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Children’s Services Administrative Assistant-Lighthouse PATH Internship - Unpaid (Pontiac)

Posted 5/5/2015 by MNA

 

Lighthouse PATH is an empowerment program which offers transitional housing for up to 65 homeless woman and their children. At PATH, formerly homeless families live in a safe, nurturing environment for two years. During that time they are provided with quality empowerment programs and life skills training which is essential for them to begin to rebuild and transform their lives from poverty to self-sufficiency. 

  • Responsible for general administrative duties as assigned by the Director of Children Services.
  • General typing, computer data entry, maintain office files and records, assist with phone coverage.
  • Experience in Microsoft Office and Internet.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Child Development and Business Administration majors are welcomed to apply. 

For more information, please contact Marnese Jackson (248) 425-1241 or email mjackson@LighthouseOakland.org

Child Care Teaching Assistant –Lighthouse PATH Internship - Unpaid (Pontiac)

Posted 5/5/2015 by MNA

Lighthouse PATH is an empowerment program which offers transitional housing for up to 65 homeless woman and their children. At PATH, formerly homeless families live in a safe, nurturing environment for two years. During that time they are provided with quality empowerment programs and life skills training which is essential for them to begin to rebuild and transform their lives from poverty to self-sufficiency.

Child Care Teaching Assistant –Lighthouse PATH (Unpaid) -Responsible for the care given to children in our licensed center.

  • Responsible for holding and rocking babies, singing songs with group, playing games, reading stories, assisting with craft projects, and socializing with children.
  • Assist in planning, supervision and implementing the child care programs.
  • Assist in carrying out the child care curriculum which may include but not limited to: Lesson plans, arts & crafts, singing and reading, assessment testing, cleaning, preparing lunch and assisting with homework.
  • Ability to work with children 0-5 years of age.
  • Child Development majors are welcomed to apply.
For more information, please contact Marnese Jackson (248) 425-1241 or email mjackson@LighthouseOakland.org
Program Administrative Assistant-Lighthouse PATH Internship - Unpaid (Pontiac)

Posted 5/5/2015 by MNA

 

Lighthouse PATH is an empowerment program which offers transitional housing for up to 65 homeless woman and their children. At PATH, formerly homeless families live in a safe, nurturing environment for two years. During that time they are provided with quality empowerment programs and life skills training which is essential for them to begin to rebuild and transform their lives from poverty to self-sufficiency.

Program Administrative Assistant-Lighthouse PATH (Unpaid) -Responsible for general administrative duties as assigned by Administrative Coordinator.

  • General typing, computer data entry, maintain office files and records, assist with phone coverage.
  • Greet guests and clients, handling inquiries and incoming work orders.
  • Assist in receiving donations, completing donations forms, typing documents and correspondence.
  • Preparing and sending outgoing mail and packages.
  • Interfacing with clients and guests of different backgrounds.
  • Experience in Microsoft Office, email and internet, ability to type 45 WPM.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Business Administration majors are welcomed to apply.
For more information, please contact Marnese Jackson (248) 425-1241 or email mjackson@LighthouseOakland.org
Family Case Manager-Lighthouse PATH Internship - Unpaid (Pontiac)

Posted 5/5/2015 by MNA

Lighthouse PATH is an empowerment program which offers transitional housing for up to 65 homeless woman and their children. At PATH, formerly homeless families live in a safe, nurturing environment for two years. During that time they are provided with quality empowerment programs and life skills training which is essential for them to begin to rebuild and transform their lives from poverty to self-sufficiency.

Family Case Manager-Lighthouse PATH (Unpaid) -Interact with clients, place phone calls, perform inquiry logs assessments, audits and shadow Family Advocate.

  • Perform 1-on-1 sessions, conduct observations, complete in-group settings, transport clients, interview clients for program eligibility and perform research.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with people of different backgrounds, empathic, high level of confidentiality, high level of self-awareness.
  • Other duties as assigned. Assignment depends on level of experience.
  • Human Services, Social Work, Psychology, Sociology and Counseling majors are welcomed to apply.
For more information, please contact Marnese Jackson (248) 425-1241 or email mjackson@LighthouseOakland.org
Crisis Resolution Case Worker-Lighthouse Emergency Services Internship - Unpaid (Pontiac)

Posted 5/5/2015 by MNA

Lighthouse Emergency Services (LES) serves families and individuals in need by providing emergency assistance and promoting self-sufficiency. LES uses trained and dedicated volunteers to sit down with each family and determine how we can help resolve the immediate crisis. It may be emergency food, help to prevent eviction or utility disconnection, help with a medical need, or some other need that has created a crisis for the family.

Crisis Resolution Case Worker-Lighthouse Emergency Services (Unpaid) -Interns will help to alleviate the initial crisis that has brought individuals and families into the agency for assistance.

  • Verify needed documentation, sign client in for services, assist clients with navigating and bridging resources.
  • Interns will complete an assessment with each client to determine how we can assist clients with becoming more self sufficient.
  • Assess the root cause of clients’ crisis.
  • Assist client to build a workable plan for moving forward into self-sufficiency.
  • Follow up with client as needed.
  • Assist clients with navigating and bridging resources.
  • All Human Services, Sociology, Psychology, Social Work, Counseling majors are welcomed to apply.
  • Other duties as assigned.
For more information, please contact Marnese Jackson (248) 425-1241 or email mjackson@LighthouseOakland.org
Graphic Design-Lighthouse of Oakland County Internship - Unpaid (Pontiac)

Posted 5/5/2015 by MNA

Graphic Design-Lighthouse of Oakland County Internship (Unpaid) -Conduct an analysis of the current Lighthouse website -Provide graphic design support to Lighthouse of Oakland County. Preferred candidates must have previous experience using graphic design and website software (Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat, Dreamweaver, WordPress and/or other common design and layout applications).

