Opportunity: Alzheimer's Association Brazos Valley Intern

Opportunity Profile

General Information

Opportunity Name:
Alzheimer's Association Brazos Valley Intern
Summary of Opportunity:
The Alzheimer's Association Intern will provide support for chapter program and services through program assistance. During this paid internship, the intern will gain experience working in the non-profit sector while furthering the Association's mission.

• Serve as back-up greeter/receptionist for the Alzheimer's Association Brain Health Collaborative building
• Assist Volunteer, Education, and Early Stage Program Managers with program needs and project development
• With staff help, lead Chapter Education presentations as-needed
• Prepare information packets for helpline mailings to clients
• Represent organization at health fairs and informational sessions
• Work with staff to check-in, greet, and coordinate community education presentations and special events

Issues Addressed in Opportunity:
  • Arts / Culture
  • Civic / Community
  • Health / Medicine
  • Senior Citizens

Special Considerations

Special Skills Needed/Preferred for Opportunity:
Minimum Education Requirements:
• Working towards a bachelor's degree in public health, education, public relations, marketing, communication or related field

Knowledge and Skills:
• Excellent oral and written communication skills.
• Public speaking skills.
• Professional attitude and appearance.
• Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office.
• Ability to work independently as well as a part of a team.

Equipment Used:
• Personal computer
• Telephone
• Fax machine
• Copier
• Audiovisual Equipment

Physical and Mental Requirements:
• Ability to type on a keyboard
• Ability to work in a fast pace environment

Other:
• Must be able to work a flexible schedule
• Must have reliable transportation
• Professional attitude and appearance.
• Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office.
• Ability to work independently as well as a part of a team.
Training/Orientation Provided:
Yes
Application/Interview Process:
Yes
Parking Available On-Site:
Yes

Opportunity Sponsor

The Alzheimer's Association