Recruitment Intern - YouthBuild Philadelphia Charter School


Hours per week

20 hours per week

Published:

05/08/2018

Application Deadline

05/21/2018

Start Date

05/21/2018

Address

1231 North Broad Street, 3rd Floor
Philadelphia
Pennsylvania
19122
United States

Description

Recruitment Internship

YouthBuild Philadelphia Charter School is looking for a dedicated, organized, and detail-oriented intern for the summer of 2018. This intern will have the opportunity to recruit out-of-school youth to re-engage with our school community. This internship will require a minimum of 20 hours each week.


Start and End Dates:

May 2018 - August 2018 (Specific dates given upon selection).


Intern will manage the following responsibilities:

  • Social media promotion for recruitment of YouthBuild applicants
  • Working one-on-one with potential YouthBuild applicants, assisting them in obtaining documents, such as birth certificates, social security cards, state identification cards, etc.
  • Create reports to update YouthBuild staff on recruitment
  • Maintain and update applicant database
  • Scheduling interviews and orientations
  • Following up with applicants through mailings, text messages, and phone calls


Requirements:

•Proficient in Microsoft Office and Google Docs

•Applicants must be current or recently graduated undergraduate or graduate students

•All majors are encouraged to apply; Marketing/Advertising, Social Services, Human Resources Preferred

•No experience in client service is necessary but interns must be willing to be resourceful, committed and dedicated to the success of the individuals they work alongside

•Internship will take place over the spring/summer, but exact dates are flexible.

•Proficiency in Spanish or another language is a plus.


YouthBuild Philadelphia Charter School (YBPCS) serves a young adult population of 18-20 year-old high school dropouts. The school offers participants a unique opportunity to earn a high school diploma and acquire important job skills through a vigorous 12-month program of alternating three 6-week blocks of academics and work experience. The core academic courses consist of English/Reading, English/Writing, Social Studies, Mathematics, and General Science. The work experience consists of hands-on training in construction trades, healthcare, or computer skills. YBPCS has been in operation for 25 years and received its charter in 1997. In the 2016-2017 school year, the school is serving 229 students. Regular school hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

If you are interested, please submit resume and cover letter to admissions@youthbuildphilly.org

Benefits

The selected interns will receive a $500 (flat rate) + Free Monthly Trans-pass.

How To Apply

admissions@youthbuildphilly.org

If you are interested, please submit resume and cover letter to admissions@youthbuildphilly.org


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