Traineeship at EuroClio - European Association of History Educators

EuroClio - European Association of History Educators

The Hague, Netherlands

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Activity description

EuroClio - European Association of History Educators invites university students to apply for a traineeship position to gain practical experience working for an international NGO in the field of history education. EuroClio is an umbrella organisation of 84 history and citizenship teachers' associations, working on history education projects, developing educational resources, providing professional development, and lobbying for better history education practices. Typical trainee tasks include supporting project and event management (logistics, communication with partners, setting meeting agendas, making minutes, budgeting, etc.), outreach and communication (social media, website), fundraising (monitoring opportunities, developing project ideas, writing proposals), historical content development (researching source collections), and basic office management (answering the phone, filing documents, etc.). More information can be found at:

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

Remuneration is up to €400/month for a 5-day work week. If necessary, we can cover local commuting costs up to €100/month. All project- and work-related travel is covered by EuroClio. EuroClio does not provide accommodation for trainees; however, we can provide assistance in finding suitable local accommodation if needed.

Training during the activity

EuroClio offers a selection of possible trainings to its trainees, including but not limited to: time management, event reporting, Microsoft Office, budgeting, public speaking, networking, project acquisition, and copyright clearance. Trainees are invited to select trainings to participate in based on their professional development goals, and trainings are held regularly throughout the traineeship depending on the availability of the staff and trainees.

Participant profile

We are looking for candidates who: are in the final stage of their university Bachelor degree or in their Master degree; have a background in history, education, international relations, management, or a related field; have skills in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Powerpoint); are flexible, motivated and are able to work independently; and are fluent in English (written and spoken). Knowledge of additional languages, website management (including CMS, WordPress) and design skills are considered an asset.

Activity dates

A total of 20 week(s) during the period 02/11/2020 to 31/03/2021

Activity location

Riouwstraat 139, 2585 HP The Hague Netherlands

Looking for participants from

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Spain, Finland, France, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, North Macedonia, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, United Kingdom

Activity topics

Social challenges

Citizenship and democratic participation

Education and training

Deadline for applications

No application deadline