Student Traineeship

As part of activities of the Lodz Regional Office in Brussels, The city of Lodz department, students’ practices are organised. Students of Lodz universities interested in three-month practice periods will be responsible for performing the following tasks:

  • assisting in preparation of official office correspondence and factual studies
  • updating the website with current news
  • participation in factual meetings and creating reports from them
  • gathering information about EU legislation and EU programmes available for Poland
  • informing the local government and institutions in Lodz about opportunities of application for EU funds
  • promotion of Lodz in Brussels – the administrative capital of European Union and the capital of Belgium, also indirectly, through contacts with representatives of various organisations, institutions, regions and cities from all over Europe
  • written and oral translations as required by the Office

To apply for the practices, the following conditions have to be met:

  • studies at 4th or 5th year
  • very good knowledge of English and French, confirmed by appropriate certificates
  • general knowledge of European issues
  • average mark of 4,5 for the last two semesters
  • good interpersonal skills
  • good teamwork skills

The practices take place in the following months:

  • October – December
  • January – March
  • April – June

As a remuneration for the above tasks, the municipality partially covers the cost of living for the trainee in Brussels, all other costs, including travel and insurance expenses, are covered by the interested person or their university.

Eligible people, who would like to participate in the students’ practice at the City of Lodz Department of Lodz Regional Office in Brussels, should sent the documents via e-mail, to the following address:

llideke@uml.lodz.pl or e.izydorczyk@uml.lodz.pl  

Additional information:
in Lodz - Mrs Lilianna Lideke, phone no.: +48 42 638 46 47,
in Brussels – Mrs Ewelina Izydorczyk-Lewy: +32 2 230 96 18