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Summer 2020 KIPP DC Headquarters Intern

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KIPP DC | Washington, DC
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KIPP DC


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Published 21 days ago

June 1, 2020
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Organizational Overview:

KIPP DC is a non-profit network of high-performing, college-preparatory public charter schools in Washington, D.C. All KIPP DC schools are tuition-free, open enrollment schools, and actively recruit and educate students who have historically had limited access to quality educational options. We are grounded in a commitment to excellence, equity, and justice. Our central headquarters team supports KIPP DC’s 18 schools, 6,800 students and families, and 1,000 staff members—ensuring KIPP DC remains the highest performing PreK—12 school system in the District of Columbia.


Position Overview:

We are looking for highly motivated interns to join the KIPP DC headquarters team for the summer of 2020. These outstanding individuals will support a team in the KIPP DC headquarters office over the course of approximately eight to ten weeks, running from June through August. Specific timing is flexible based on team assignment and individual time constraints. In addition to working on a specific project or set of projects within a functional team, interns will have the opportunity to engage with one another and senior staff through meetings, informational interviews, workshops, and events. KIPP DC Headquarters Interns will report to a member of their assigned team as well as the internship coordinator.


Job Responsibilities:

Interns will be placed on a specific team within the KIPP DC headquarters office and will work on a project or set of projects in addition to providing general support to their team and to KIPP DC through administrative and organizational tasks. Teams that may host interns for the summer of 2020 are listed below. In your cover letter, please note which team(s) you are interested in.


●      Academic (create and organize instructional resources that support teachers and school leaders)

●      Data & Student Information (assist in setting up KIPP DC’s student data system for the new school year)

●      Family & Community Engagement (connect students, families, and community members to KIPP DC)

●      Finance (support oversight of revenue and spending as well as long-term financial planning)

●      Operations (provide operational support for all KIPP DC campuses in a wide variety of capacities)

●      Recruitment (assist in projects related to cultivation and New Hire Orientation)

●      Human Resources (support management of benefits, payroll, and other human resources functions)

●      Capital Teaching Residency (support summer programming and professional development)


Qualifications:

●      High school degree required; current undergraduate or graduate students preferred

●      Dedication to KIPP DC’s mission and core values

●      Organized and detail-oriented

●      Willingness to take initiative; belief that no job is too big or too small

●      Willingness and desire to learn; team player with a positive and collaborative attitude


How to Apply:

Please visit www.kippdc.org/careers/ to complete an online application (including submission of a resume and cover letter) for the Headquarters Intern position. If you have any questions, please direct them to Lea Vivian at lea.vivian@kippdc.org. This position provides an hourly wage or course credit as available through your academic institution. KIPP DC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, handicap, age, religion, sexual orientation or national or ethnic origin.


Organizational Overview:

KIPP DC is a non-profit network of high-performing, college-preparatory public charter schools in Washington, D.C. All KIPP DC schools are tuition-free, open enrollment schools, and actively recruit and educate…

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  • Academic Credits
  • Paid

How to Apply

How to Apply:

Please visit www.kippdc.org/careers/ to complete an online application (including submission of a resume and cover letter) for the Headquarters Intern position. If you have any questions, please direct them to Lea Vivian at lea.vivian@kippdc.org. This position provides an hourly wage or course credit as available through your academic institution. KIPP DC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, handicap, age, religion, sexual orientation or national or ethnic origin.

How to Apply:

Please visit www.kippdc.org/careers/ to complete an online application (including submission of a resume and cover letter) for the Headquarters Intern position. If you…

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2600 Virginia Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20037

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