After School Matters is a nonprofit organization that offers Chicago public high school teens high quality, out-of-school-time opportunities to explore and develop their talents, while gaining critical skills for work, college, and beyond. Our hands-on, project-based arts, science, sports, technology, and communications programs are delivered at Chicago public high schools, at community locations throughout the city, and downtown at Gallery 37 Center for the Arts.
Summary of Position:
This position is an excellent fit for individuals looking to develop skills in nonprofit program management. The Program Administration Intern position will provide support to all aspects of After School Matters programming. The intern will gain a broad exposure to the inner workings of a high-functioning nonprofit organization. They will assist the Program Directors, Program Manager and Program Specialist in overall administration and logistics of every day programming. The Program Administration Intern will perform work directly related to the general business operations of After School Matters.
This is a part-time internship. The preferred start date would be in July 2017.
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
The physical demands here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
After School Matters is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, military discharge status, age, marital status, parental status, or source of income.