social media, sales, and communication.

Responsibilities include:


↝ Follow and improve upon the marketing plan

↝ Participate in tourism activities to obtain content for social media

↝ Manage content for social media

↝ Support relationship building and sales activities

↝ Be a part of real negotiations, approach clients, and close sales with universities and companies around the world

The primary responsibility of the design intern is to create and propose various:

↝ visual identification applications 
          ↝ logos
          ↝ images


At the youth foundation, the primary objective is to generate an educational, positive, and caring atmosphere and empower our youth to build strategies toward self-improvement.

Intern objectives:


↝ organize and lead different activities, including:
          ↝ art
          ↝ painting
          ↝ theatre
          ↝ music
          ↝ dance
          ↝ sports
          ↝ yoga

↝ Create a strategy to engage kids with a fixed schedule in a manner that is enjoyable for them

↝ Help them identify life opportunities and lifestyle changes

↝ communication media
          ↝ posters
          ↝ leaflets
          ↝ press advertisements

The Internship program is designed for students who wish to combine their theoretical knowledge while accruing professional skills
• Enhance skills in creativity, leadership, and teamwork.
• Be exposed to life outside of the classroom
• Gain experience working for an international company.
• Have the opportunity to volunteer with the children and families supported by Awaken.

You will undergo various trainings provided by professionals and gain a truly experiential education. You will have the opportunity to travel to rainforests, mountains, caves, lakes, and waterfalls. 

• Learn about a entrepreneurship, marketing, sales, communication, social media, and design
• Work closely with the Chief Creative Officer and Business Development Manager 

• Develop a sense of teamwork
• Have the autonomy to share your ideas
• Learn how to communicate in a different language
• Gain industry knowledge first hand from professionals
• Demonstrate  initiative, reliability, and  responsibility
• Bridge education from school with the professional world
• Experience the results of your work
• Learn from diversity 

• Work with an extended network of professionals
• Meet new people and practice networking skills
• Discover various career paths utilizing the mentorship of Awaken professionals 

Why intern with Awaken?

Career exploration

Our Internships

Networking and mentorship

Leadership and skill development

Come intern with us, marketing our experiential learning programs!  Use your knowledge and skillset in the areas of marketing, social media, sales, and communication.
Responsibilities include:
↝  Improve and follow the marketing plan
↝  Participate in tourism activities to obtain content for social media
↝    Manage content for social media
↝ Support relationship building and sales activities
↝ Be a part of real negotiations, approach clients, and close sales with universities and companies around the world

The Internship program is designed for students who wish to combine their theoretical knowledge while accruing professional skills
• Enhance skills in creativity, leadership, and teamwork.
• Be exposed to life outside of the classroom
• Gain experience working for an international company.
• Have the opportunity to volunteer with the children and families supported by Awaken.

You will undergo various trainings provided by professionals and gain a truly experiential education. You will have the opportunity to travel to rainforests, mountains, caves, lakes, and waterfalls. 

• Learn about a entrepreneurship, marketing, sales, communication, social media, and design
• Work closely with the Chief Creative Officer and Business Development Manager 

• Develop a sense of teamwork
• Have the autonomy to share your ideas
• Learn how to communicate in a different language
• Gain industry knowledge first hand from professionals
• Demonstrate  initiative, reliability, and  responsibility
• Bridge education from school with the professional world
• Experience the results of your work
• Learn from diversity 

• Work with an extended network of professionals
• Meet new people and practice networking skills
• Discover various career paths utilizing the mentorship of Awaken professionals 

Why intern with Awaken?

Career exploration

Our Internships

Networking and mentorship

Leadership and skill development

The primary responsibility of the design intern is to create and propose various: ↝ visual identification applications 
          ↝ logos
          ↝ images
↝ communication media
          ↝ posters
          ↝ leaflets
          ↝ press advertisements

The Internship program is designed for students who wish to combine their theoretical knowledge while accruing professional skills
• Enhance skills in creativity, leadership, and teamwork.
• Be exposed to life outside of the classroom
• Gain experience working for an international company.
• Have the opportunity to volunteer with the children and families supported by Awaken.

You will undergo various trainings provided by professionals and gain a truly experiential education. You will have the opportunity to travel to rainforests, mountains, caves, lakes, and waterfalls. 

• Learn about a entrepreneurship, marketing, sales, communication, social media, and design
• Work closely with the Chief Creative Officer and Business Development Manager 

• Develop a sense of teamwork
• Have the autonomy to share your ideas
• Learn how to communicate in a different language
• Gain industry knowledge first hand from professionals
• Demonstrate  initiative, reliability, and  responsibility
• Bridge education from school with the professional world
• Experience the results of your work
• Learn from diversity 

• Work with an extended network of professionals
• Meet new people and practice networking skills
• Discover various career paths utilizing the mentorship of Awaken professionals 

Why intern with Awaken?

