Internship Opportunity - CYP Caribbean Centre, Guyana

Date Published: 
Tuesday, January 22, 2013

The Commonwealth Youth Programme Caribbean Centre (CYP Caribbean) invites applications from young graduates aged 20 – 29 in the Commonwealth Caribbean for the post of Commonwealth Intern with the CYP Caribbean Centre based in Georgetown, Guyana.

Candidates interested in the job should submit the following information either electronically or in a hard copy by January 25th 2013 as per details below:

1. Copy of current Curriculum Vitae (CV)

2. Letter of support from the government ministry/agency responsible for youth (desirable but not essential).

3. A write–up not exceeding two pages indicating the following:

  • Why you are seeking an international attachment and what qualities you possess that would support a successful Internship;
  • How your participation in this programme fits into your future career goals;
  • What skills you have from any previous volunteer work or educational experience;
  • Any international experience either through travelling, living or volunteering abroad; and
  • How you will prepare and adapt to living and working in a new culture and country.

4. A legible photocopy of your passport, birth certificate or residency status – to verify age and citizenship status.

5. Completed application form (attached) with one recent passport size photograph.

6. Two letters of reference.

Please click here for the application form


Submit applications clearly marked Internship Opportunity to the following:

Mail: Regional Director

Commonwealth Youth Programme Caribbean Centre 

Homestretch Avenue, Durban Park, Georgetown, Guyana

Tel: 011 592 226 8565; 3064 Fax: 011592 226 8371 

Or scan and submit all documentation to [email protected]