Students selected for a Student Engagement (HR) Student Intern Volunteer role will assist the Volunteer and Student Placement Coordinator in creating and updating materials and processes related to New Vistas' student volunteer professional development and internship initiatives. Individuals selected for this internship will apply skills acquired in school to assist with student hiring processes, current program evaluations, database updates and utilization, and promotion that utilizes evidence-based methods and research. Additionally, Interns in this role will work on various projects related to the students' education track and career goals while also serving as a volunteer/intern resource for employees to engage throughout the internship duration.
Interns in this position will utilize critical thinking skills, creative problem solving, and practical communication skills to research, create, update and implement projects or initiatives that align with the Training and Professional Development Department and the student's practicum or internship course's academic requirements.
Requirements and Additional Information:
Suitable for Students Pursuing a(n): Associates or Bachelors
Suitable for Students Studying: Community and Leadership Development, Management with a focus on Human Resources, or other similar degree track.
Location: Fayette County
Hours of Opportunity: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm; Monday through Friday
Available Slots: One
Application Note: Students who apply for the Volunteer Engagement Student Intern Volunteer position using the "Apply Now" button will land on an application titled "Administrative Student Intern Volunteer." Although the title is different, this is the application for the position.
In addition to the above requirements in the "Requirements and Additional Information" section, students selected for this position must provide the following:
- Three Professional References
- Official Transcript for your Current Program
- Signed Contingent Offer Letter
Students must also complete and pass the following:
- Background Checks
- Drug Screening
Additionally, interns will be required to attend a one-day orientation. This orientation will fall on a Monday and is scheduled with New Vista's Human Resources department upon completion and a successful review of all required materials. Students who are missing academic obligations such as courses or mandatory meetings will be provided with an excused absence note.