Job placements with community NGOs.

Professional apprenticeships

4 - 24 weeks

5 reasons research fellowships are for you

Generate solutions to
community challenges
Get practical
research experience
Get guidance from
expert supervisors
Use your individual
skills
and expertise
Receive career-boosting
mentoring and support

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Save up to 15% on selected programs

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12 week project work
  • Learn from local experts
  • Get immersive training on the ground
  • Develop sought-after conservation skills
12 week work placement
  • Gain hands-on career experience
  • Network with industry professionals
  • Learn real-life skills on the job

Your 12-week placement

Adding conservation experience to your CV is invaluable. That's why, as an apprentice, you'll get to work directly for one of our partners for three months.
Partner name
Seychelles

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Another Partner
Fiji

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Partner name
Seychelles

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Another Partner
Fiji

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Fast-track training

  • Leadership and managing teams
  • Emergency first response
  • Off-site safety management and crisis management
  • Participant management
  • Project management and setting objectives
  • Pastoral care, coaching, mental health
  • Self leadership, professionalism and customer service
  • Delivering effective presentations and workshops
  • Partner engagement, onboarding and management
  • Communications and social media
  • Measuring impact
  • GVI policies and procedures
An impact-driven career.

Guaranteed.

With over 25 years of experience, we know what it takes

Real community
challenges. Collective
solutions. Lasting
systemic change.

Help our local partners to implement social impact solutions
that are guided by our theory of change, and aligned with the
United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

Apply

Stand out from the crowd

Core skills
  • Communication
  • Adaptability
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Work ethic
Progressive skills
  • Resilience
  • Critical thinking
  • Cultural awareness
  • Creativity
Soft skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Communication
  • Teamwork

Kickstart your community career

After completing your apprenticeship, we’ll guarantee that you’ll secure an impact-driven position within 18 months (or we’ll return 50% of your program fee). View our career guarantee

Apprenticeship Program Certificate
Subject Area Foundation Certificate
Leading for Impact Certificate
Leading for Impact Certificate
Apprenticeship Program Certificate
Subject Area Foundation Certificate
Leading for Impact Certificate
Leading for Impact Certificate
You'll also get:
  • One-on-one mentoring sessions
  • Advanced leadership training
  • Fast track training
  • Job portal access
  • Career coaching sessions
  • LinkedIn reference
  • Preferential GVI recruitment
Don't just travel like a tourist
Live like a local

Thailand

Cancun

Seychelles
4 – 24 weeks
Virtual
Internship

Work remotely on real projects for conservation partners.

4 – 12 weeks
Internship

Get broad exposure to a variety of conservation initiatives.

12 – 24 weeks
Research
Fellowship

Complete your thesis or dissertation and get published.

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