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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

French speaking Sales and Marketing intern

Ici Londres magazine is a monthly magazine targeting the French community living in London. We are looking for our new Sales and Marketing intern. The intern will be in charge of: developing sales...
Internship
For 4 to 6 months
Sales
Greater London
United Kingdom
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Business Development/Marketing (Marine Department)

This role is a great introduction to International Business Strategy with the opportunity to gain experience in marketing, researching, analysing and reporting on many dimensions of the organisation....
Internship
For 3 to 6 months
Marketing
London
United Kingdom
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COMMUNITY MANAGER A LONDRES

Nous sommes une plateforme offrant aux patients un service pour trouver un dentiste ou un médecin et prendre rendez-vous avec lui, 24 heures sur 24, 7 jours sur 7, avec en prime les informations sur l...
Internship
For 6 to 12 months
Marketing
London
United Kingdom
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Marketing Specialist Intern

COMPANY DESCRIPTION Blasting News is a new disruptive concept of journalism - where every voice matters - being made by the people, for the people. Established in mid-2013, Blasting News has grown...
Internship
For 3 to 6 months
Marketing
London
United Kingdom
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Internship- Market Analyst

About US We are offering entrepreneurial services for small and medium size businesses since 2005. We have launched more than 3.200 companies, raised over £55Mil. for small and medium size businesses...
Internship
For 5 to 6 months
Analytics / Finance
Greater London
United Kingdom
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Sales and Marketing Assistant

What kind of agency will you be joining? Our partner is a global executive search firm sourcing candidates across multiple sectors. This is not a corporate environment and there is never a dull m...
Graduate job
For 6 to more than 12 months
Sales
Barnet
United Kingdom
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Sports Business Management Intern

We Make Footballers is football coaching franchise growing at a phenomenal pace across the UK and with the ambition to reach an International presence. Our mission is to help children of all abilities...
Internship
For 1 to 3 months
Advertising / PR
Richmond
United Kingdom
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Intern/Entrepreneur in residence (can convert to full time)

We are looking for interns / entrepreneurs in residence (can convert to full time based on performance) to join ASAP! The Company: Houzen is an early stage fast growing property tech venture (~30...
Internship
For 3 to 12 months
Customer service
London
United Kingdom
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