Volunteer Programmer Mentor - NO COMPENSATION (Remote)
Interns International Program - Volunteer Programmer Mentor - NO COMPENSATION (Remote)
Do you work full-time as a Programmer in the Game, Tech or STEM Industry? Are you looking for an opportunity to mentor recent graduates or college students hoping to enter the industry?
We are seeking mentors for incoming classes of our Interns International program. Interns International is a one-year internship program designed to help students and recent graduates obtain experience to enter the gaming industry. Interns have the chance to receive mentorship from professionals in the industry alongside the opportunity to work on Games for Love projects.
- Having a full time Programmer job in Game, Tech or STEM Industry
- Able to commit at least 3-5 hours per week
- Able to communicate via Discord
Mentor Role & Responsibilities
- Mentor a group of no more than 5 interns
- Commit to leading whole group meetings once per week
- Conduct one-on-one meetings with each intern once per month to provide feedback and areas of growth
- Assist interns with resume and portfolio development and refinement
About Interns International
The Interns International Program matches students, aspiring engineers, and those on our previous programs with active development groups and mentors to gain real industry experience and kick-start their careers. This one-year program focuses on practical experience to bridge the gaps between education and full-time careers in Tech, Gaming, and STEM with the intent of gaining sustainability. Interns International Program is a big part of Games for Love’s mission to provide sustainability through our Program Ecosystem Approach.
About Games for Love
Games for Love is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization that works to ease suffering, save lives, and create sustainable futures for children. We believe in the concept of "distraction therapy" and bring the joy of gaming into the lives of our junior gamers in hospitals around the country. Our plan is to help 10 million kids in the next 5 years. We have a healthy ecosystem to achieve that goal with your intelligent contribution.
To Apply, please visit: https://gamesforlove.org/mentor-app/
About GAMES FOR LOVE
20411 HORIZON WAY SE, MONROE, WA 98272, US
Games for Love is a 501(c)(3) gaming charity dedicated to easing suffering, saving lives, and creating a sustainable future for children.
Improving the lives of children through what we call the program ecosystem, which is 6 programs working together in tandem to accomplish our mission to help children. We are not looking at the symptoms of global problems to place a bandaid but at the root of the problems to solve them from the foundation. Our community creates a safe place of support, mentorship, and growth for all those involved.
This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.
September 28, 2021
- 3-5 hours per week
- Programmer job in Game, Tech or STEM Industry