Hartford Public Schools

​AGENCY:        
HARTFORD PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Central Office                        
960 Main Street - 8th floor
Hartford, CT 06103
 
INTERNSHIP CONTACT: Sarah Horkel, Coordinator of School Leadership Support, email: HORKS001@hartfordschools.org
 
AGENCY FUNCTION: 
The Pre-K-12 Education Internship is an amazing opportunity for top college juniors or seniors, who are interested in the field of education or communications.  Interns are exposed to processes and systems of a large urban school district and gain hands-on experience in education reform. Throughout the semester, interns will take on more responsibility in the Pre-K-12 Education department, communicating with principals and contributing to special projects. 

INTERN ACTIVITIES: 

Responsibilities include:

·         Leveraging social networks to strengthen the relationships existing between central office, schools and the Hartford community.

·         Managing newsletters and other communication tools.

·         Data collection and analysis.

·         Planning meeting logistics.

·         Revising operational processes to maximize efficiency.

·         Other tasks as assigned by the Pre-K-12 Education team.

 

Qualifications:

·         College junior or senior

·         Interest in education reform

·         Exceptional written and oral communication skills

·         Detail-oriented and well-organized

·         Solid understanding of social media and Internet marketing best practices

·         Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook)

·         Knowledge of GoogleDocs

·         High level of personal responsibility and professionalism


To Apply: Email a résumé and a brief letter of interest to the Office of Pre-K-12 Education by December 17, 2012.  


HOURS PER WEEK:   10-15

INTERNSHIP AVAILABLE: FALL:  Yes;   SPRING:  Yes;   SUMMER:  Yes

STIPEND:  Perhaps, funds permitting