The Healthy U Intern will assist with the inner-workings of the YMCA Healthy U Program, including: assisting with Healthy U sites, BiA testing, and curriculum development. Additional responsibilities include: promoting physical activity and nutrition amongst youth in the community, assisting with Healthy U lessons and curriculum development, and completing various administrative tasks in preparation for monthly staff meetings. Healthy U Interns must also have the ability to positively represent the YMCA Healthy U Program, and must be available at least two days a week from 3-6 PM (Monday-Friday) and have daytime availability.

 Responsibilities

  • Promoting physical activity and nutrition amongst youth in the community
  • Assisting with Healthy U lessons in partnership with Healthy U staff
  • Actively engaging in lessons with children at Healthy U sites
  • Offer exceptional customer service to a diverse group of clients
  • Assist with Healthy U curriculum development
  • Complete various administrative tasks in preparation for monthly staff meetings

 Requirements

  • Pursuing a degree in exercise science, physical education, or similar health field
  • Experience working with children, preferably in educational and/or diverse setting
  • Interest in engaging the community
  • Transportation to off-site locations
  • 20 - 40 hours per week (flexible hours and scheduling)
  • Unpaid Internship

Benefits

  • FREE individual membership