Monday, February 28, 2011

Summer Teaching Fellows (Harlem, United States)

Hello, Become a successful and effective teacher by joining the Success Academy Teaching Fellowship program this summer.

Are you interested in becoming a teacher and want to receive more hands on experience before jumping in head first? By joining the Success Academy Teaching Fellowship program in June 2011 you will learn a bit about what it takes to be an amazing teacher and ‘live the life of a teacher’ for 10- weeks. If you love it, and we think you’re a great fit for our full-time team, you can join the Success Academy team for the 2011-2012 school year.

Overview
Success Charter Network is looking for diverse and talented individuals who love children, are passionate about education reform, believe in educational choice and who want to be a part of running and building an exemplary school system.

Why become a fellow?
As a Success Academy Teaching Fellow, you will have the exciting opportunity to work directly with our master teachers and instructional leaders and learn how to deliver rigorous instruction and manage a classroom of 27-30 scholars. Our fellows will teach a varying array of classes from math, reading, writing, karate, dance and art. Your 10-week apprenticeship includes on the job evaluation, training for each component of our curriculum, and learning how to implement the most effective behavior and classroom management systems. You will also learn what it takes to become a great teacher who constantly evolves to be the best teacher possible.

Are you our next fellow?
Ideal fellows are either recent college graduates or career changers who want to make a 10-week commitment this summer. The fellowship starts on June 6th and concludes on Aug. 9th. If you love the program and we believe you have what it takes to be a great teacher, you’ll be asked to join a Success Academy for the 2011-2012 academic year as an associate teacher. In this position, you’ll continue your training by working side by side with the best teachers in the industry, you’ll attend weekly professional development sessions, and you’ll live the life of an extraordinary teacher working with our scholars over the course of an academic year.

Qualifications:
- No formal teaching experience is required.
- An undergraduate degree is required.
- Evidence of a love of children and most specifically children’s learning
- Internship, community involvement or volunteer experience is a plus.
- A quick learner, a person not afraid to take on hard challenges, strong communication skills and commitment to excellence.
- Has demonstrated leadership potential and has a track record for excellence

Compensation:
$6,750 stipend for an intensive 10-week training program

To Apply:
Please upload a resume and cover letter, outlining how your skills and experience meet the qualifications of the position. Describe why you are a compelling candidate for this fellowship. http://www.successcharters.org/careers. Resumes without cover letters will not be reviewed.

Success Charter Network is an equal opportunity employer and actively encourages applications from people of all backgrounds.

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Jobs in Politics (New York)

This memo is to address the most recent study from the National Association of Colleges and Employers. This study found that the top ten jobs for college graduates range from Accounting to Financial Analysis to Management Trainee. This memo is meant to address the initial worry that many of you may be feeling. Just because you did not major in Business or Accounting and you do not want to sit behind a computer screen staring at excel all day, does not mean you are not qualified for a job. In fact, there are plenty of amazing careers out there that will allow you to develop leadership skills and fight for social change. Imagine that, not only working in an exciting environment but also enjoying every second of your job.

Grassroots Campaigns, Inc. is now hiring Assistant Canvass Directors to run campaign offices across the United States, working on behalf of various, different issue-based non-profits.

Grassroots Campaigns, Inc is a progressive political consulting firm that specializes in running face-to-face citizen mobilization campaigns for political parties, candidates, and advocacy groups. By running campaigns on behalf of groups such as the ASPCA, the American Civil Liberties Union, and Amnesty International we can focus on building up their membership and volunteer bases while running field campaigns for candidates and other organizations to win progressive victories on the local, state, and national level and mobilize citizens to be more active and engaged in politics.

Responsibilities of the Assistant Director include:

Recruit a team of 10-40 canvassers to represent our partner groups on the
front lines. Strategically develop a plan to hire the best representatives for our
campaigns.

Manage staff and develop leaders in the canvass office. Work with your
staff to make them the best organizers and fundraisers they can be. Promote staff
into leadership positions and develop the next generation of progressive leaders.

Canvass to raise funds and build support in the community. Lead your staff by example and work on the front lines on the most important issues facing our nation.

Coordinate logistics; manage budgets and track income and expenses

Requirements for Position:

Strong communication and motivational skills, work ethic, and desire for political change are essential. Candidates must be able to work within a team, have proven leadership ability and an orientation towards handling a lot of responsibility. Strong self-direction and the ability to take initiative are also necessary qualifications. Previous field or canvassing experience is a plus, and may qualify candidates for additional leadership positions.