Career exploration

Our Internships

Networking and mentorship

Leadership and skill development

At the youth foundation, the primary objective is to generate an educational, positive, and caring atmosphere and empower our youth to build strategies toward self-improvement. Intern objectives 
↝ organize and lead different activities, including:
          ↝ art
          ↝ painting
          ↝ theatre
          ↝ music
          ↝ dance
          ↝ sports
          ↝ yoga
↝ Create a strategy to engage kids with a fixed schedule in a manner that is enjoyable for them
↝ Help them identify life opportunities and lifestyle changes

Marketing

Come intern with us, marketing our experiential learning programs! Use your knowledge and skillset in the areas of marketing, social media, sales, and communication.

Responsibilities include:

↝ Follow and improve upon the marketing plan

↝ Participate in tourism activities to obtain content for social media

↝ Manage content for social media

↝ Support relationship building and sales activities

↝ Be a part of real negotiations, approach clients, and close sales with universities and companies around the world

Design

Come intern with us, using your skills to create, design, and implement designs and materials for Awaken! 

Responsibilities include:

↝  Create designs, images, and graphics for various mediums

↝  Design graphics and images for the website and social media content

↝  Engage in creative brainstorming session and formulate and pitch concepts 

↝ Support Awaken team in efforts regarding visual appearance, brand cohesion, and user experience

↝  Handle multiple projects simultaneously

youth development

At the youth foundation, the primary objective is to generate an educational, positive, and caring atmosphere and empower our youth to build strategies toward self-improvement.

Intern objectives:

↝ Organize and lead different activities, including:
          ↝ art                                       ↝ painting
          ↝ theatre                              ↝ music
          ↝ dance                                ↝ sports
          ↝ yoga

↝ Create a strategy to engage kids with a fixed schedule in a manner that is enjoyable for them

↝ Help them identify life opportunities and lifestyle changes

Languages

Come intern with us as an ENGLISH, GERMAN, or FRENCH teacher. Must be a native speaker. You will be teaching both Awaken clients and the kids at the youth foundation. 

Responsibilities include:

Clients:
↝ Create, plan, and teach classes, both inside and outside the classroom
↝ Develop experiential learning programs to really help our clients learn English in everyday settings
↝ Teach participants the practical knowledge of the language

Youth foundation:
↝ Develop lesson plans and activities that are meaningful and engaging for kids
↝ Teach them the language at their level of understanding



• Learn about a entrepreneurship, marketing, sales, communication, social media, and design
• Work closely with the Chief Creative Officer and Business Development Manager 

• Learn about a entrepreneurship, marketing, sales, communication, social media, and design
• Work closely with the Chief Creative Officer and Business Development Manager 

• Develop a sense of teamwork
• Have the autonomy to share your ideas
• Learn how to communicate in a different language
• Gain industry knowledge first hand from professionals
• Demonstrate  initiative, reliability, and  responsibility


• Develop a sense of teamwork
• Have the autonomy to share your ideas
• Learn how to communicate in a different language
• Gain industry knowledge first hand from professionals
• Demonstrate  initiative, reliability, and  responsibility
• Bridge education from school with the professional world
• Experience the results of your work
• Learn from diversity 

• Work with an extended network of professionals
• Meet new people and practice networking skills
• Discover various career paths utilizing the mentorship of Awaken professionals 

• Work with an extended network of professionals
• Meet new people and practice networking skills
• Discover various career paths utilizing the mentorship of Awaken professionals 

Career exploration

Career exploration

Leadership and skill development

Leadership and skill development

Networking and mentorship

Networking and mentorship

• Bridge education from school with the professional world 
• Experience the results of your work
• Learn from diversity 

• Work with an extended network of professionals
• Meet new people and practice networking skills
• Discover various career paths utilizing the mentorship of Awaken professionals 

• Work with an extended network of professionals
• Meet new people and practice networking skills 
• Discover various career paths utilizing the mentorship of Awaken professionals 

During your stay, the following is provided:

↝ Accommodation during the entire stay
↝ Breakfast Monday - Friday
↝ Airfare (optional - can be purchased through Awaken)
↝ Transportation from the airport upon arrival and to the airport on the day of departure
↝ Safe and spacious house along with being part of an Ecuadorian family
↝ One cultural activity a week
↝ Tour of Quito

There are no program fees to volunteer with Awaken. All volunteers live together in the Awaken house. It is a large fully equipped house located in a safe area. The cost of accommodation is $490/month. 

During your stay, the following is provided:

↝ Accommodation during the entire stay
↝ Breakfast Monday - Friday; option to purchase dinners prepared by Awaken's house mom, Mamita
↝ Airfare (optional - can be purchased through Awaken)
↝ Transportation from the airport upon arrival and to the airport on the day of departure
↝ Safe and spacious house along with being part of an Ecuadorian family
↝ One cultural activity a week
↝ Tour of Quito

All interns live together in the Awaken house. It is a large fully equipped house located in a safe area. The cost of accommodation is $390/month. 

ACCOMODATION

Accommodation

In order to apply to intern with Awaken, please send your CV to information@awaken.com.ec with “Interning with Awaken” as the subject line. If you have experience in design, please attach 5 of your best works.

In order to apply to intern with Awaken, please send your CV to information@awaken.com.ec with “Interning with Awaken” as the subject line. If you have experience in design, please attach 5 of your best works.

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Apply now