The Youth Internship position provides educational opportunities for youth as part of the Youth Employment initiative to work at the YMCA to gain business and operational experiences which transfer to work skills for their future employment. Duties and responsibilities vary based on assignment and needs of the YMCA department or project.
Demonstrates behaviors and actions consistent with YMCA values, code of conduct and other policies and procedures.
Performs duties and responsibilities as outlined for the task or projects assigned (see the Learning Agreement).
Participates in trainings, workshops and application of skills necessary to perform assigned duties and responsibilities.
Communicates with identified internship supervisor reporting on progress, making recommendations, preparing reports, etc.
Obtains feedback from internship supervisor to enhance skill development.
This position reports to the internship supervisor who reports to the next level manager for the assigned branch or department. The incumbent interacts regularly with staff and may participate in meetings to complete assignment or project.
Must be minimum 14 years of age.
Must be accepted into the YMCA Career Pathways Program prior to applying for internship (when applicable).
Ability to comply with all rules, guidelines, and professional conduct set forth by your supervisor and by the YMCA.
Basic computer skills (when applicable).
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Commitment to fulfill scheduled hours to accomplish assigned duties and tasks.
Willingness to learn and ask questions to enhance the development process.
High School graduate or equivalency or currently in High School or in pursuit of GED.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
This job description represents the major functions of the position but is not intended to be all-inclusive. The incumbent is also responsible for taking direction from their supervisor, manager or designated representatives in completing projects or performing duties deemed necessary for the branch or Association success.
Ymca Twin Cities