USA Rugby Lafayette , CO 80026
TRAINING & EDUCATION INTERNSHIP - SPRING 2019 - USA RUGBY, LAFAYETTE, CO
Term: Full time, January 2019 - May 2019
Compensation: Unpaid, College Credit
USA Rugby is the national governing body for the sport of rugby in America, and a Full Sport Member of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) and World Rugby.
Currently headquartered in Lafayette, Colorado, USA Rugby is charged with developing the game on all levels and has over 115,000 active members. USA Rugby oversees four national teams, multiple collegiate and high school All-American sides, and an emerging Olympic development pathway for elite athletes.
We are currently seeking to fill the position of Training & Education Intern.
This internship is expected to start in January 2019 and continue through May 2019 based at the National Office in Lafayette, Colorado. Interns must be eligible to receive college credit, or be satisfying an academic requirement, in order to be considered. This is intended to be a full-time internship (40 hrs per week), however, part-time applicants will also be considered.
The primary focus of this internship is to support and assist the research, development, and implementation of Training and Education programs, events, and other tasks which contribute to the growth of rugby in the United States. Educational streams include coaching, officiating, strength and conditioning, administrative and medical.
Support Training and Education Department staff in the administration of events such as clinics and educator workshops
Assist in the creation and development of electronic materials and online courses, through the department online learning management system
Assist in daily database operations including but not limited to: clinic postings, membership registrations, and certification
Assist with day of operations of organizational events
Assist in the creation of promotional materials for clinics and workshops
Assist in research on demographic data, as it pertains to department diversity initiatives and programs
Assist in content development, formatting, and distribution of departmental newsletter
Assist in the planning and implementing of meetings and conferences dedicated to training and education
Assist in the development of an educational presence via a variety of social media platforms
Office administrative tasks such as mailing, inventory, data entry, etc.
Respond to Training and Education inquiries and provide information and resources as requested
Other duties as assigned
Ability to perform basic database and administrative functions
Experience using Microsoft Office suite: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.
Must be able to work largely independently and as part of a team
Experience with online learning management systems and course development
Strong customer service and communication skills: written and verbal
Exceptional organizational skills, multi-tasking, and prioritization capabilities
Experience with web platform development strongly preferred but not a requirement
Ability to speak a second language a plus but not a requirement