Los Angeles Graduate-Level Program Year Intern
Location: Los Angeles
Duration: August 2019-April 2020 (flexible start and end date)
2 positions open
Peer Health Exchange (PHE) is a national non-profit organization that empowers young people with the knowledge, skills, and resources to make healthy decisions. We do this by training college students to teach a robust skills-based health curriculum in under-resourced high schools across the country. Since our founding in 2003, we have trained more than 8,500 college student volunteers to deliver health education to over 115,000 public high school students in Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York City, the San Francisco Bay Area, and Washington, DC. In 2016, PHE launched a five-year strategic plan to focus on growing our effective model while partnering with health and education systems, as well as communities, to build a more integrated, sustainable model for health education. You will be joining an incredibly passionate, collaborative, and committed team, working together towards our vision of advancing health equity.
The Los Angeles Graduate-Level Program Year Intern is responsible for assisting the Los Angeles Program team in preparation for implementation of our full 13-week program including training, admisntrative tasks, evaluation, and program planning. The Los Angeles Program Intern will report to the Program Director .
This is an unpaid position requiring a commitment of 8-15 hours per week. (You may check in with your school to utilize the program as an internship placement)
The PHE Intern will:
Peer Health Exchange is looking for someone who:
At Peer Health Exchange, we celebrate difference and are committed to providing equitable opportunities, addressing the effects of power and privilege. PHE is proud to be an equal employment opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, physical disability, veteran status or length of time spent unemployed. We want to empower people to change lives!
Note: Peer Health Exchange reserves the right to add additional duties, as needed. All Peer Health Exchange employees are encouraged to be flexible and responsive to changes in scope of duties.