LiveBeyond offers two types of different internships opportunities. You can intern at LiveBeyond's headquarters in Nashville, TN or Grand Prairie, TX, or you can serve with us at the LiveBeyond base in Thomazeau, Haiti.
If you are applying for an internship at the LiveBeyond base in Haiti, please read our international internship requirements.
If you are applying for an internship at LiveBeyond's headquarters in Grand Prairie or Nashville, please read our stateside internship requirements.
INTERNSHIPS IN HAITI
- Location: Thomazeau, Haiti
- Commitment: Three week minimum (renewable option available)
- Hours: Interns can expect to work between 30-40 hours a week and will work on some evenings and weekends as needed.
- Internship position is unpaid.
- Housing: Room & board will be provided by LiveBeyond.
- Airfare: Interns are responsible for purchasing all flights to and from Haiti.
- Requirements: Please read our international internship requirements and required reading list before applying.
Types of Internships
The General Internship will give interns the opportunity to serve in multiple capacities at the LiveBeyond base. Interns may assist with responsibilities such as preparation for team weeks and organizing supplies. In this position, interns will float to various programs and projects to help us effectively run day-to-day operations.
Medical research internship
Medical data and research from LiveBeyond field operations are regularly published in peer-reviewed literature. The Medical Research Internship will consist of reviewing data and assisting with the development of medical research projects.
The Agriculture Internship is a hands-on learning experience in which interns work alongside our Haitian farm staff to help run the LiveBeyond farm. Our agriculture development program is designed to help improve local farmers' knowledge and techniques, as well as increase crop yields through sustainable practices.
The ESL/Literacy Internship is focused on helping locals and our Haitian staff further their education and communicate better in English. This position will also offer the opportunity to teach people how to read and give them the infinite gift of education.
KÈ POU TIMOUN & EDUCATION INTERNSHIP
The Kè Pou Timoun & Education Internship will consist of creating, organizing, and teaching daily lesson plans and activities for 100+ children in our Kè Pou Timoun program. Interns will assist with curriculum development and will lead daily classes with the assistance of our Haitian staff team assigned to this program.
JOhnny's Kids Internship
The Johnny's Kids Internship provides interns with the opportunity to work in our Johnny's Kids program. Interns will assist with physical therapy, teach basic skills, and spend quality time with children enrolled in our program who have special needs.
The Business Internship will consist of professional as well as administrative tasks. Interns may assist with the accounting, inventory, and financial functions for our base of operations as well as general accounting department tasks. This position will also provide the opportunity to work on various special projects on the base.
The Hospitality Internship provides interns with the opportunity to be immersed in the operations and management of our guest house. Interns will learn all about the challenges and logistics behind remote operations while gaining experience in leading our Haitian staff and cooks to prepare meals and accommodations for mission teams. Interns will also be a friendly face to assist mission team members with any questions or needs that arise during a mission week.
maternal health internship
The Maternal Health Internship provides interns with the opportunity to work in our Maternal Health program. The position will help provide comprehensive prenatal and postnatal care, and maternal health education to 300+ pregnant mothers enrolled in the program.