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Pearson, the world's leading learning company, has global-reach and market leading businesses in education, business, and consumer publishing and is listed on the London and New York stock exchanges (UK: PSON; NYSE: PSO). For more information, visit www.pearson.com.
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, veterans, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
About the Program:
The Pearson Education Internship Program (PEIP) offers compensated eight week summer internships to students and recent college graduates (graduation date between January 2010 and June 2014) who are passionate about education, learning technology, and have strong interest in pursuing a post graduate career with Pearson.
As the world’s leading learning company, we are looking for highly motivated individuals with world-class skills who are ready to undertake rigorous and cutting-edge challenges across our organization. We invest in our interns by providing formal and informal career development experiences through the duration of the internship, which include mentorship, professional development, and performance evaluations.
The Pearson Education Internship Program offers positions at multiple locations nationally within business groups such as Higher Education, Assessment & Information, K12 Technology, School, and others. Previous internships have drawn on students’ talents for digital project development, marketing, software development, etc. You can view a complete list of businesses and specific internship opportunities at:
Candidates must begin the intern application process by submitting their resume to http://goo.gl/hO3I2. Only applications submitted to this website will be considered. You can also follow this link to read the 2011 Pearson Interns Blog: http://pearsoninterns.wordpress.com/
The Pearson Education Internship Program (PEIP) Team will review student resumes against available internship requirements / responsibilities and applicable resumes will be sent to Mentors for review. The PEIP Team and the Mentor will interview candidates, and the PEIP Team will contact candidates who are selected for an internship.
- Academic excellence required: 3.2 GPA or higher
- Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
- Strong desire to work for Pearson demonstrated in cover letter
- Excellent PC/Mac skills, including: Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
- Graduation date between January 2010 – June 2014
- Can participate in one of the following eight week internship sessions: June 4 – July 27, 2012 or June 18 – August 10, 2012
- Must have permission to work in the U.S.
- All majors encouraged to apply
- Prior internship or employment experience
- Leadership/volunteer experiences on or off campus
There are currently several open Internships posted on our Website. Click here: http://goo.gl/hO3I2 for more information on specific internships with our global, digital learning company!