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Intern with Special Olympics PA – Philadelphia to gain experience in the non-profit sector. Interns will gain real-life work experience in the office and in the field of a sports-oriented non-profit. Although all internship positions are unpaid if the job requires traveling – all travel, food, and housing expenses will be covered.
Company Description: Special Olympics PA – Philadelphia’s mission is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.
Recommended Qualifications: Microsoft Office. This person needs to be personable, self-motivated, strategic, creative, and innovative. The ideal candidate must be comfortable in public settings, meeting new people, and speaking to groups. Overall, this person should be upbeat, positive, and fun!
Pre-Employment Screening Requirements: Background checks (Criminal, Child Abuse, FBI)
Internship Hours: Flexible depending upon student’s credit requirements