Apply Online or send a Cover Letter and Resume to Peter at jobs@grassrootscampaigns.com.

Visit Us at www.grassrootscampaigns.com/jobs.php

Looking forward to hear from you as soon as possible.

Sunday, February 13, 2011

Looking for young (intern) architects and interior designers, Shanghai (Huaihai Middle Road) internships in Shinghai China

About Employer:
Employer Name: HongKong Haihua Architects LTD
We are Haihua Group, a professional design firm based in Shanghai, dedicated to architecture and interior decoration design.
Up till now company hires more than 100 designers, both Chinese and foreign, with outstanding concepts and has great experience in the industry.
We established partnership relations with international design companies such as: Chamberlain、RTKL、HBA、Tonychi、RAD、MQ Studio etc.
Our partners - international hotel management companies: Starwood、Hyatt、Interstate、Marriott etc.
Our partners – international designers: Steven holl、Mario Botta、PIOZ、DCA、Isozaki Arata etc.
Work Location:
Huaihai Middle Road
Job Description:
At present, in the stage of fast development, we are looking forward to invite young architects and interior designers with outstanding concepts to join our team. We provide intern programs and give a chance of regular employment to the most successful candidates. Interns receive allowance and help with arranging accommodation, and any other support if needed.

Applicants should send their resume and portfolio to our email address.

Resume should contain:
• picture,
• date of birth,
• nationality,
• work experience if any,
• education background,
• language and computer skills.

Candidate profile:
• graduated from adequate faculties
• creativity and outstanding concepts
• excellent CAD skills, good 3D design skills (Sketch Up, 3D MAX, Cinema 4D etc.)
• ready to demonstrate their skills

We will arrange a SKYPE interview with chosen applicants.

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English teacher & Karate Intern (Saitama)

We are now accepting applications for our 9th English teacher & Karate Intern at the Shiramizu Karate Club in Sugito City, Saitama Prefecture.

This 9th internship will run from April 1, 2011 to March 31, 2012, with the possibility of an extension.

The intern teaches English part-time at various locations to earn money while training at the dojo almost everyday.
The several part-time salaries combined cover all expenses (apartment, food, utilities, training fees).
There is an intern studio apartment near the dojo.
Cultural visa sponsorship possible for the right person.

The position requires;
1. A native English speaker, preferably a college graduate from an English university, since the intern teaches English to various levels of students.
2. Experience instructing children, whether in English and/or sports.
3. Honest desire to immerse themselves into learning karate from professional instructors for a full 12 months while being positive and outgoing.

The internship was set-up to allow non-Japanese to get the most out of learning karate in Japan while being able to earn enough money to cover expenses.
Applicants with no karate experience or karate experience both accepted.

Each month the intern participates in tournaments, seminars and other events. In addition, they assist with foreign guests, contribute to the 'Intern Blog' and help out wherever possible in the dojo. Interns also study Japanese at community center language classes run by volunteers. Lastly, they are responsible for training the next intern over a two-week shadowing period at the end of their own internship. Most previous interns have challenged a black belt dan test once or twice during their internship.

For more information, visit the internship blog.
http://japankarateintern.blogspot.com/

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Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Mobile Advertising Intern (Liberty Village, Toronto) internships in canada

Addictive Mobility is looking for an intern with advertising experience to assist with mobile advertising sales and analysis to create a unique and engaging mobile advertising experience on one of North America's leading Social Mobile Advertising Networks.

The internship will immerse you in a mobile advertising consultancy and teach you a variety of basic professional skills. You will be collaborating with a small group of designers and developers, and using the latest mobile and web technologies to create brand experiences. The work involves working in tandem with experienced designers and creative directors from leading Ad Agencies in Toronto and all over North America.

Characteristics we look for: self-motivated, curious, quick learner, unafraid to ask questions.

The Mobile Advertising Intern is responsible for assisting with Addictive Mobility’s service offerings in any of the following:
• Hands-on, direct involvement with Sponsored Placement and Targeted Placement accounts
• Publisher placement opportunities and traffic analysis
• Sitting in on internal meetings and some client meetings

Related experience from jobs, involvement in on-campus organizations, or other internships is helpful. This position can lead to a permanent position in the company.
This is an unpaid position with lots of opportunity to gain a wealth of experience and possibly lead to a full time as a business development manager. A stipend will be offered, to be discussed during the interview (involving meal and travel expenses).

