Ride-hailing app Careem Pakistan has launched an exciting opportunity for retired senior citizens: an exclusive internship that will span for four weeks.
This reminds us heavily of Nancy Meyers American comedy-drama, The Intern, that came out six years ago, featuring Anne Hathaway and Robert De Niro in lead roles. The film revolves around a 70-year-old widower, Ben Whittaker, who realises that he is not cut out for retirement.
One fine morning, he came across a pamphlet while on a grocery run that said that an e-commerce site has an opening for senior retired citizens. Ben applies to become a senior intern immediately for a sceptical boss at an online fashion site.
Senior Internships: Outreach Programs
The senior internship is usually part of an outreach program. The outreach program aims to “help, uplift, and support those who are deprived of certain services and rights. It involves giving learning, social planning, health support, and other projects for their welfare.”
Who is Careem Looking for?
Careem is looking for senior interns who have retired from their jobs. However, remain curious to learn and work. While no upper or lower age limit is mentioned, the post specifies individuals who are retired. (Somewhere in the late ’60s or ’70s).
Careem’s social media post says, “An exciting internship opportunity for all senior citizens who have formally retired from their profession but their curiosity to learn and work has not retired yet. ” If you are thinking to connect with Careem, you can reach out and apply at firstname.lastname@example.org
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Who would have thought that a day would come when food orders would be delivered via drones? Assumingly, not a lot of us. Careem has announced that it is launching another means of delivery – this time with the help of a drone. The brand recently announced that it will be providing the “first ever food drone delivery by a Pakistani food delivery app.”
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