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Kansas City Program Coordinator Internship

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The HALO Foundation

HALO Youth

Apply Here: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=10442&clientkey=C07D55F594044CD0A1D37FABA03AF21A

Make an impact working with local homeless youth while using your own creativity! The HALO KC Program Coordinator Intern will primarily focus on developing, coordinating, and facilitating HALO Art & Life Skill workshops that will be geared towards at-risk youth ages 5 and older. This position will be for 20+ hours a week (including some evenings and the occasional weekend) comprising of, 3-4 workshops per week, and office hours at HALO Headquarters. This intern will report to KC Program Facilitator and HALO Program Director. The time frame for this Internship is flexible, with 6 months- 1 year preferred.

A majority of this position will comprise of:

  • Collaborating with volunteers & Program Facilitator to plan, prepare and facilitate 3-4 workshops per week.

  • Spending 2-3 days a week in the office working on developing programming based on needs of youth and/or partnering shelters as they are identified.

  • Assisting Program Facilitator with administering program surveys to youth to assess program effectiveness on a quarterly basis.

  • Meet individually with youth to help provide resources, programs and services for their immediate needs surrounding the areas of housing, healing or education.

  • Assist Program Facilitator and Program Director on local outreach needs to expand the reach for HALO in Kansas City and surrounding communities.


Other focuses during internship will include:

  • Track weekly statistics and outcomes by compiling information reported through Workshop Facilitation Reports & entry into Apricot

  • Managing HALO Connect Wall as new services and resources are discovered, while encouraging youth to utilize the resources available in the community.

  • Gathering content for Marketing department to promote programs and needs in the Learning Center

  • If desired, internship provides the opportunity to plan and facilitate your own program to benefit at-risk youth.

  • Assisting with special events that arise during the time of your internship


Candidates for this Internship must exhibit strong organizational and communication skills. Also be able to work well in a team atmosphere, highly motivated, enjoy brainstorming, and take the initiative on all projects. Excellent opportunity to gain a variety of experience. Please note this is an unpaid internship; however this an excellent opportunity to gain a variety of experience in the nonprofit sector.

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About The HALO Foundation

Location:

1600 Genessee St, Suite 200, Kansas City, MO 64102, US

Mission Statement

HALO helps one more child spend one less day alone.

Description

Everyone can think of that one moment in their life that changed everything. It’s the moment that made you who you are today. For more than 1,400 kids around the world, HALO is that moment. At HALO, we give our kids a home in which hope can emerge from hardship. And where drawings about their past unlock dreams about their future. We work wherever kids who have been abused, abandoned, and orphaned, need to feel loved. We work help one more child spend one less day alone. Love heals.

Featured in the Moroccanoil INSPIRED film series, "American Spirit" of CBS Evening News, "Heroes Among Us" and "25 Women Changing the World" of PEOPLE magazine, "The Today Show", and Variety Magazine, HALO provides housing, healing and education to at-risk and homeless children, in other words, love. Each year, HALO serves over 1,400 children and supports 21 homes and programs around the globe. Internationally, HALO supports orphanages and programs in Uganda, Kenya, Mexico, India, Guatemala and Nicaragua. Domestically, HALO has Learning Centers and housing programs in Kansas City, and Jefferson City, Missouri, and art programming in New York and Portland. Join the HALO tribe at www.haloworldwide.org.

Arts & Culture
Children & Youth
Homeless & Housing

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1600 Genessee, Suite 200Kansas City, MO 64102

(39.09459,-94.60513)
 

SKILLS

  • Child Welfare
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Youth Services
  • Social Work
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 20 hours per week
  • Apply Here: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=10442&clientkey=C07D55F594044CD0A1D37FABA03AF21A

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