Internship opportunity in UNSSC HQ in Italy

E learning development internship opportunity is offered by United Nations System Staff College (UNSSC) in Italy.

UNSSC provides a work environment that reflects the core values of the United
Nations: integrity, professionalism and respect for diversity.

Position title: E learning Development Intern

Deadline: September 10, 207

Duration: 6 Months

Salary: 450€

Location: UNSSC Turin, Italy

Duties and responsibilities

The intern will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

  1. Participate in the design of e learning products.
  2. Assist resource persons on how to use technology and better conduct online courses.
  3. Publish and update content on UNSSC learning platform. (Moodle)
  4. Design questionnaires to measure learning impact.
  5. Perform learning analytics, compile and visualize data, and code qualitative data.
  6. Create video and multimedia content to support learning programmes.
  7. Organize webinars for participants while coordinating with professors and content experts.
  8. Assist with administrative tasks as required.
  9. Any other duties as assigned by the supervisor.



  • Interns who are not financially supported by other institutions shall receive a stipend from UNSSC intended to assist in covering basic subsistence costs.
  • The monthly amount of the stipend is fixed at 450€. No other payment of any kind shall be made to an intern by UNSSC in connection with an internship agreement.


  • The interns shall not be considered in any respect as being a staff member of UNSSC and shall not accrue benefits. In this regard, assignments under the Internship Programme does not carry an expectation of conversion to any other type of contract or appointment in any activity of the UNSSC.
  • Interns may not apply for or are appointed to any position in the Professional or above categories during the period of their internship and for the six months immediately following the expiration date thereof.


Applicants can be considered if they are one of the following:

  • Enrolled in a Master’s or in a Ph.D. programme.
  • Enrolled in the final year of a Bachelor’s programme.
  • Within one year after graduation from a Bachelor’s, Master’s or Ph.D. programme in instructional design, adult education, communication, web design, graphic design or other related areas from an accredited college or university.


  • Previous work experience is not required.
  • Portfolio or evidence of skills is highly desirable.
  • Previous experience in qualitative data analysis is an asset.

Language competencies:

  • Fluency (written and oral) in English.

Computer skills:

  • Excellent computer skills in the Microsoft Office suite.
  • Familiarity with online learning and social media tools.
  • Mobile app development experience is an asset.

Other skills and competencies:

  • Ability to learn and act in a fast paced environment.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • High motivation  with a desire to learn and grow professionally.

Deadline: 10 September, 2017

How to Apply:

You can Apply online

Submission Guideline

You need to submit the following documents in English:

  • An up to date curriculum vitae (resume).
  • A motivation letter.
  • For applicants who are currently enrolled in a degree programme, an endorsement from their University or sponsoring Institution is required.

Please indicate in the subject “Application for Internship vacancy announcement 006″

Submission email:

  • Applications should be submitted by email to or by fax: (0039) 011 65359 02.


For further help in applying this internship, you can call 0093770167912.

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