Make the Road New York (www.maketheroadny.org) is a non-profit organization that builds the power of Latino and working class communities to achieve dignity and justice through organizing, policy innovation, transformative education, and survival services. We have over 24,000 members and operate six community centers in Bushwick, Brooklyn; Jackson Heights, Queens; Port Richmond, Staten Island, Brentwood, Long Island; and, White Plains, Westchester.
The Human Resources Department serves the Make the Road States umbrella which includes, in addition to New York, Connecticut, Nevada, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
Description: The Human Resources Intern will assist the HR department in the day to day operation and will learn about human resources management.
Purpose of the project: To provide real-life experience and on-the-job training in the Human Resources department of a large non-profit organization
We pride ourselves in providing interns a high quality internship program that focuses on leadership building skills. Interns are held to high standards and will gain hands-on experience in a structured and well supported environment. They will become a part of an inspiring group of leaders and volunteers dedicated to empowering Latinx communities. During the first week of their internships, interns complete a Goals and Learning Plan to help interns focus their efforts and get a meaningful experience.
By the end of the opportunity interns will have deepened their knowledge of popular education and will have developed teaching and group facilitation skills.
Interns will learn about:
Tasks and Responsibilities but not limited to:
Desired time commitment: Minimum 20 hours a week – schedule will be determined upon selection of the intern.
Internship Commitment: At least 6 weeks
Location: Currently the internship will be done remotely
Supervision: The Human Resources team will provide the interns with professional guidance in the areas of Human Resources. The intern will receive support and supervision structured as follows:
● Weekly work plan reviews
● Evaluation and Feedback
● Ongoing one-on-one support meetings & check-ins with project supervisors.
● In addition to the above, the supervisor is available to the intern for guidance as needed.
Required screening material: Application, phone and virtual Interview, and background check.
Make the Road is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse staff. Women, LGBTQ, people with disabilities and people of color strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, genetic information, disability or marital status.
Make the Road New York (www.maketheroadny.org) is a non-profit organization that builds the power of Latino and working class communities to achieve dignity and justice through organizing, policy innovation, transformative education, and…
Please apply with a resume and cover letter stating your interest and connection to our mission in Make the Road States' Career Center. We would also like to know how this specific internship will help you fulfill your educational goals. Please include your weekly availability and expected start and end dates (indicating if there is flexibility). No phone calls please.
Please apply with a resume and cover letter stating your interest and connection to our mission in Make the Road States' Career Center. We would also like to know how this specific…