Check out these upcoming deadlines on Handshake of education-related internships and jobs for the week of February 11-18 HERE.
Apply to work as an elementary school teacher in Arizona.
We study economic mobility through lenses such as education, neighborhood environments, and health to understand the drivers of economic opportunity in the country and give local policymakers customized data and insights to help them craft effective policy solutions. (You can hear an overview of our work on this Freakonomics podcast.)
Observe, learn from, and co-teach with Mentor Teachers on the East Coast.
The Work First Foundation and America Works seek highly motivated candidates with a passion for direct service and an interest in fighting poverty through employment.
This program is designed for individuals who are committed to a long-term career teaching in New Orleans but who have not yet taught in a classroom.
Gain first-hand experience in the Mountain State in one of a variety of sectors.
Impact America – Alabama engages students and recent college graduates to address community needs, empowering a generation through collaborative efforts to promote change in the communities they serve.
1) Applications for the new spring positions in the Office of Sustainability Integration are still open, get your apps in by Wednesday! (details below)
2) VERY EXCITING–they are extending the deadline for applications for the Solar Decathlon houses! Applications (available here) are now due on FEBRUARY 16th at NOON.
The Office of Sustainability Integration is hiring for FIVE students to be divided between two brand new positions. Both positions focus on sustainability outreach on campus–one will primarily deal with waste management and the other with energy conservation. These are paid positions.
Details and applications are available at the following links. Applications are due Feb. 14th () at noon.
Questions? Please feel free to ask away and please share these listings with anyone who might be interested!
Eva Fillion, Middlebury College
Sustainability Outreach Coordinator
There are countless Social Impact opportunities that have applications due this week – check out Handshake for even more in your field!
Apply to be an AmeriCorps Vista at Boys To Men in Arizona!
This project works to identify and combat the reasons indigenous students do not enroll in college through culturally-based curriculum.
Work at a non-profit, non-partisan social justice documentary company. They also have an opening for a Social Media Intern, app due 1/31!
Positions open include Aquarist Intern, Penguin Colony Intern, Visitor Education Intern, etc!
STW is a nonprofit whose mission is to conduct water research to identify and remove harmful contaminants in water, and to raise public awareness about water contamination.
Internships at Meals on Wheels America – due 1/31
AmeriCorps positions at ReSOURCE in Vermont – due 1/31
For those who choose to “vacation with a purpose” during July and August, Star Island is an all inclusive retreat with family style meals, children’s activities and themed “conferences” including world affairs, social justice, natural history, and spirituality.
An internship for those who are passionate about providing youth with the opportunity to shape their future in a residential setting. They also have a position open as a Group Home Worker.
Help shape a healthy environment and vibrant future for birds.
Work in the field of river protection and restoration work in western North Carolina.
Apply to this summer internship at this center that models a culture of family-style communal activity.
Work in environmental organizing and lobbying.
- Assistant Education Director at Wright-Locke Farm in MA: Wright-Locke Farm is in Winchester Massachusetts (near the boundary with Lexington and Arlington) and it’s a beautiful place with good support from the town and other staff. It’s programs “welcome [their] local communities to explore sustainable agriculture and open land on a historic farm through farm-based education and hands-on involvement, fostering community engagement, land stewardship and appreciation of nature and history.” Download the PDF of the Assistant Education Director here: Wright_Locke_Farm. A nice job for a graduating Feb?
- Salisbury Community School – Special Education Paraprofessional: Salisbury Community School is seeking a paraprofessional to provide 1-1 and small group services for primary grades. Experience working with students with special needs is preferred. The position is from now through the end of the school year and I’m wondering if there might be a college feb grad who could use a job through June. If you have any questions, contact: M Fernanda Canales, Principal, Salisbury Community School, (802)352-4291. Apply by sending letter of interest, resume, three current reference letters, and complete transcripts to: Dr. Peter Burrows, Superintendent, Addison Central Supervisory Union, 49 Charles Avenue, Middlebury, VT 05753.
HOT HANDSHAKE LISTINGS:
Here are some of this week’s Handshake internships, jobs and fellowships that might be of interest for you in the areas of education/teaching opportunities. Don’t forget to check out the Career Path Education Top Resources links for many more opportunities in the sectors of education/teaching, administration & outdoor educational opportunities:
Change the lives of NYC middle schoolers by leading the first two years of their path as BTNY students and ensuring their placement into top high schools.
Work to deliver educational experiences for children participating in ECHO camps for youth grades 1-5.