School Operations Intern [Summer 2019]

Position Details

  • Job Title: School Operations Intern [Summer 2019]
  • Department: Shared Services
  • Job Category: School Operations

The Opportunity

Harlem Village Academies is a community of educators working to build an urban school district based on the ideals and tenets of progressive education. HVA is the demonstration site for the Progressive Education Institute.

Throughout the summer, interns will gain access to top-notch professional development sessions facilitated by some of the greatest education leaders in the country. This internship is particularly valuable for candidates considering work in education reform after college.

The School Operations Intern will assist our schools with preparations for the upcoming year. This is a great opportunity for talented students to learn more about school logistics and operations while working closely with seasoned school leaders. The intern will support operational projects across a variety of domains, including procurement, technology, and facilities management.

The ideal candidate is a highly organized, driven individual with strong time management skills, a commitment to education reform, and an interest in school operations and event management.

 

Responsibilities

  • Organize and prepare classrooms for the 2019-20 school year
  • Carry out special projects on behalf of school leadership
  • Assist with ordering and tracking of school supplies
  • Update student information files
  • Additional projects and administrative duties as needed

 

Qualifications:

  • Current high school senior or student working towards a college degree
  • Self-motivated, resourceful, and detail-oriented
  • Highly organized with the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, with an ability to communicate with various school and community constituencies, as well as outside vendors
  • Strong team player with a willingness to be hands-on and do whatever it takes to support a successful school year launch
  • Microsoft Excel skills are a plus

 

Harlem Village Academies is an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to diversity among our staff. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.

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