Which service does Cape Exchange provide?
Every semester, Cape Exchange provides an internship for dozens of international Bachelor, and University degree students, who dream of coming to Cape Town and experience a 5 month internship abroad. For those students, Cape Exchange seeks a suitable internship, provides a pleasurable accommodation, gives them all the knowledge to come well prepared to Cape Town and assists with the application of their student visa.
For our partners, we make sure that we provide enthusiastic, well-educated students, which will have an added value to your organization. Based on your wishes, and the student’s wishes, we will go out and search for the perfect match. Once we believe we found the perfect match, we will introduce you to each other, and will take care of all the paper work once we come to an agreement. For you, as a partner, this means you will have a well-educated student at your disposal for a period of 5 months.
- Our interns typically need to do an internship for a period of 5 months. During this time they will have to work full-time within your organization.
- During their internship., it is important that they will have an internship supervisor within your organization. The internship supervisor guides them throughout their internship, and is there to help in case there are questions.
- Depending on the study, it can be that the intern will need to do a research while he or she is working at your organization. The subject of the research, is normally decided based on the organizations wishes.
- You are not allowed to pay the intern. By South African law, it is forbidden to pay an international intern.