The United Way of Metropolitan Dallas is seeking promising college students to serve as interns for the 2018 Future Focus Camp. The camp is a paid internship that runs from June 11th through 22nd from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM daily and serves 60 students from Dallas ISD as well as targeted Uplift Education campuses. Three days of the camp will occur at the United Way offices and focus on topics like career management, resume and cover letter writing, interview skills, and professionalism and work ethic. These days will have students paired with Future Focus Camp Interns and volunteers from area businesses to interact and participate in group exercises to enhance the learning. On the remaining days of camp students will visit local businesses to see what the skills they have been learning look like in a real world setting.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE AND ATTRIBUTES:
EXPERIENCE: None required, but paid or volunteer experience in the nonprofit industry or educational setting preferred.
SKILLS: Well organized and detail-oriented
Proficiency MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Internet and knowledge of Social Media
Initiative, self starting Ability to work as part of a team
Ability to work with deadlines
Strong people skills