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Support Services Internship

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ORGANIZATION: Backside Learning Center

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The Backside Learning Center is in search of a qualified candidate to gain valuable experience
in the area of providing services and support to the racetrack workers. Duties will be tailored to
intern's interest/area of study, but typical duties of the support service intern include, but are
not limited to:
* Be at the Welcome Desk for some of your time spent with us.
o The hours for the Welcome Desk are 9 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Monday - Friday.
o Greet clients as they enter.
o Check mail for clients.
o Help them with small tasks such as scheduling appointments or connecting them with
basic resources.
* Translate basic documents using English and Spanish
* Serve as an interpreter for basic client phone calls
* Pick up the bread donation from the front gate on Wednesdays and Thursdays and
oversee the distribution of bread as clients come for it.
* Help sort donations when they arrive......

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About Backside Learning Center

Location:

3131 S 2nd St. #389, Louisville, KY 40208, US

Mission Statement

The Backside Learning Center is a nonprofit organization building community and enriching the lives of backside workers and families at Churchill Downs.

Description

The Backside Learning Center provides free educational services to the men and women who work with the thoroughberd horses in the barn area, or backside, of Churchill Downs and Trackside in Louisville, KY. Our programming includes English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL), technology workshops, citizenship tutoring, art class, and music class. All of our classes & tutoring depend on volunteers. Family Education Program focusing on afterschool homework assistance for equine workers' children,

Note: BLC hours are between 9:00 am-8:00 pm Monday thru Friday. Days, times and frequency of direct service will fall between these hours but will depend upon the work schedule and availability of students and volunteers.

CAUSE AREAS

Advocacy & Human Rights
Community
Immigrants & Refugees
Advocacy & Human Rights, Community, Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

Mon Apr 01, 2024 - Fri Jun 28, 2024

WHERE

3131 S 2nd St.LouisvilleLouisville, KY 40208

(38.20375,-85.76172)
 

SKILLS

  • Spanish
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Networking
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • The ability to be in our office for some of the Welcome Desk hours each week (9 a.m. - 12 p.m.)
  • Intermediate Spanish

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