Internship in the Second-Largest City in Valencia, Alicante
Alicante is located in the south of the Valencian community on the coast of the Mediterranean sea. The population is around 335,000 which makes Alicante the second biggest city in Valencia. The metropolitan area has a population of 770,000 people. A large percentage of the population are foreigners as Alicante has attracted immigrants from countries such as Colombia, Ecuador, Argentina, Russia and Morocco as well as retirees from North Europe.
Placement in a City with Thousands of Years of History
It is assumed that the area of Alicante has had inhabitants for over 7,000 years with the first inhabitants arriving as early as 3,000 to 5,000 years B.C. The city itself stands next to the ancient ruins of Carthaginian settlement established 300 years B.C. Before the Carthaginians, the area had been explored by Greeks and Phoenicians.
Internship in Alicante: One of the Fastest Growing Cities in Spain!
The local economy is based mainly on tourism as Alicante is a coastal city with beaches on the Mediterranean coast. Another big part of the city’s economy is the services sector and public administration. In addition to the lively economy, the University in Alicante has about 25,000 students. Many of the students are foreign, which one might get to know while doing an internship in Alicante.
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Below you will find further information relating to internships in Alicante
Internship Fields Available in Alicante
Spain Internship offers placements in various fields in Alicante. Our positions are most frequently in the areas of:
Benefits of the Placements
The majority of our placements in Alicante are paid positions. Only a small number of them are unpaid. However, all of our positions offer a great opportunity to gain practical experience and knowledge essential for anyone's CV. It also provides a great opportunity to immerse yourself in a new language and culture.
Duration of the Internships
The lenghts of the placements we offer in Alicante vary depending on what sector the position is in and what type of service you avail of. Positions in the Hospitality & Tourism field can last from 8 weeks to 6 months. Positions in the Business sector will typically last for 3 to 12 months. However, those who decide to use our premium service may be able to get internships of a shorter lenght in this sector.
You will find more information on the services that we offer below.
What is the Cost of Living in Alicante?
In Aicante, a modest room in a shared apartment will typically cost around €200-€350 per month depending the area. An apartment in Alicante will usually cost between €500 - €1000 per month depending on the location.
Documentation: What you need to know to prepare for your internship in Alicante!
If you are an EU citizen you will not need a Visa to come to Alicante. All you will need to get is an NIE number (número de identificación de extranjeros) and a social security number. Follow the link for more detailed information here.
If you are not an EU citizen you may need to obtain a Visa before coming to Alicante. Follow the link for more information here. You will also need to get an NIE and social security number.
How do we work?
Spain Internship has two kinds of services:
Spain Internship recruits and selects international candidates for many companies in Spain and in other European countries. Applying for these vacancies is completely free of charge and we will assist you during the whole process, trying to help you to get a placement with the required conditions. Though we have a very high success rate, within this service we cannot guarantee you a placement, as companies will make the final decision about your application.
In order to apply for all of our open vacancies, you can use our application form at http://apply.spain-internship.com or press the Apply button in the Top menu. Just follow the application process and we will contact you for a Skype interview.
You can find all of our open programs listed for Alicante at Internships in Alicante. To make them easily recognisable, all the vacancies which are indicated by a "No fees"! title are handled through our recruiting process. Click here to find all of our open programs.
As our aim is to guarantee you a perfect placement, we have a second option for those who were not selected in our open vacancies or have really specific requirements. The mediation service is a customised, adaptable service where we guarantee to find you the perfect internship based on your requirements. One of our agents will work on your application and provide you personal assistance during the process. Note that this service has direct costs related.
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