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Internship in Social Work with children in Ghana (individual search)


mind. 8 Weeks

Working hours


Minimum age

from 18 years


depending on the Internship

Language skills

Good english knowledge

Overview internship in Ghana

Complete an internship in social work with children in Ghana in preparation for your professional career. Our partner organization has the opportunity to search for an internship for you individually. You are studying social work or are very interested in this topic? Working with children has also always fascinated you?  Here you can inform yourself about the interesting tasks, which await you in an internship in the field of social work. Social work with children is divided in different fields such as working in children’s home, orphanages, youth camps, with street children or in various other social institutions. In addition the work can vary so that you have to work, depending on the organisation, with children, young people or their parents. Only since 2001 social work is a specialized science in Germany. But in other European and non-European countries (mainly in the USA) it is considered as a scientific discipline for several decades. The main task of social work is to resolve, to allay or to prevent practical social problems. Generally it should raise the welfare of the people. Essential for social work are the principles of human rights and social justice. Interns in social work will find a large and wide field of work with lots of interesting and challenging task. You want to know more about the tasks? Under description there is a list of several possible tasks.

    Internship abroad service - what's in and what's not in

    Services for your internship abroad include the active support in the preparation of your entire stay abroad. The team of our partner organization in each country supports you, wherever you require it:

    What’s included:

    • Individual internship placement according your desired branch and time
    • Contractual procedures between the company and the applicant
    • Assisting visa application
    • Information about cheap flights, travel insurances and other important travel documents
    • Orientation on site through a staff member
    • Tips and information about freetime activities
    • Contact person during your stay abroad
    • 24-hour emergency number
    • Regular meetings with all volunteers or interns

    Optional additional services:

    • Arrangement of accommodation 
    • Airport transportation with direct transfer to your accommodation
    • Organization of a rental car or scooter

    What’s not included:

    • Visa 
    • Flights
    • Insurance
    • Local transport
    • Food and beverage

    Your coordinator in Ghana

    Prince is the Manager of a private organization in Ghana's capital Accra, which is concerned with optimizing the situation of disadvantaged communities. Volunteers are important partners of the project. The organization focuses on improving the education, health and human rights situation of women in Ghana. Prince studied Social Work and collaborates with in order to get as many volunteers to Ghana as possible. Learn more about Prince here!