Leadership Intern Summer School Yale

with ISSOS International


  Internship
project location North America
start dateStart date:
2024-07-31
salarySalary:
$2400
contract durationContract duration:
3 weeks
accommodation includedAccommodation included
training providedTraining provided



Working at ISSOS really is a summer like no other, full of laughter, friendship, fun and life-changing experiences. We're incredibly proud of the fact that our summer staff teams get just as much out of their time with us as our students do!

We are also passionate about maintaining relationships with our teams all year round and have a lot of fun catchup events throughout the year, and we're always happy to help with anything that our teams need after they have completed the summer.


Leadership Intern Summer School Yale

typical day
The job description
a typical day on this gap project

Leadership Interns at ISSOS work as a team to look after the welfare of up to 160 students aged 13-18 years old. They also help to organise and run the sporting activities and our varied evening programme.

Individually, each intern is in charge of their own group of up to 15 students. Leadership Interns act as positive role models and are the first point of contact for our students, who come to us from over 80 countries around the world.

All of our summer positions are fully residential and all of our staff teams will be actively involved in the various events and activities that we put on for our students.

YOUR MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:

Looking after the welfare of our students

Helping your group to bond and being a positive role model for them

Running and taking part in the evening programme and sporting activities

Running and supervising the cultural trips included in the programme

Making sure our students are happy and safe at all times.




ideal candidate
Who are we looking for?
what makes you the ideal candidate

WHAT SKILLS/EXPERIENCE DO YOU NEED?

Previous experience working with young people (minimum 2 years) is essential
Interests in sport, music, theatre, dance and other hobbies would be advantageous
You must be fluent in English.

THE TYPE OF PERSON WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

Wants to have a positive impact on young people
Is fun in nature and doesn’t take themselves too seriously
Works well in a team and has a flexible attitude
Stays calm under pressure
Has clear and effective communication skills
Is enthusiastic with the ability to self-motivate and use their initiative.

WHO CAN APPLY?

To apply for our roles you must be a US citizen, or have the legal right to work in the country you are applying for a role in.

FOR THIS ROLE, PLEASE SELECT COUNSELOR FROM THE DROPDOWN ON THE APPLICATION FORM.




our offer
What can we offer you?
why choose us for your gap year

Our Counselor roles are a brilliant opportunity for anyone looking to gain more experience working with young people. You will improve your leadership and teamwork skills while working with students from over 80 nationalities, at the same time as having a fantastic summer experience of your own. No two days at ISSOS are the same and we are really proud of the fact that our staff team have as much fun during the summer as our students do.

 

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