Career Coach Intern

Career Collaborative - Boston, MA

Full-timeEstimated: $27,000 - $36,000 a year
Skills

OPPORTUNITY: This internship will allow students to gain professional work experience; especially relevant for students interested in Management, Communications, Organizational Leadership, Human Resources, Psychology, Social Work, International Studies or Education. Interns will learn job search and career development strategies, and have the chance to network, which will aide in their own career exploration.

Join our team as an Intern! Catch a glimpse of our work at www.careercollaborative.org.

START DATE: Flexible, January/February 2019 according to candidate's availability.

WORKING HOURS: Full-time and part-time options.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE CAREER COLLABORATIVE INTERN:

  • Help participants with resume and cover letter writing
  • Coordinate and attend events that support participants’ career advancement
  • Attend workshops, and offsite events
  • Engage in special projects, based on your skill and interest (i.e. marketing, fundraising, research, social media)
  • Interview program graduates for public relations stories
  • Assist with the mentorship program
  • Conduct practice interviews and reference checks
  • Scan and organize documents; create and maintain records; research relevant resources for participants

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Good interpersonal, organizational, and written skills
  • Proven ability to handle competing priorities and to think critically
  • Motivated and willing to take initiative; creative, outgoing and inquisitive
  • Interest in working with low-income, minority and multi-cultural populations
  • Solid Microsoft Office Skills

We value team work, inclusiveness, diversity, learning, and flexibility. Career Collaborative is strongly committed to a workplace environment that respects, appreciates and values employee differences and similarities. As an equal opportunity employer we strongly encourage all qualified applicants, regardless of gender, race, color, religion, national origin, age, veteran status, or disability to apply.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Internship

Experience:

  • Microsoft Office: 1 year (Preferred)

Language:

  • Amharic, Haitian Creole, French, Spanish, or Mandarin (Preferred)