The ESU seeks an Education Department intern for Summer 2014. The internship provides an opportunity to participate in the day-to-day operations of an international, educational non-profit organization. Interns closely work with all members of the Education Department. They assist with a variety of ESU Education programs, including study aboard programs and professional development opportunitites for teachers and students. Perfect for a current university or graduate student in the New York City area interested in English and Education.
Qualifications: Interest in English and/or Education. Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills. Must be detail-oriented. Ability to work with Shakespeare texts and Microsoft Office package essential. Previous experience working with students and/or secondary teachers helpful, but not required.
Time Commitment: 10-15 hours per week.
This position is an unpaid internship. College credit may be obtained. If transportation costs are not covered by your school, a NYC Metro card will be provided.
How to Apply: Please send a resume and short cover letter to Katharine Moran, Manager of Shakespeare Education Programs, at email@example.com by May 31, 2014. The position is open until filled, but early applications are much appreciated.
The English-Speaking Union of the United States is currently seeking an intern for the Membership and Branch Services departments. Working with the Membership Secretary and Branch Services Coordinator, s/he will be responsible for a variety of administrative tasks, community outreach, data entry, and preparing communication and marketing materials. Additional tasks will be assigned as needed. This is a great opportunity for someone interested in Communication, Event Planning, Mission Based Fundraising and Marketing, and the non-profit field.
Candidates must be self-motivated; detail oriented, and have the ability to work independently. Computer literacy with proficiency in Microsoft Office is required. Working knowledge of Raiser's Edge, Constant Contact & Social Media is preferred but not necessary.
Ideal applicant should have a Bachelor's degree or currently be enrolled in college and available 10-15 hours per week June through August.
Submit Resume with short Cover Letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 25, 2014.
EiA, a program of the English-Speaking Union of the United States, matches non-native speakers with American volunteers for one-to-one conversation practice. English in Action is always looking for friendly new tutors. As an EiA Volunteer you will make a difference in your community, meet new people, share your culture and experiences, and learn about other cultures. English in Action may mean the beginning of a lifelong interest in a particular area of the world, or even a deeper understanding of one's own culture.
Qualifications: Volunteers need no formal training, just an interest in other languages and cultures and the willingness to befriend a newcomer.
Time commitment: 2 hours per week. Volunteer leadership positions available. Currently we are looking for tutors for Tuesday evenings and Saturday mornings.
How to Apply: If you are interested in becoming a volunteer tutor in New York City, please contact English in Action at email@example.com to schedule an appointment. We encourage all prospective tutors to reserve a place at one of our weekly orientation sessions.