Education Leadership Internship
The Internship provides outstanding undergraduate, graduate students, as well as recent graduates, with an opportunity to engage in child-centered, curiosity-based education programs. This internship has a minimum of a full-time 4 week commitment, but at least an 8 week commitment is preferable. A minimum of a 6 week commitment is required during the summer months. The internship opportunity is available year-round.
Intern Responsibilities and Qualifications
In this position, the Intern works closely with Slate School’s Core Management Team on education programming. Interns work from Slate School in North Haven.
Duties and responsibilities include:
Apply organizational and writing skills to the development of education initiatives
Assist with communications
Contribute to child-centered, curiosity-based education programs in development
Qualifications and requirements include:
Strong initiative and motivation
Passionate interest in education
Strong writing skills
Ability to work independently
Detail-oriented work style
Proficient in multi-tasking
Other types of interests and skill sets are also welcomed, including:
Film editing and production
How to Apply
Slate School accepts resumes on a rolling basis.
Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org, referencing the position title in the subject line. Please clearly indicate that you are applying for the Education Leadership Internship position and include your available dates. The highest quality candidates will be invited to submit two writing samples and three letters of recommendation. After review of the application, select candidates will be invited for a phone and/or in-person interview.
Due to the high volume of applications, we are not able to reply to each applicant. All applications are considered for the position, and those selected to submit writing samples and letters of recommendation will be contacted by email.