Education & Schools Internship

Hours per week

3 days a week for 3 or 6 months



Application Deadline


Start Date


End Date



Star House
104 Grafton Road
United Kingdom


Purpose of role: 

To support the planning, delivery and development of F&BF’s school workshops, school linking, and teacher training programmes, while gaining experience from an organisation that works with over 5,000 young people in schools every year.

F&BF’s school's programme works to help young people to understand diversity and become more comfortable interacting with people of different faith and belief backgrounds.

Typical tasks include: 

  • Supporting the delivery of workshops, link days and training in schools 
  • Supporting the recruitment of volunteer speakers for interfaith workshops 
  • Participating in programme related planning and development
  • Organising and planning events
  • Promoting the programmes to new schools
  • Observing and evaluating current programmes
  • Completing online research around current educational trends
  • Providing administrative support

What we are looking for: 

  • An interest in and passion for interfaith and intercultural dialogue
  • A positive, sensitive and inclusive approach 
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills 
  • The ability to work independently and as part of a diverse team
  • Experience of/interest in work with young people
  • Excellent organisational skills and solid computer skills

Supervision and support: 

The Schools team provide direct supervision, overseeing and providing feedback on tasks. The Volunteer Manager supports interns’ learning and development. Regular interfaith and skills-based training sessions are provided. Join a network of 200 former and current interns.


This voluntary role is for three or six months, three days a week, in our Kentish Town office. 

Reasonable travel and lunch expenses will be reimbursed.

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F&BF is a leading interfaith and intercultural charity that builds good relations between people from different backgrounds. We welcome applications from people of all faiths, beliefs and cultures.


  • Part Time
  • Travel and lunch expenses will be reimbursed.

How To Apply

Application closing date: Mon 26 November 2018 at 9am 

Assessment day for shortlisted applicants: Thurs 6 Dec 2018

Induction dates: Mon 7 January 2019

Internships finish: Fri 29 March 2019