Program Intern (Fall or academic year)

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English At Large
800 W Cummings Park, STE 5550
Woburn, MA
Posted: August 30 2016
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 2 Part-time, Unpaid

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Description

Founded in Lexington, MA in 1970, English At Large is a non-profit that provides individual and small group instruction through a volunteer network to adult immigrants and other newcomers who want to acquire English language skills as they adapt to life in the United States. Our vision is that newcomers to the United States will develop the English language skills and acquire the cultural knowledge needed to fully engage in their communities and fulfill their life goals.

To learn more visit: http://www.englishatlarge.org
Twitter: @EnglishAtLarge
Facebook: English At Large

Internship Perks:
1. One-on-one supervision
2. Opportunities to attend internal/external individual and group professional development
3. Small and friendly office environment
4. Opportunity to be a part of a team of college, graduate, and professional-level interns
5. Work with English language learners

Responsibilities

The Program Intern will work closely with the Director of Volunteer Engagement to support operations of the tutoring program. He/she will have regular interaction with English At Large volunteers through program coordination and support.

This position is a good fit for those seeking to gain experience in project management, volunteer management, program evaluation, communications/marketing, non-profit management, and administration.

Responsibilities:
1. Database management
2. Manage the English At Large program administration email account
3. Program quality improvement and analysis
4. Office organization
5. Event planning and coordination
6. Volunteer coordination
7. Management of EAL blog
8. Filing and organizing tutor reports
9. Conduct TABE Clas-E or Best Plus assessments for the organization
10. Email/social media marketing & communications
11. Other tasks as assigned

Requirements

Qualifications:
1. Ability to communicate clearly, effectively, and patiently over phone and e-mail are a must
2. Organized and detail-oriented; motivated and self-directed
3. Proficiency in Microsoft Excel preferred; familiarity with Microsoft Access and Google Drive a plus; an "ear" for foreign accents is helpful
4. Self-motivated
5. Ability to work independently
6. Fluency in another language a plus
7. Must have a car & valid driver’s license

Skills

Preferred - Constant Contact, Microsoft Access

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