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Intern, National Hypertension Control Initiative

American Heart Association Incorporated

Location: Owensboro, Kentucky
Type: Part-Time, Non-Remote
Posted on: January 12, 2023
American Heart Association Posted Under: Owensboro, Kentucky jobs in Other; Other jobs in zipcode 42304 Posted On: 2023-01-10 OVERVIEW ARE YOU READY TO JOIN AN ORGANIZATION WHERE YOU CAN BE A RELENTLESS FORCE FOR A WORLD OF LONGER, HEALTHIER LIVES? The American Heart Association's Internship Program provides college students an opportunity for hands-on experience in various facets for individuals interested in gaining work experience with a non-profit, voluntary health organization. The American Heart Association (AHA) has a great opportunity for a PART-TIME INTERNSHIP with our National Team. The location for this position is FLEXIBLE . This internship will focus on supporting the National Hypertension Control Initiatives with program support, administrative and organizational duties. The Association offers many resources to help you maintain work-life harmonization through your changing needs and life situations. To help you be successful, you will have access to Heart U, our award-winning corporate university, as well as training and support locally and through our National Center. #TheAHALife is our company culture, our way of life, reflecting our diversity and inclusion, our focus on work-life harmonization and our Guiding Values. Discover why you will Be Seen. Be Heard. Be Valued--- at the American Heart Association by following us on LinkedIn, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and at heart.org. INTERNSHIP OVERVIEW: Time Commitment: 20 hours per week Internship Duration: 1/17/23 - 5/5/23 Remote Position Salary: $23.00 per hour RESPONSIBILITIES Individuals participating in the internship program are provided with an opportunity to: Gain important and practical job skills to be successful in a non-profit environment Opportunity to explore a career-path with a reputable voluntary health/service organization Gain experience in the professional world while learning about board management Complete an internship that enriches your academic and professional resume as well as enriching your personal life by making a difference in the lives of others RESPONSIBILITIES: TASKS COULD INCLUDE THINGS LIKE THE FOLLOWING: Assistance with developing materials Public health research Establishing/maintaining strong community partnerships Program development and implementation Administrative support QUALIFICATIONS Candidates who are juniors, seniors or graduate students pursuing a degree in Nursing, Biology, Health Science, Healthcare administration, or Community Health Demonstrated ability to research health topics and translate findings into actionable guidance. Demonstrated excellence in written communications skills, including writing on health topics for promotional or educational outcomes. Demonstrated skills in effective one-on-one and group communications and comfort with working with all levels of community leaders, volunteers, and staff. Ability to deal professionally in a corporate or non-profit environment and assume responsibility for guiding projects and programs from inception through completion. Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment managing multiple priorities involving multiple entities Intermediate to excellent proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint Minimum availability of 20 hrs/wk, M-F between the hours of 8:30am-5pm. Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship, now or in the future. For any roles working remotely, the work must also be performed inside the United States, not in a foreign country. Required Equipment: Reliable WiFi Connection COMPENSATION & BENEFITS The American Heart Association invests in its people. Visit Rewards & Benefits to see more details. COMPENSATION AND PERFORMANCE - Attracting talented, committed interns means offering competitive compensation, ongoing professional development and training, and a diverse and inclusive environment in which to work and grow. And we do. PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT - You can join one of our many Employee Resource Groups (ERG) or be a mentor/mentee in our professional mentoring program. HeartU is the Association's national online university, with more than 100,000 resources designed to meet your needs and busy schedule. The American Heart Association's 2024 Goal: Every person deserves the opportunity for a full, healthy life. As champions for health equity, by 2024, the American Heart Association will advance cardiovascular health for all, including identifying and removing barriers to health care access and quality. At American Heart Association - American Stroke Association, diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity applies to both our workforce and the communities we serve as it relates to heart health and stroke prevention. This position not a match with your skills? Click here to see other opportunities. Be sure to follow us on Twitter #TheAHALife EOE/Protected Veterans/Persons with Disabilities Apply for this job, view similar jobs, and more at ! Skills: Salary: -