Waterford UPSTART Paid Internship – Fall

PAID Fall Internship Opportunity


Join the team to help kids get ready for kindergarten! As an intern you will meet face-to-face with our participants during graduations for children finishing the program and orientations for our new families.

• Nationwide travel
• Professional experience in a nonprofit organization
• Collaboration with an enthusiastic team of driven individuals
• First-hand experience of the impact of early education

• Frequent travel, in-state and nation-wide – all travel costs covered by Waterford.org
• Limited vacation time
• 30-50 hours/week with overtime
• Some physical labor (20-50 lbs moving event supplies)
• Varied schedule – days off on Sunday, and usually another day during the week
• Starting pay $12/hr DOE

• Communication skills, including with young children
• Confidence and personability
• Public speaking and presentation skills
• Proactivity, attention to detail, and ability to follow complex processes, including use of computers
• Fluency in Spanish preferred but not required
• Willingness to work long hours, including late nights and Saturdays
• Freshman in college or older

• Check participants in at events and update their account information
• Proctor digital kindergarten-readiness assessment
• Host engaging graduation sessions
• Provide training for program participants

To apply, please email a one-page resume and cover letter to intern@waterford.org

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