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South Bronx United, Inc.

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Overview:
South Bronx United Education Interns work closely with SBU educational staff in coordinating and supervising the SBU After School Tutoring Program. The program provides homework help and academic enrichment activities for approximately 80 youth ages 10-15. Interns work 3-5 days a week from 3:30-6:30 pm and get hands on experience administering an educational program, counseling and tutoring youth, and developing educational resources. The internship is perfect for those looking to gain experience in the fields of education, school counseling, and social work.

When:
Fall Internship: September - mid/late January
Spring Internship: mid/late January - May

Where:
Boys Prep
192 E 151st Street, 3rd Floor
The Bronx, NY 10451

Commitment:
A minimum of 3 days a week from 3:30-6:30, Monday-Friday for at least one semester.

Training:
All interns will receive training from our Director of Education and Social Worker prior to working in the classroom.

Benefits:
While the position is unpaid, interns have the opportunity to work directly with veteran educators and a licensed master of social work in an educational setting. Interns will get hands on experience in developing learning resources, managing a classroom, and working with students who have the greatest educational and/or emotional needs. Interns will have the opportunity to learn how to read and understand students Individualized Education Plans (IEPs)

Responsibilities in Detail:
Interns assist in three major program areas. Depending on the specific interests and skill set of the intern the job can be focused on one or more of these areas:

Education
* Provide tutoring to youth within the program with a focus on Special Education students
* Support staff with classroom management
* Help build the database of educational resources and develop lesson plans
* Support the Education Director in building a middle school curriculum

Programmatic
* Track student behavioral incidents and progress
* Organize and maintain classroom space, program records and academic resources
* Support staff in tracking academic progress at tutoring and school
* Assist with volunteer recruitment and management

Counseling
* Help resolve conflicts between youth and manage behavior
* Work with you in setting behavioral goals

Qualifications:
Enthusiastic and caring with a specific interest in social work, counseling, and youth empowerment. Should have a background in working with youth. Education, social work, psychology, sociology, or related majors are preferred. No soccer background necessary.

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About South Bronx United, Inc.

Location:

594 Grand Concourse, Suite #2, Bronx, NY 10451, US

Mission Statement

South Bronx United uses soccer as a vehicle for social change. South Bronx United aims to help youth build character, teamwork, and leadership so that they can succeed in high school, college, careers, their community and beyond. South Bronx United strives to promote educational achievement, health and wellness, and character development through activities on and off the soccer field and to UNITE a diverse group of individuals and an incredibly diverse community toward common positive goals.

Description

South Bronx United is a youth development organization dedicated on serving the South Bronx through education, mentoring, and soccer programs. Our goal is use the sport and the strength of mentoring to help boys and girls, ages 4-19, develop as leaders and scholars.

WHEN

Mon Sep 16, 2019 - Fri Dec 20, 2019
03:30 PM - 06:30 PM  

WHERE

Boys Prep192 E 151st Street, 3rd FloorBronx, NY 10451

(40.8204,-73.92744)
 

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Mathematics
  • Relationship Building
  • General Education
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Tutoring

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Orientation or Training

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