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London - United Kingdom

So you have made the choice to visit the amazing city that is London, go you ! It is an excitingly wonderful city and regardless of how you spend your time, you will not be disappointed in what it has to offer. We have some tips to go to London for your Internship, Graduate job, Student job, Summer job, Volunteering.

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Advices for your internship in London

Before you pack your bags and get off on your big adventure in London, here are five things you will need for your stay.

Appropriate clothing

And when I say appropriate, I mean appropriate. Depending on the time of year you plan on visiting London, the weather and temperature can vary a lot. It is always on the cooler side if you're coming from a warmer part of the world, so be sure to check weather forecasts for the duration of your stay. You would hate to get caught out in the cold !

Londoner's have a reputation for being well dressed and smartly polished, so if you're working in London then smart business casual is ideal. Typically, the rule is that it's always better to overdress than underdress.

In the summer months, between June – August, expect sunny and warm days with an occasional rainfall. Average temperatures during the day sit between 17-22°C, so light jackets, pants, dresses and enclosed shoes are an appropriate choice.

In the winter months, between December – February, average daily temperatures are around 4-5°C. You can expect snowfall, wind and/or rain most days so be sure to bring thick jackets, thermal clothing, boots and gloves for this period.

Bring your appetite !

London has one of the largest varieties of food on offer in the world – try your hand at finishing an entire traditionally cooked English breakfast, before stopping off to eat a quick kebab on your way to afternoon tea. Don't forget to try a few delicious French pastries before having dinner at a top Italian restaurant. If you are decidedly still peckish after dinner be sure to grab an Indian curry before heading out to the local pub for a few pints. Whatever your tastes, London has the food for you.

Maps

London is a huge city with a little over 8.5 million inhabitants ! It has an extensive metro and public transport system so it is beneficial to research the area you will be staying in before arriving. Find out where your accommodation is in relation to where you'll be working, the closest bus stop, train station, supermarket, bank and (of course) the local pub! That way you won't feel like such a stranger during your first few days and you'll be able to make the most of your time in the city.

Before arriving be sure to check out any local tourist and entertainment attractions you might want to visit while you're there. There is so much to do and see – the list really is endless! So be sure to find out where attractions are located, what their opening times are, what costs are involved and what is the easiest way to get there.

Metro Card

One of the most efficient and affordable ways of getting around London is by public transport; you can travel anywhere in the city on the vast array of buses and trains available. So before you leave, ensure you have organised a pre-paid Visitor Oyster Card which allows you access to any of the services on the Tube, tram, DLR, London Overground, TfL Rail, River Bus and most National Rail services.

Understanding Cultural Differences

The Brits are an interesting bunch! While most of the time they are very polite and welcoming, don't be offended or surprised if help is hard to find sometimes, especially if you're asking for directions in downtown London. Londoner's are notoriously known for ignoring tourists and avoiding eye contact or small talk – it's nothing personal, it is just a part of London culture.

Some offers in London

Marketing Internship - German Speaker Only

Salary: Expenses only Eligibility: Candidates must be undertaking a course that requires them to complete a work placement Language requirements: German speaking only Start date: October 2018...
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For 3 to 6 months
Marketing
London
United Kingdom
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Digital marketing Intern

Do you want to put your creative writing skills as well as your analytical and business skills to the test? Would you like to gain deep marketing experience, especially in social media and PPC? Are yo...
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For 3 to 6 months
Marketing
London
United Kingdom
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Internship business development

We launch our brand in Sept 2016 and are looking for new talent to develop the business. Find new B2B and B2C clients and develop a quality relationship with them.. Then we are looking for somebod...
Internship
For 4 to 6 months
Marketing
Londres
United Kingdom
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Marketing, PR & Social Media

To those of you looking to gain work experience or an internship at a startup, and/or develop connections. Global Trade Alliance Ltd is looking for an intern in Marketing, PR & Social Media to start i...
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For 3 to 4 months
Events
London
United Kingdom
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International Talent Recruitment Internship

Location: London Job type: Full-time Contact: [###########] Starting date: 1 June Duration: 4-6 months Compensation: Expenses (commuting, events and client meetings) The company: Creative...
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For 4 to 6 months
Administration / HR
London
United Kingdom
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Data & Systems intern

The Role Oddbox is looking for an ambitious and dynamic intern who can support our business teams in analysing, fixing and reporting on our current systems. We are looking for a pearfectly imperf...
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For 3 to 12 months
Retail
Mitcham
United Kingdom
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PR Intern

We are offering an Internship opportunity for a Student undertaking a Work Placement year looking for PR experience within a busy Fashion Retailer. What you will be doing: Organising sample moveme...
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For 3 to 12 months
Advertising / PR
London
United Kingdom
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Front Desk Internship

Eccleston Square Hotel is a luxury boutique hotel in central London and listed as the top 15 best London boutique hotels by Conde Nast. We are looking for an intern to assist in our front desk. Our...
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For 6 to 7 months
Hospitality
London
United Kingdom
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