  • Design clear engaging graphic communications for web. This will include logos, direct mail pieces, branded promotional items, web site and social media graphics, posters, flyers, and other marketing materials as needed.
  • Work closely with the Donor Relations /Database Administrator and other staff to translate their messaging concepts into marketing materials.
  • All candidates in art and design, business, communications, English, or area of fine arts majors are welcomed to apply.
  • Candidates must provide design samples and links at interview.
For more information, please contact Marnese Jackson (248) 425-1241 or email mjackson@LighthouseOakland.org
Public Relations/Communications Internship - Unpaid (Pontiac)

Posted 5/5/2015 by MNA

 

Public Relations/Communications (Unpaid) -Develop strategies around technological promotions -Develop media kits, press kits, press releases, proclamations -Develop Public Relations and Communications Plan -All candidates in Public Relations, Journalism, Communications majors are welcomed to apply.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organization and attention to detail.
  • A proactive self-starter eager to learn and grow as part of a team with a dedication to quality control.
  • Ability to succeed in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Enthusiasm and solid interpersonal communication skills.
  • A strong understanding of Web and social media tools; candidate should be able to leverage tools such as search (Google, etc.) -Intermediate proficiency in Word, Excel and PowerPoint

For more information, please contact Marnese Jackson (248) 425-1241 or email mjackson@LighthouseOakland.org

Data Analysis Intern (Detroit)

Posted 4/26/2015 by MNA

 

Data Driven Detroit (D3), in partnership with the Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation and the NextGen Board, seeks two data analysis interns who desire a place to develop their talents while serving the Detroit community!

This pilot program gives aspiring professionals the resources to express their creativity through designing and implementing a project that will strengthen both their professional portfolio and the work of community organizations across Detroit. Interns will have access to workspace, the latest software, unique learning and networking opportunities, and guidance from some of the top professionals in the field. Upon completion of the program, they will have gained competitive experience to advance their careers.

For more information and application materials, please visit http://datadrivendetroit.org/about-us/contact/. The current application deadline is May 8th.

Marketing and Communications Intern (Detroit)

Posted 4/26/2015 by MNA

 

Data Driven Detroit (D3), in partnership with the Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation and the NextGen Board, seeks a Marketing and Communications Intern who desires a place to develop their talents while serving the Detroit community!

This pilot program gives aspiring professionals the resources to express their creativity through designing and implementing a project that will strengthen both their professional portfolio and the work of community organizations across Detroit.  Interns will have access to workspace, the latest software, unique learning and networking opportunities, and guidance from some of the top professionals in the field.  Upon completion of the program, they will have gained competitive experience to advance their careers.

For more information and application materials, please visit http://datadrivendetroit.org/about-us/contact/.  The current application deadline is May 8th.
Web Experience Intern (Detroit)

Posted 4/26/2015 by MNA

 

Data Driven Detroit (D3), in partnership with the Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation and the NextGen Board, seeks a Web Experience Intern who desires a place to develop their talents while serving the Detroit community!

This pilot program gives aspiring professionals the resources to express their creativity through designing and implementing a project that will strengthen both their professional portfolio and the work of community organizations across Detroit.  Interns will have access to workspace, the latest software, unique learning and networking opportunities, and guidance from some of the top professionals in the field.  Upon completion of the program, they will have gained competitive experience to advance their careers.

For more information and application materials, please visit http://datadrivendetroit.org/about-us/contact/.  The current application deadline is May 8th.
Crisis Resolution Case Worker (Pontiac)

Posted 4/26/2015 by MNA

 

Lighthouse Emergency Services (LES) serves families and individuals in need by providing emergency assistance and promoting self-sufficiency. LES uses trained and dedicated volunteers to sit down with each family and determine how we can help resolve the immediate crisis. It may be emergency food, help to prevent eviction or utility disconnection, help with a medical need, or some other need that has created a crisis for the family.

Positions Available:
Crisis Resolution Case Worker-Lighthouse Emergency Services

  • Interns will help to alleviate the initial crisis that has brought individuals and families into the agency for assistance.
  • Verify needed documentation, sign client in for services, assist clients with navigating and bridging resources.
  • Interns will complete an assessment with each client to determine how we can assist clients with becoming more self sufficient.
  • Assess the root cause of clients’ crisis.
  • Assist client to build a workable plan for moving forward into self-sufficiency.
  • Follow up with client as needed.
  • Assist clients with navigating and bridging resources.
  • All Human Services, Sociology, Psychology, Social Work, Counseling majors are welcomed to apply.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Interested individuals may apply by emailing Marnese Jackson at mjackson@LighthouseOakland.org or call (248) 972-1480.

Family Case Manager-Lighthouse PATH (Pontiac)

Posted 4/26/2015 by MNA

 

Lighthouse PATH is an empowerment program which offers transitional housing for up to 65 homeless woman and their children. At PATH, formerly homeless families live in a safe, nurturing environment for two years. During that time they are provided with quality empowerment programs and life skills training which is essential for them to begin to rebuild and transform their lives from poverty to self-sufficiency. 

  • Interact with clients, place phone calls, perform inquiry logs assessments, audits and shadow Family Advocate.
  • Perform 1-on-1 sessions, conduct observations, complete in-group settings, transport clients, interview clients for program eligibility and perform research.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with people of different backgrounds, empathic, high level of confidentiality, high level of self-awareness.
  • Other duties as assigned. Assignment depends on level of experience.
  • Human Services, Social Work, Psychology, Sociology and Counseling majors are welcomed to apply.

Interested individuals may apply by emailing Marnese Jackson at mjackson@LighthouseOakland.org or call (248) 972-1480.

   
     
 
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