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The Internship Program of FRDP (Guidelines for Applicants)

1: Introduction:

As, FRDP is a nonprofit organization, hence the type of internship is quite different in FRDP if it comes to compare working with other profit making organization. Thus, our focus is more on providing a quality learning to facilitate young persons to get equipped and well prepared to play their part in social services sector in more professional way. However, completing an internship in FRDP gives some very useful skills required by employers when seeking to hire entry-level employees in the field of community development. The internship program in FRDP is pre-career opportunity which is beneficial for students that will add value to their resume.

2: Guidelines for Applicants

  1. Applicant should be confident in making selection of the organization for internship. If applicant have selected FRDP for the internship then please take a time to understand well about FRDP’s programs and working environment (visit FRDP’s website or like face book page to get regular updates).
  2. Guidelines on internship program are available at the FRDP’s website, https://frdp.org.pk/internship/ with link to download Internship Application Form.
  3. Currently FRDP offering two types of Internship Program;

Internship in Program Management (Full Time)

Internship in Departments of Operational Support (Part Time)

  1. The applicant can select only one type of internship program by looking at his/her interest and time. To get into any internship program, applicant may select more than one program or departments in the list provided under each internship program.
  2. 5Provide complete details in form and submit form via email at hr@frdp.org.pk.
  3. Please provide true and complete details in the Internship application form. In case, the information provided in the form is incomplete or has proved to be untrue or fabricated that will cause the rejection of application.
  4. Once the information submitted through internship form then it cannot be changed.
  5. Applicants will received autoreply to confirm that his/her application form has received. Organization can contact to applicant through email or phone in case if any clarity will be
  6. After the details of applicants verified, email will be sent to applicant to provide following credentials.
  1. In case of any question to ask about internship program of FRDP, applicants can contact via email at hr@frdp.org.pk or by calling at Head Office on this number +92 22 2651015 from 9 am to 5 pm

3: Who can apply for internship?

4: Types of FRDP’s Internship Program

Currently FRDP is offering two internship programs, their details are mentioned here;

4.1.a. Internship in Program Management (Full Time)

  1. This is paid internship program as only the traveling allowance of Rs. 6000/- per month will be paid to the intern. In case, pick and drop is provided to local female-interns then traveling allowance will not be paid.
  2. The maximum period for the full internship program in FRDP is three months.
  3. There will be 5 working days in a week i.e. Monday to Friday.
  4. Total will be 8 working hours in a day, 09:00 am to 05:00 pm. As this is also considered as full time internship program.
  5. Cost for lunch will be paid by the intern as this will be not be provided by the office.
  6. During the internship program, the intern will engage in different on-going programs being implemented in various project areas of FRDP i.e. Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Disaster Response & Risk Reduction, Food Security i.e. Therefore, intern must be willing to travel other cities or rural areas to learn various strategies of project implementation.

4.1.b. Benefits of Program Management/Full Time Internship

  1. Experienced and qualified staff will be supervising intern’s progress based on the tasks assigned for learning. Regular feedback will be provided to intern to order to improve the performance of intern.
  2. Intern will get opportunity to get free online trainings relevant to their internship program.
  3. Certificate of Internship will be awarded on successful completion of the internship program.
  4. Picture/short introductory video, with the consent of Intern, will be displayed on the FRDP’s website after successful completion of the internship program.
  5. In future, when FRDP will open new jobs to hire staff on various positions then those interns who have successfully completed internship program, their application will surely be processed for the position applied.
  6. Establish connections with team members and networking with other similar organizations
4.2.a. Internship in Departments of Operational Support (Part Time)
  1. This is paid internship program as only the traveling allowance of Rs. 6000/- per month will be paid to the intern. In case, pick and drop is provided to local female-interns then traveling allowance will not be paid.
  2. The maximum period is only one month under this Internship Program in Departments of Operational Support in FRDP.
  3. There will be 4 working days in a week i.e. Monday to Thursday.
  4. Total can be 4 to 8 working hours in a day based on the interest of the intern. So it could be considered as part time internship
  5. No cost for lunch will be paid by the intern as this will be provided by the office.
  6. This is more office based working it could be includes 90% of the assigned tasks.

4.2.b. Benefits of Departments of Operational Support/Part Time Internship program

  1. Experienced and qualified staff will be supervising intern progress based on the tasks provided for learning.
  2. Regular feedback will be provided to intern to order to improve the performance of intern.
  3. Certificate of Internship will be awarded on successful completion of the internship program.
  4. Picture/short introductory video, with the consent of Intern, will be displayed on the FRDP’s website after successful completion of the internship program.

5: Responsibilities of Intern

  1. Substantial, project/department based tasks allowing the intern to witness the program/departmental functions and deliverance.
  2. Working in team to achieve program/department objectives.
  3. Networking and making connections with team members.
  4. Taking part in organizational events; staff meetings, trainings, etc.
  5. Follow FRDP’s policies and code of conducts while working in office or in community and below mentioned values are highly important must be reflected being as a human;
Values

To apply please download the form and send the filled form to hr@frdp.org.pk by putting “For Internship_Department” in Subject line.

Internship Application Form