Following God to the ends of the earth, till the end of our time here on earth.

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Whether going to your neighbours, or to the other side of the world

Whether leaving school, taking a career break or relocating family

 What can you do to playour part in reaching the Unreached?


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For those taking a gap year or career break.

For those able to learn along side their current role, or have time to explore something new. 

The Unreached Network Internship is a 12  month programme for those exploring cross-cultural mission in the UK or overseas.  

Internship Mini

For those exploring or preparing to move overseas. 

For those working with unreached people groups in the UK or overseas,  voluntarily or professionally. 

The Internship Mini is a 10 month zoom training programme for those exploring working  cross culturally  


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Course Details

You will be stretched to grow, learn and play your part in making Jesus known amongst unreached people groups from different nations, cultures and backgrounds,.

‘You will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria and to the ends of the earth.’ Acts 1:8



12 Months

£1,150 (includes books and conference fees*)

 4-6 hours per week, plus placement hours, plus 3(+) residentials

*The cost of travel is not included

Internship Mini

10 months

£300 (includes course books)

4-6 hours per week

Core elements


  • On-the-job training while on placement in the UK or overseas (your placement or ours)
  • 3 face to face weekends with Unreached Network in September, January and July
  • 10 Monthly zoom training sessions with experienced speakers, reading and assignments
  • An Unreached Mentor to support your learning, development, explore calling and walk with God. 
  • Regular connection points and opportunities to serve with Unreached Network sphere events, conferences and in house training.

Internship Mini

  • 10 Monthly zoom training sessions with experienced speakers, reading and assignments.
  • An Unreached Mentor to support your learning, development, calling and walk with God. 
  • Optional connection points with other trainings and events.

optional extras

Understanding Islam (One Saturday per Month, online and in person)

Teach English for Mission TESOL (One evening plus 5 hrs private study per week)


We understand that taking time out to learn can be daunting and costly,  but we hope this doesn’t put you off! 

Generating Support Use this handout as a tool to consider how you might generate financial, spiritual and emotional support for the year.

Budgeting Spreadsheet Download this and use it as a guide to help look at overall costs for the year and help with budgeting.

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Supporting information

Placement DETAILS

We aim to match interns with the most appropriate placement for them, based on people groups and areas of interest. 

We have a bank of placements all over the world and in the UK. We are very flexible and can work with your placements or ours.  Maybe you could help your local church to engage the unreached on their doorstep? The possibilities are as endless as your imagination, so don’t be afraid to dream. 

If you are a church and would like to host an intern, please see our Placements page, or get in contact with us to discuss options.



Rebekah:  I came to the city of Plymouth for university in 2017 and have been part of Redeemer Church since then. Reflecting on my time at university, God placed students from different nations in my path – both on my course or through the Christian Union. I found such joy in getting to know and spending time with those students, some of whom have since become great friends. During some Unreached training at the beginning of my internship I learnt that we all have such a great opportunity to take Jesus to the nations by loving, embracing and spending time with those on our doorstep…mission starts at home! 

Jesus has also gently challenged and magnified in my heart the importance of stepping into relationships with people who are not like us – people from different nations, backgrounds, faiths and cultures. I hope that as you consider an Unreached Internship that God will stir a desire within you to take his gospel to those from other nations, those who are on the margins and those who are different. 

Read more of Rebekah’s story here 

 Ian:  I agreed to be on the ‘Unreached Internship’ because I was asked to.  It is as simple as that. I am in Greece for 4-5 years as my Wife secured a job here. I wish I could say it was always what I wanted to, that I have a call to the nations and mission is in my blood! Not as far as I am aware. However, I am increasingly grateful that I am here.

Already, I am being reminded of the centrality of the Great Commission and making disciples. It is not that I didn’t believe that before, but my focus was elsewhere. I am sure there are more lessons to learn and there will be. 

The Unreached Internship provides a focus for me as I am involved in disparate elements of work. It will be interesting to see, God willing, where this leads.

Perhaps what I will find is that the opportunity to serve God in a different context changes ‘unreached’ parts of my soul, mind and heart.

Read more of Ian’s story here 


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