Cause Areas

When

Mon Oct 03, 2016 09:30 AM - Fri May 19, 2017 12:30 PM

Where

The Arc Greater Twin Cities2446 University Ave W Ste 110Saint Paul, MN 55114

About

This position is availavle for the fall 2016, spring 2017 or for the full 2016-2017 academic year. The Arc's GetSet for Work intern participates as a member of the team in the implementation of programmatic activities and advocacy that will positively impact people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. This position provides administrative, logistical, programmatic and/or evaluative support to a variety of areas such as, but not limited to, Get Set for Work, individual advocacy and outreach. Specific duties include:

  • Assisting students in school transition programs with career exploration opportunities

  • Assisting students in completing mock interviews, resumes and other work related materials

  • Supporting students in learning and developing retail oriented skills at Value Village Richfield

  • Assisting students with understanding the connection between what they are learning in school, Value Village Richfield and future career opportunities

  • Assisting with administrative and programmatic needs including data entry, developing forms, power point development/refinement, assistance with presentations, communication/marketing pieces, etc.

  • Identifing items to be posted on The Arc’s Facebook page and other social media modalities

  • Cross-collaborating with New Media Intern and/or supervisor to update social media platforms

Skills

  • Career Counseling / Coaching
  • Professional Development
  • Program Management
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Life Coaching

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
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