Become a Smokinya Intern!
Get your first international working experience in Plovdiv!

We are Smokinya Foundation and work with international volunteers and help youth to find European opportunity. Now we have five volunteers from Italy, Russia, Spain, Austria and Ukraine, who will live in Plovdiv for one year and we are looking for young people who want to get new working experience in an interesting environment and make their first step to a career of their dream!

In Smokinya you will get:

  • working in the international team
  • daily practice of English
  • working in the international team
  • interesting and supportive environment for development
  • constant support from our team
  • opportunity to implement your ideas
  • an certificate of participation


  • Age – 17 – 25 years old
  • English level – A2+
  • Motivation to work in the international environment
  • Willingness to develop

You will be introduced to the organisation and will be trained how we work. You will be supervised and mentored in a way to set your own goals and learn, practice, develop and master some important life skills and competencies like: team work, cooperation, learning to learn, time management, communication and coaching skills, project initiation from A to Z and much more!

You will work in one of the direction which will be the most aligned with your goals:

  • support our everyday work in the office (development of activities, projects, events, school visits, coordination)
  • help us with an English-Bulgarian translation
  • help with social medias
  • support us during our events


Join us in 3 Steps

1.Fill in a form

2. Go through our Selection Process

After you filled the form, you will be contacted and get to know what are the next steps to become a member of Smokinya team

3. Welcome Onboard!

If you are successful in the selection process, you will then be welcomed into our team, receive an induction, and start a new role as a team member. Your leadership development experience starts now!

This internship is NOT paid. We do NOT provide accommodation, nor food.
Preferably, people from Plovdiv have priority, due to ease of working in person. Right now we do not have remote opportunities.


Are you ready? Fill in the form