Building Brains (B2) Anywhere Internship


  


Project Description:

The Department of Community Services is accepting internship applications for Building Brains (B2) Anywhere. This is an ideal unpaid internship opportunity for students pursuing an academic on-the-job training experience. Selected candidates will experience first-hand knowledge about the roles that B2 Anywhere plays within the County Government, the Gwinnett community, and partner initiatives. Interns will gain hands-on experience working with children aged 0-8 and their caregivers providing developmentally appropriate and high-quality early learning experiences in the areas of literacy and STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics).

 

The intern’s main work area will be at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center in Lawrenceville and Parks Operations Center in Lawrenceville. The internship supervisor will be the B2 Anywhere program supervisor. The intern will receive training on the B2 Anywhere mobile program and how it provides early learning opportunities throughout the Gwinnett community in collaboration with community partners.

 

Ideal Candidate:

  • Pursing a degree or certificate in early childhood education or related field
  • Previous experience working with children aged 0-8 years
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to comprehend and apply developmental standards to programming
  • Great interpersonal, organizational, and customer service skills
  • Ability to transport themselves on occasion to programming locations located in all areas of Gwinnett County
  • Flexible schedule Tuesday – Saturday and able to work up to 40 hours a week

All Gwinnett County volunteers are required to agree and complete the WAIVER OF LIABILITY AND RELEASE and CONSENT FOR BACKGROUND CHECK forms. Please complete and send all three forms below to the Project/Event Organizer via email or mail for approval before participation.

 

WAIVER OF LIABILITY AND RELEASE

CONSENT FOR BACKGROUND CHECK

INTERNSHIP APPLICATION

 

This volunteer opportunity is not eligible for court-ordered community service hours.

 

Please contact an project organizer, Aspen Brown, at Aspen.Brown@gwinnettcounty.com | 770.822.7371.


Start Date: Mon, Jun 28, 2021
End Date: Thu, Dec 30, 2021
Volunteers Needed:
Unlimited   
Meeting Location: Department of Community Services

75 Langley Drive
Lawrenceville, GA 30046

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Project Organizer: Volunteer Gwinnett
volunteergwinnett@gwinnettcounty.com
770-822-7955
Project Category:
Internships