Career Services Internship Opportunities

Nurse, Nutriton or Health Intern

Description: Working with urban Geriatric age groups within an Innovative Senior Center Environment. Works under the supervision of the Center Director, Social Worker – LMSW, Wellness Coach. We will work with all schools internship requirements. Unpaid internship, onsite lunch provided. Located one block from the Astoria Blvd Subway stop and near several bus routes. Student must be available at least one weekday morning starting from 9am each week. Saturday hours are available starting from 10am. The most active center hours are 8am -2pm weekdays and 10am -1 pm on Saturdays. All internship activities are to fall within those times

Salary Unpaid
Type of Opportunity Internship
Location Astoria, NY
Degree Wanted None Required
Field of Study Nursing
Special Skills & Requirements Licenses/Certifications: CPR certification or must obtain within 10 calendar days of date of position. STANDARDS OF PERFORMANCE Positive Attitude: We are here to serve our customers by meeting their needs with utmost care and courtesy. Our attitude represents the Innovative Centers commitment to excellence. This commitment is reflected by providing a positive and caring experience with every interaction. Communication: We are committed to listening attentively to our co-workers and members in order to fully understand and meet their needs. This commitment is reflected by our verbal, non-verbal, and written communications being delivered with courtesy, clarity, care, and a smile. If a member is disrespectful please immediately report this to the social work or office staff. Negative interactions with older adults could be indicative of medical or social issues and need to be addressed immediately for the wellbeing of seniors, staff and the senior center community. Dignity and Respect: We recognize, value, and respect the diversity of our co-workers, and older adult members by honoring their perspectives, choices, and differences.
Company Name HANAC Harmony JVL Innovative Senior Center
Contact: Allison Simmons
Address: 27-40 Hoyt Avenue South Astoria, NY 11102
Email: asimmons@hanac.org
Phone: 718-396-5004
Website: http://www.hanac.org
About the Company: We are dedicated to providing the education, vocational training and support services to enable everyone to reach their full potential. Founded as a nonprofit in 1972 in Astoria, New York, HANAC – the Hellenic American Neighborhood Action Committee – was initially concerned with addressing the needs of new Greek immigrants living in the community. Today, HANAC has become one of New York City’s largest and most successful social service organizations, touching the lives of over 30,000 individuals with a wide range of programs and services for diverse and multi-ethnic communities in four boroughs. Our programs & services include:
How To Apply: Please contact Allison Simmons at Email: asimmons@hanac.org for more information.

 

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