Company Engagement

Company Engagement

Our participants are highly qualified refugees and they depend on your engagement and support.

How you can support us

  • Internship/Job
    WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
    • IT companies or IT departments offering a 6 to 12-month internship
    • Teams who are eager to train an intern
    • IT professionals who are interested in cultural exchange

    Interested in offering an internship and becoming our partner in empowering refugees? Please fill in the following form.
    GET INVOLVED

    For more information, check our factsheet.

  • Corporate Volunteering
    YOUR EMPLOYEES SUPPORT US AS VOLUNTEERS

    If you are convinced by what we do, you are welcome to spread the word and encourage your employees to support us as volunteers. We are always looking for IT trainers and Job Coaches. There is also the possibility to support us with other talent such as helping with the social skills workshops.

    WHAT TO EXPECT
    • The chance to let your employees think outside the box
    • Highly motivated employees because empowering will empower them
    DETAILS
    • IT Trainers are IT professionals who support our lead teacher in class
    • Job Coaches accompany one of the participants during the internship phase
    • Our participants need to learn more than IT in order to succeed in the labour market. That’s why we provide workshops on social skills etc.

    You can find more detailed information on the volunteering options here.
    VOLUNTEERS

    Interested in signing up your employees as volunteers? Please fill in the following form.
    SIGN UP

  • Corporate Membership

    Do you want to support a good cause with your company and are intrigued by the idea of getting something back? If you invest in our program, you empower refugees and are first in line when it comes to acquiring talented IT labour force.

    MEMBERSHIP
    • Yearly membership fees based on the size of the company
    Benefits
    • Preferential access to the career days (interview days)
    • Invitation to the yearly community party
    • Access to the Powercoders jobs platform
    • Access to the Powercoders story for marketing and support from us

    Interested in empowering refugees and in supporting us financially? Please contact us.
    Contact for companies in German-speaking part of Switzerland:
    hussam.allaham@powercoders.org
    Contact for companies in French speaking part of Switzerland:
    magaly.mathys@powercoders.org

Our program

News & Events


Career Day Zurich

The Career Day is the day when companies have the chance to meet all our participants and select their top candidates to invite for an onsite interview.


24 March 2020, Zürich


Career Day Lausanne 2020

The Career Day is the day when companies have the chance to meet all our participants and select their top candidates to invite for an onsite interview.

13 May 2020, CVCI (Vaud Chamber of Commerce and Industry), Lausanne


Video Portrait Redbull

“We make sure that everyone gets the same opportunity I got”, says our Hussam Allaham. Watch the portrait of Redbull Switzerland about us.

Partner

Community Partners