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Project Transformation Rio Texas Summer Internship

Website Project Transformation Rio Texas

Relationships Grow, Leaders Emerge, Communities change

Summer Intern Job Description

Term of Service is May 22, 2024 – July 27, 2024

Position Summary: Project Transformation (PT) is transforming the lives of young adults and the children they serve through programs in diverse areas. The summer collegiate experience is hands-on with young adults serving in teams and connecting children from diverse cultural, social, and economic backgrounds with adult volunteers. Young adults will serve under the supervision of the Recruitment & Connections Director and Program Director.

Project Transformation Mission and Vision:

The mission of Project Transformation is to transform communities by engaging children, college-age young adults, and churches in purposeful relationships. We envision a world that is rooted in love, pursues the equity of all people, and amplifies God’s call on every life.

Reports to: Recruitment & Connections Director and Program Director Classification: Seasonal, 40 hours/week, non-exempt status

Job Duties:

Under the guidance of PT Staff, plan and implement an eight-week, summer day camp for children, Mondays through Thursdays, serving approximately 30-60 children and youth. Daily activities include one-to-one reading, physical recreation activities, artistic enrichment, music, social emotional learning, and other activities in which the gifts and talents of PT Rio’s young adults can be shared with children.
Coordinate and implement two community events to include participants’ families, volunteers, and site staff.
Participate in career/service exploration events each Friday that includes introductions to various avenues of social service opportunities through guest speakers, field trips, and interactions with community leaders.
Live in community housing provided by Project Transformation with other young adults.
Follow all Health and Safety Protocols to ensure the health of participants, interns, and volunteers.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must have the legal right to work in the U.S.
  • Must be at least 19 years of age or must have completed at least one year of college.
  • Must enjoy working with children.
  • Must display leadership skills, including but not limited to communication, organization, problem-solving, dependability, commitment, and flexibility.
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work independently as well as with a team.
  • Must be comfortable with leading and/or serving with the site team, including other young adults, volunteers, community partners, and PT staff.
  • Must support the Mission and Core Values of Project Transformation.
  • Maintain a clean, fun, and safe program environment.
  • Build relationships with site and partner churches.
  • Interact positively with program participants, their parents, volunteers, and partner and site churches.
  • Must be available to attend training in San Antonio, Texas May 22 – May 31, 2024.
  • Willingness to serve in one of PT’s three geographical areas – Austin, San Antonio, or McAllen, Texas while living in community with other young adults.
    *Reasonable accommodations will be made to persons with mental or physical disabilities.

Schedule:
Facilitating children’s camp Monday-Thursday
Attend curriculum meeting once a week
Community Dinners Sunday-Wednesday
Friday Experiences until 1:00pm
One hour Sunday morning worship and afternoon team and community meetings

Time Off:
Thursday night dinner
Friday afternoon-Sunday morning

Compensation:
$3,300 stipend for the summer paid bi-weekly. Additional compensation is available for additional leadership roles.
Housing
Most meals during summer of service
Training, including 8-day pre-service training
CPR and First-Aid Certification
PT gear and other benefits

Application Process:

Applicants apply online via https://projecttransformation.org/rio-texas/get-involved/summer-of-service. A professional resume and contact information for three references that are not family is required for application.

To apply for this job please visit projecttransformation.org.