Join Kaya on a nutrition internship and work with a local team to provide meals and educate communities on the importance of a balanced diet, especially for children’s growth and development.
Each internship has its own goals that reflect the local demographic and food options. Common internship activities include meal preparation, serving, weight monitoring for children, and leading community awareness sessions. Through this experience, you’ll gain insights into the cultural significance of different foods, food access, and availability, and the challenge of incorporating vegetables into daily diets.
Poor nutrition affects millions globally, leading to malnutrition and often causing problems such as stunted growth and poor school performance in children. As a Kaya nutrition intern, you’ll be at the forefront of efforts to improve diets and nutrition in communities around the world.
Choose from a variety of nutrition internships, including projects aimed at improving nutrition in the Philippines, rural Peru, and Eswatini.
No prior experience is required for most nutrition internships, although if you have the expertise or are studying in the fields of nutrition, community health, or child development, these placements may be of interest to you. A genuine interest in nutrition and a willingness to help where needed are essential, as our internships are centered on placements that promote healthy living and better diets for local communities.
Join Kaya as a nutrition intern and make a difference in communities by promoting healthy diets and supporting children’s growth and development.
Develop and share your knowledge of healthy eating, cooking methods and the impact of diet on childhood development and growth by joining this nutrition internship in Swaziland.
Easy 4-step application process
Apply online and pay your application fee to apply for your space on your chosen project. Our advisors will then contact you to guide you through the next steps.
Once we’ve received your application, we’ll review your details and be in touch to arrange your informal telephone interview with your Kaya Placement Advisor.
Following your interview, we will provide you a placement offer. Once you are ready to confirm your placement and dates, you can pay your confirmation fee to book and secure your space.
When you have confirmed your project dates we'll send you your Welcome Pack and lots of other helpful information to assist you with preparing for your placement.