Education Intern
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Company:
The Middle East Institute
Location:
Washington D.C., DC, USA
Job Posted:
30+ days ago

Education Intern

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT

The Center for Education led by Ms. Shabnam Jafari, provides language classes in Arabic, Hebrew, Persian, Turkish, Dari, Urdu, and Pashto. The language school enrolls around 200 students every three months. Languages Department interns play a critical role in the execution, promotion, and development of the department. Interns in the Center for Education should have experience working with people, a capacity for multi-tasking, and problem-solving skills. Department interns would also need to be strong in both verbal and written communication.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Please apply anytime.
RESPONSIBILITIES

General Administration
Education interns will assist in the management of the department's phone and email correspondence and respond to departmental and Institute inquiries. The intern will also register new students, schedule tutoring sessions between students and teachers, prepare transcripts, and process refund and withdrawal requests.

Marketing and Promotions
It is the duty of the Education intern to regularly create and edit departmental content on the Institute's website in additional to drafting new Twitter, Instagram and Facebook posts. The intern will also be tasked with researching and drafting proposals for promoting and expanding the department and preparing relevant statistics. As well as coming up with unique creative writing to help promote the department's brand of bridging cultures through education.

REQUIRED SKILLS:

Familiarity with Microsoft Access, Excel, and Word
Ability to work Monday through Friday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. (30 hours/week)

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