Description: The LEAD Program offers Russian-speaking, Jewish college and graduate students paid, full-time summer internships in leading Jewish not-for-profit agencies throughout New York City. Internships are designed to match students' professional and/or personal interests. The program also includes educational seminars about Jewish traditions, history and leadership, and students work together to plan and implement a community service project. LEAD will enhance your understanding of and connection to the Jewish community, provide you with meaningful professional experience and enhance your leadership skills. Stipend is provided upon completion of program. LEAD is sponsored by UJA-Federation of New York and operated by F.E.G.S Health & Human Services System. Part-time internships are also available during the academic year.
|Type of Opportunity||Internship|
|Location||New York City|
|Degree Wanted||None Req.|
|Special Skills & Requirements||Students must be currently enrolled in college or graduate school in NYC Metropolitan area.|
|Address:||315 Hudson Street, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10013|
|About the Company:||F·E·G·S is a broad-based health and human services organization which provides a network of services in the areas of mental health, developmental disabilities, employment, training, career planning, education and youth development, residential, rehabilitation, family services and home care throughout Metropolitan New York. F.E.G.S programs are designed to help each individual served achieve independence at work, at home, and in the community.|
|How To Apply:||Students should contact Ms. Velez.|