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Dysart Community Center- Teen Program Coordinator Intern

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Company Name: 
Dysart Community Center
Application Due Date: 
Sunday, April 5, 2020
El Mirage
Federal Work-Study Eligible Site: 
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*All internships listed on the Estrella Mountain CC website are available ONLY to current EMCC students. 

For over 56 years Dysart Community Center has been committed to providing educational and developmental opportunities for children, youth and adults in the West Valley.

Dysart Community Center is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established in 1962 by a group of twelve determined volunteers to provide basic health and educational resources to local families on the verge of poverty. Educating those in need was the priority for these volunteers and remains so today.

From its founding more than fifty years ago, Dysart Community Center has expanded its services to provide a variety of educational programs for thousands of West Valley residents in our local communities. Today we proudly serve our community with GD, ESL and citizenship courses for adults, after-school and summer care for youths and teens and access to various basic needs resources for families and individuals. We believe that by empowering our community through education while providing relief from various social economic stresses, we can play an important part in help in our community members reach the full potential of their character and capabilities.

The intern will help with the youth education teen program. Their imagination will help fuel interesting and innovative lesson plans. This internship will provide the opportunity of working with youths ages 12 to 18. You will learn to understand diversity, physical, social, emotional, cognitive, linguistic development in a unique after-school setting. Classes are dedicated to homework support, arts & crafts, STEM projects, physical fitness, cooking and reading comprehension. The students also work on film and photography projects as well as 3-D printing

All training and support will be provided, this is a wonderful opportunity to help young people develop practical life skills and prepare for their futures.

This opportunity is only available to Estrella Mountain Community College students. Applicants are REQUIRED to submit and online application, a resume, and a cover letter. Free resume/cover letter/mock interview assistance is available by appointment only at the EMCC Career & Transfer Center. To schedule your appointment please visit or call 623-935-8740 or email ctc.frontdesk@estrellamountain.edu.

Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Develop interesting and innovative lesson plans and activities
  • Teach practical life skills
  • Guide towards college prep
  • Guide towards employment & job seeking
  • Media Studies
Minimum Requirements: 
  • Be a current EMCC student 
  • Have a min. of a 2.5 GPA
  • Inspirational
  • Motivated
  • Positive
  • Fun loving
  • Passion for Education
  • Ability to pass background check (paid by Dysart) and present 2 references

The Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) is an EEO/AA institution and an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, or national origin. A lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in the career and technical education programs of the District.

The Maricopa County Community College District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its programs or activities. For Title IX/504 concerns, call the following number to reach the appointed coordinator: (480) 731-8499. For additional information, as well as a listing of all coordinators within the Maricopa College system, visit http://www.maricopa.edu/non-discrimination.