Thursday, 12 July 2018

GetSmarter BS Internship Programme 2018

Are you fresh out of university and looking for a new challenge? Do you have a passion for education and are you curious about the fast emerging EdTech field?

GetSmarter, premium providers of continuing education, is looking for Interns to experience being part of our team of over 450 in-house rockstar employees and 180 industry experts who have successfully changed the lives of over 50,000 customers to date.

This internship comes with the opportunity to learn and gain knowledge of GetSmarter through Front Desk or Talent duties and work experience in our Business Systems department. This is a 6 months full-time paid internship.

Key responsibilities
  • Be the welcoming face of “front of house” for GetSmarter.
  • Answer calls at the switchboard and transfer them to the relevant team members.
  • Spend 60% of your time in the Business Systems department gaining relevant hands-on job experience
Job requirements

Must be articulate, professional and have a good command of both spoken and written English
A tertiary degree or qualification/Final year student
Must be extremely computer literate

Job-specific competencies
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Team player
  • Great ability to manage pressure and stress
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Passion and a ‘can-do’ attitude
Why It’s Great to Work at GetSmarter

GetSmarter offers a high-energy work environment that’s both challenging and fun. We work hard, but our office is a social place. We believe that a community of motivated, healthy and happy employees is key to a thriving team.
This is why we place huge importance on the culture at GetSmarter and creating an environment that brings out the best in our team.

Benefits for General Interns
  • Paid internship
  • Letter of reference
  • You get the opportunity to complete one of our local short courses, for free
  • Possible permanent employment at GetSmarter
  • Sought-after industry experience
  • A complimentary caffeine kick every morning and afternoon, made by our in-house barista
  • Fun theme days and spontaneous activities planned by our culture squad
  • Subsidised parking
  • Subsidised healthy meals and in-house canteen
  • Subsidised in-house biokineticist
  • Free gym

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