Student Employment Opportunities

Internships, Apprenticeships, Summer and Part-time Jobs

Types of Employment Opportunities 

  • Volunteer Work
  • Training
  • Internships (Paid & Non-paid)
  • Apprenticeships
  • Summer Jobs 
  • Part-Time Jobs
  • Alumni/Graduate Jobs (Full-time)


Current Opportunities for Summer 2019 -GEMS Specific

Company Name  Type of Opportunity Details


How to Apply

 Company Website & Information

Tiger Spike Summer (2 Month Internship) 2019 Intern to spend time in each department to learn different processes, and shadow employees of a specific department  where they show most interest, contribute to the projects and learn.

✔Age 15+


FILLED -Check back for more opportunities



Kings College Hospital London -UAE Open over Summer 2019

Internship opportunities are available in the following departments as available and as per qualifications:


✔Human Resources

✔Learning & Development




Great opportunity to explore the medical field

✔Age 15+


✔Interest and experience in one of the listed areas

July 2019 FILLED

Interested students for August must fill out the following form in detail for consideration:


Email the completed form to Pam Montgomery

Website Summer 2019 Management Support Intern to help the Executive Management team -Full description available HERE

✔Age 15+

✔Detail oriented


✔Great organizational skills

FILLED -Check website for more opportunities


Apparel Group UAE Summer 2019 Seeking 25 to 30 students this Summer across the Apparel Group of Brands

✔Age 15+


Interested students must fill out the following form in detail for consideration


Email the completed form to  Reena Bedi

Popular Science Arabia July 2019 The interns will learn the basics of Science Journalism. During their internship, they will cover news, report about science topics, and generate Science ideas that target  millennial. 

✔Age 13-17


✔Arab Citizen

✔Good Knowledge in Arabic Writing

✔Basic English

✔Ability to work from Office (Abu Dhabi

✔Have personal laptop

✔Interest in Science and Technology

Students meeting all of the requirements listed are encouraged to submit their CV/Resume's for consideration directly to Saad Lofty.

Website Summer 2019

A Canadian based Mustang website is looking to transform their online forum to a social media community reaching to USA and Globally. Think you could get a following of 5k users in a short amount of time? Love social media? Love Mustangs? If yes to the above then you will love this opportunity to be the pioneer of a social media account where your results could add significantly to your resume/portfolio.

✔Age 16+



✔Love for Mustangs & Cars

FILLED  Website
School Transportation Services -STS  Summer 2019
  • Manage company social media channels, including Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and other relevant platforms and engage in social media presence creation on new and emerging social media platforms.
  • Create new dynamic written, graphic, and video content and optimises content that promotes audience interaction, increases audience presence on company sites, and encourages audience participation.
  • Assists Marketing and Communications team with planned events with customers and the community and works as part of a team to develop large social media campaigns and proposes new ideas and concepts for social media content.
  • Analyses and reports audience information and demographics, and success of existing social media projects.
  • Works with marketing and social media team members to coordinate ad campaigns with social media strategy.  Writes and distributes any e-newsletters to subscribers of service or internal employees and stakeholders.
  • Manages social media communications and uses timelines and scheduled content to create a consistent stream of new content for audience interaction while analysing, managing, and altering schedules where necessary to optimise visits.

✔Age 16+


✔Marketing or Social Media Marketing studies preferred

✔Technology Skills

✔Content Writing

✔Any experience in Graphic Design.

Send a copy of your CV and Cover letter outlining how you meet the job requirement to c[email protected]  Website


Other Opportunities

Visit our partner who have over 1200 employers and hundreds of opportunities listed! Make sure you complete your profile and engage with the tools and resources to make yourself stand out!




Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

Who is eligible for the opportunities?

Any GEMS student or Graduate as specified in the opportunity listing.

When is the program going to launch?

The program is open and we encourage all those interested to start an application on our partner site please note that in order to seek out opportunities that you must complete a full profile and fit the required criteria as mentioned in the postings. 

When will more opportunities become available?

We are continuously adding more opportunities with our partners Oliv and encourage you to check on a regular basis. In addition your school may have specific opportunities related to your program/curriculum and we encourage you to follow up with your school counselor and/or career coordinator.  

What if I don't like my placement?

We all can experience challenges in the work place. It is important to discuss with the employment partner or your career liaison about the challenges you are facing and how they can be rectified.

Will I get paid?

We believe in individuals being compensated for their hard work although some positions may not be paid or on a volunteering basis. Sometimes having the experience on your resume is worth more than a paycheck!

How old do I need to be?

As per the Ministry of Labor, students are allowed to complete training periods and fill in positions in the private sector. For training purposes students aged 12- 18 years should produce a written consent letter from their legal guardian. Students between the ages of 15 to 18 years will require work permits for part-time work and paid placements.

There are no opportunities for me, what do I do?

If you are having difficulty finding the right opportunity we suggest you follow up with your career counselor or reach out to us via the contact form to see how we can help assist you better. 

Do I need a Resume/CV?

Absolutely, there are many tools and resources through your school counselor that should be able to help you with this. Employers need to see your experience and sometimes portfolio to ensure you are a good fit for them and the role.