Summer Associate Paid Intern

internship - full time, paid

Literacy Mid South
Memphis, TN
Closed
Posted 56 Days ago
Literacy Mid South
Memphis, TN
internship - full time, paid
Posted 56 Days ago
Closed

Description

Summer Associate Paid Intern Literacy Mid-south - Memphis, TN 13 hours agoFull-time$940 a month Apply Now Education * High School Diploma or GED Summer Associates are a position supported by the AmeriCorps*VISTA program. Literacy Mid-South Summer Associates will be charged with implementing effective programming and ensuring quality data-measures for summer reading programs. Literacy Mid-South is an intermediary organization working with programs over the summer who serve at-risk readers. Without quality programming over the summer, at risk-readers are likely to lose at least three months of reading achievement. Summer programming has a massive impact on the educational outcomes for youth. This program will provide associates with the opportunity to prevent the devastating effects of summer learning loss and learn about educational assessment procedures and reading instruction theories. Here are some of the roles the Summer Associates will play this summer: Site-support * Support programming as needed * Prep work for the next day * Observe programming to monitor procedural compliance * Put together a list of observations and meet with appropriate staff to address areas of need Pre- and Post-Assessments * Learn about assessments for literacy in elementary education programs * Work as a group to help sub-sites implement effective pre- and post-assessments * Ensure monitoring of assessment procedures * Monitor attendance tracking Parent Engagement * Research parent engagement best practices * Understand current parent engagement practices for the organization * Plan and implement parent engagement activities and programs * Monitor attendance for the program * Connect with students who have at-risk attendance over the summer * Reach out to parents and families for students with at-risk attendance AmeriCorps*VISTA Summer Associate details: * 40 hours per week * May 30th start date * 8 Week commitment (no breaks) * Stipend bi-weekly + education award/service award Minimum Qualifications: * 18 years or older * Passion for education * Desire to learn * Able to interact with technology * Organized Job Types: Full-time, Internship Salary: $944.00 /month Experience: * college: 1 year (Required) Education: * High school or equivalent (Required) Work authorization: * United States (Required) Work Location: * Multiple locations * One location

Skills

research, programming, reading, organization, organized, willingness to learn, teamwork, economics, stata, spanish, time management, data analysis, microsoft word, social media, microsoft powerpoint

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