Hours: 20 hours a week.
www.addictivemobility.com
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Bilingual (French) internship placement assistant (Vancouver in Canada)

Vancouver Internships is a student-centred internship placement agency. We work closely with students from universities, colleges, and private ESL schools to help them find unpaid professional and paid casual internships and work terms. We have a staff of 4 at our downtown office as well as support staff in Toronto and Montreal.

We are looking to hire a university or college student to assist us with our expansion into these other cities, and to help with spill-over work here in Vancouver.

Our ideal person meets most of these requirements:

- Bilingual (French-English)
- Can use MS Office
- Outgoing, or able to fake it
- In college or university, but available for 6-8 hours per week

If you have any of the following skills, your resume will go right to the top of the pile:

- Past internship experience
- User of social media
- French, Social sciences or business major

To learn more about our company, please visit www.vancouverinternships.ca .

To apply, please send your resume and a very brief covering email telling us which of the requirements you meet, and why you would be good at this job.

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Le Chateau is hiring an In store Merchandiser! (Willobrook Shopping Ctr, Canada)

Join our dynamic team as an In-Store Merchandiser!
As a Le Château In-Store Merchandiser you play a valuable and exciting role in our fast-paced store, where you have endless opportunities for career development. You’ll develop your leadership skills and merchandise your store with open knowledge of strategies and sales plans, enabling you to become an innovative, profit-oriented business leader. With your superior fashion knowledge and merchandising experience, you drive business by communicating Le Château’s exclusive brand identity to customers through strategic product displays.

As an In-Store Merchandiser, Le Château is dedicated to providing you with:
• A 50% discount on all Fashion for Work
• A full-time weekday position that is supportive of your work/life balance
• Open knowledge of corporate strategies and financial information, and influence over product, store operations, and other aspects of Le Château’s business development, allowing you to take ownership and pride in the achievements of your store as well as Le Château’s corporate results
• On-going leadership and career training that enables you to build valuable industry skills for your future, and foster personal and professional growth in yourself and your Store team
• Internships and Summer Placements in our Montreal Head Office in departments including Buying, Operations, Distribution, and Finance
• A positive, safe, and comfortable work environment where your opinion matters, and you are recognized and rewarded for your success
• Lucrative bonus opportunities, great contests, education allowance, full-time benefits package, and much more!
Position Requirements:
• Full-time weekday availability
• Merchandising experience or post-secondary Merchandising education
Join the Le Château team as an In-Store Merchandiser, and experience the exciting and rewarding difference of a career at Le Château!
Apply today to:www.lechateau.com/careers

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Tuesday, February 1, 2011

SocialMedia Internships in Downtown - Merchandise Mart USA (volunteer jobs in chicago)

If you want to spend your time posting Facebook ads for boring companies, by all means, take another “Social Media Internship.” If you want to see how social media works at the world’s greatest brands, you’ll want to talk to us.


www.socialmedia.org

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Experienced Assistant Restaurant Manager in Lincolnshire chicago USA. (internships in chicago)

This position is responsible for overall (front of the house) food and beverage services and functions of the assigned food and beverage outlet, including monitoring of the budget, and staffing issues.
Participates in employee development, assists in establishing department standards, guidelines and objectives while helping to maintain the internal control measures necessary for operational efficiency.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS
Knowledge of various positions within the restaurant, e.g., host person, bus person, food server, bartender, cocktail server, etc.
Knowledge of and previous experience with financial planning and analysis.
Knowledge of and experience with operational planning and analysis.
Familiarity with effective food service techniques and sales strategies.
Knowledge of food, food product and food preparation.
Knowledge of service, service etiquette and standard service practices for full service restaurants. Knowledge of standard safety and sanitation practices for food and beverage service. Extensive knowledge of wines and alcoholic beverages a must.

These skills and abilities are typically acquired through the completion of a bachelors degree in hotel and restaurant management or related field in addition a wide variety of hands-on experience, special training, apprenticeships, internships and seminars, typically acquired through a minimum of five years progressive managerial experience in the food and beverage industry, or through completion of a high school education and ten years of related experience.

Email. mailto:joinus@thewithotel.com?subject=Viper Alley is looking for YOU! Experienced Assistant Restaurant Mgr (Lincolnshire)&body=http://chicago.craigslist.org/nwc/fbh/2182998704.html