Duties â— Recruit undergraduate and graduate students to internships â— Communicate and collaborate with community organizations â— Match student interns with community projects â— Coordinate details of internships with students and organizations, helping to establish expectations, outcomes, etc. â— Supervise summer interns from U, MC, and other colleges â— Work closely with MN Youth Story Squad to recruit, coordinate, and supervise interns who work with youth throughout the year and in the summertime. â— Advise Minnesota Indian Affairs Council, tribes, and graduate research assistants regarding internship position development, recruitment, and coordination â— Create a CANVAS site and curriculum for interns to process their internships â— Work with RIGS director to support internship opportunities in RIGS â— Work to create programming opportunities for BIPOC students and link BIPOC students to RIGS
This is a full-time, 100%, temporary posted position for a term of two (2) years, funded on grant money, with benefits.
MN Transform Internship Coordinator
Qualifications - Required â— BA/BS in related field (ethnic studies, gender studies, public-facing humanities or social sciences, youth studies, education, extension, etc) plus two years of experience or a combination of related education and work experience totaling six years. â— Demonstrated excellence in communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills. â— Ability to give constructive feedback. â— Ability to work independently and experience collaborating on a team. â— Experience mentoring, engaging, or working with youth and/or young adults â— Supervisory experience
Qualifications - Preferred
â— Experience working with racial justice community organizations or partners â— Leadership experience â— Experience with humanities and arts sectors â— Experience working with BIPOC communities â— Experience with higher education institutions
Internal Number: 339323
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