NPower is a high-performing leader in providing pathways to successful digital careers for veterans and young adults from underserved communities across the US and Canada. NPower’s award winning training programs use curriculum informed by senior industry leaders and labor market trends. On average, NPower graduates 85% of enrolled students, and has over an 80% rate of success for employment or continued education within 6 months of graduation. Notable corporate partners include Symantec, Cisco, Bank of America, Citi, CBS, JPMorgan Chase, and HP.
We address many of the primary barriers that our veteran and young adult community confront. Beyond free technical classes, our career training programs provide in-demand certifications within weeks, paid internships, professional networking and mentorship with business leaders, soft skills coaching, connection to social services, job placement assistance, transit assistance and an opportunity for graduates to give back to the program via our professional volunteer network. We provide ongoing career coaching, advanced certifications, and leadership development for our alumni, ensuring that we are developing true pathways for long-term success for our students.
If you have a passion for helping people grow, develop themselves, and better their lives and their community this opportunity is for you. The Internship Placement Manager position leads, develops and delivers comprehensive student internships for young adult students in New York City. This will include developing relationships with potential employers, matching students to internship opportunities, and student internship/apprentice administration. Additionally, this position assists students with professional and job search preparation activities. A comfort level in helping NPower develop business relationships with potential hiring organizations is crucial, as is thinking critically and creatively about whom to approach for business opportunities and how to “pitch” the organization.
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Job Type: Full-time