Work Abroad Experiences and Internships

Are you ready to improve your resume and gain experience in your career? You can join one of our Work Abroad Experience programs. Broaden your horizons in your profession in South Africa.

EDGE of AFRICA can help you find an internship opportunity in almost any field, through our network of recognized companies and NGO’s.

You can also combine your Work Experience Abroad program with one of our volunteer projects.

We can offer experience in teaching, social work, research, criminology, events management, conservation work, marketing and business management, and many more!

Browse our opportunities below, and if you  do not find what you are looking for, please contact us, and let us find your ideal placement in South Africa.


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Criminology Work Experience & Community Volunteer Projects

Experience various aspects of the exciting field of law enforcement and community safety. Gain insight into life in the community by assisting with our community outreach [...]

Social Media & Marketing Work Experience

If you are a marketing student or graduate looking for some practical experience, or simply somebody with a passion for social media then this is the [...]

Events Management Work Experience & Community Volunteer Projects

Enjoy the valuable experience of planning and running your own event from start to finish! Gain experience in all aspects of planning and running events; from [...]

Pre-school Teaching Internship, South Africa

Join us as a preschool teaching intern in South Africa and support underprivileged pre-schools. Boost your resume with international teaching experience Provide much-needed support to a [...]

Marine Research Internship, Mozambique

Join this Marine Research internship in Mozambique and work alongside experts in the field of Marine Biology in a tropical paradise! Get hands on experience of [...]