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Dysart Community Center- Teen Arts & Action Youth Leader Internship

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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.

Work with a group of teens and their audio visual equipment, 3-D printer to help them learn to make short videos. Work with green screen technology. Help youths develop media skills. Work to develop life skills and work skills as well as encouraging educational development.

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: 
  • Teach teens to use audio/video equipment
  • Teach teens to use video editing software
  • Help teens create video projects from start to finish
  • Help teens learn and work on Life Skills
  • Assist teens with career and professional development 
Minimum Requirements: 
  • Current EMCC student 
  • Have a min. of a 2.5 GPA
  • Able to work a min. of 4 hours per week 
  • Have reliable transportation 
  • Enthusiasm
  • Interested in or studying media studies
  • Interested in working with youth and promoting teen development

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.