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Program Description

The Federal Institute is an institution of basic, higher, professional and multi-curricular education, specialised in the provision of professional and technological education in the different modalities of teaching, based on the combination of technical and technological knowledge with its pedagogical practices.

The federal institute aim to develop and offer technical and professional education at all levels of modality and, with this, to train and qualify citizens to work in the various sectors of the economy, with emphasis on local, regional and national socio-economic development.

The participant will volunteer at the campus International Relations office, which is allocated in the rectory building, as an assistant. In this position, this person will assist the team with:

  • research and production of information and relevant reports on academic mobility;
  • posting important  information in the office Facebook page;
  • contacting international institutions open for cooperation in order to negotiate partnerships;
  • organizing events about academic exchanges and mobility;
  • documents control and transport between sectors;
  • general office activities, such as answering the phone, receiving correspondence, etc.

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The team at AFS Brazil are looking forward to discussing the programmes with you and can be called or Whatsapp’d on +55 21 992 275 917 between 11am and 8pm.

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Program Details

  • Program Type
    • Volunteering
  • Location
  • Program for an individual or for a group
  • Program highlights
    • Education
    • International Relations

What's included in your experience

  • Housing
  • Host Family Placement
  • 24/7 Emergency Support
  • Meals
  • Assistance with Application Process
  • Global Competence Certificate
  • Continuous Support
  • Pre-Departure Orientation
  • Orientations during your time abroad
  • Access to Alumni Network
  • Worldwide Presence
  • 70 Years Experience
  • Individual Contact Person
  • Airport Pick-up
  • Domestic Transport
  • Medical Insurance

What you are responsible for

  • Airfare
  • Visa and Passport Fees
  • Medical Insurance
  • Vaccinations