Youth Leadership Intern

Youth Leadership Intern I

Special Note: Youth leadership interns are not eligible to be hired by the French Voyageur program.

Qualifications

  • Completion of junior year in high school or international equivalent
  • Minimum age 16 (in addition to above qualification)
  • 16-year-olds who have completed the sophomore year of high school are not eligible
  • Completion of two years of language study or equivalent
  • At least one year of Concordia Language Village experience, highly preferred (Preference is given to qualified candidates with at least one year as a Concordia Language Villages villager, but all qualified candidates are welcome to apply.)
  • Exceptional personal maturity
  • Broad knowledge of target culture and its activities
  • Ability to enjoy living and working with children in a rustic, outdoor setting
  • Highly Preferred - At least one year of Concordia Language Village experience. Preference is given to qualified candidates with at least one year as a Concordia Language Villages villager, but all qualified candidates are welcome to apply.

Responsibilities

  • Work under direction of leadership staff member or other designated person
  • Participate in designated areas of the program to develop counseling skills
  • Participate in designated areas of the program to develop teaching skills
  • Participate in special sessions and activities to support development of range of youth leadership skills, including counseling and teaching skills
  • Assist with counseling duties, language instruction, development of evening programs and cultural presentations, and activities, as assigned
  • Assist other staff members, as assigned

Compensation

$175 for a two-week period, room and board (no orientation stipend)

Youth Leadership Intern II

Special Note: Youth leadership interns are not eligible to be hired by the French Voyageur program.

Qualifications

  • Successful completion of a Youth Leadership Internship I at Concordia Language Villages (and therefore meeting the qualifications for that position)
  • Completion of senior year in high school or international equivalent

Responsibilities

  • Work under direction of leadership staff member or other designated person
  • Participate in designated areas of the program to further develop counseling skills
  • Participate in designated areas of the program to further develop teaching skills
  • Participate in special sessions and activities to support development of range of peer leadership skills
  • Assist with Youth Leadership Internship I program
  • Assist with counseling duties, language instruction, development of evening programs and cultural presentations, and activities, taking additional responsibilities, as assigned
  • Assist other staff members, as assigned

Compensation

$250 for a two-week period, room and board (no orientation stipend)