Recruitment Intern



Hours per week

3 days per week



Application Deadline



New York
New York
United States


Harlem Village Academies

Harlem Village Academies is a K-12 charter network committed to the ideals of progressive education. Based in Harlem, HVA is also the demonstration site for the Progressive Education Institute.  

The Opportunity

Join an incredible community of educators who are passionate about progressive pedagogy while embracing a sense of urgency, a strong work ethic, and accountability for student learning. We select individuals who share our vision and are willing to put in the hard work to achieve it.

The Recruitment Department is looking for an ambitious Recruitment Intern to support the administrative needs of the department. The Recruitment Intern will work closely with the Recruitment team to ensure we are maintaining strong systems to attract and hire top talent across our five schools.



  • Posting HVA job listings online and track and maintain postings on various websites and platforms
  • Supporting budget expenditures with Recruitment Coordinator
  • Supporting the candidate interview process by leading reference checks
  • Organizing recruitment material and inventory
  • Other clerical duties as assigned, included but not limited to:
  • Registering Recruitment team for career fairs
  • Booking travel and accommodations for Recruitment team members


  • Must be able to work from the HVA offices at least three days a week for the academic school year
  • Must be enrolled in a college or university
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal skills
  • Self-starter, motivated, and adaptive
  • Experience working in an educational or charter setting a plus