August 25, 2015 |

Top 5 Careers:Serving Philly Communities


Spend your time serving Philly communities this year, whether those communities be college students, Philadelphia residents, arts lovers, or middle and high school students. Check out these five internship and job opportunities at Campus Philly, City of Philadelphia, Arden Theatre Company, City Year Greater Philadelphia, and Public Health Management Corporation. You will be able to use skills from graphic design to interpersonal communication and give back while doing so, apply today!

Campus Philly: Graphic Design Internship
Do you have graphic design skills and want to help make sure students have access to all that Philadelphia has to offer? Apply to be our graphic design intern here at Campus Philly! The intern will gain experience in web and print design, email marketing and social media, and they should be highly motivated to learn new skills, add to their portfolio, and take advantage of the networking opportunities available at Campus Philly. This opportunity is open to enrolled students as well as recent grads.

City of Philadelphia, Performance Management: Data Analysis Intern
One of Mayor Nutter’s major initiatives, the Office of the Managing Director strives to improve organizational performance in City departments through performance management tools. The Office is seeking data analysis interns to conduct analyses using sophisticated data techniques, support content for quarterly reviews, and execute special projects. Applicants should have intermediate to advanced computer skills, strong data analysis skills, and be pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree in mathematics, economics, public policy, business administration, or related fields.

The Arden Theatre Company: Arts Administration Internships at Arden Theatre
Combine your love of administration and the arts with a 10-month internship at the Arden Theatre Company. To get the broadest exposure to all aspects of marketing, development, general management, education, and administration, the intern will be rotated through different departments at the Arden. The internship requires a commitment of 10-20 hours/week, with a minimum of 4 hours per day. The application includes a writing sample detailing why you would be a good fit for the internship.

City Year Greater Philadelphia: City Year AmeriCorps Member
Spend a year giving back to the Philadelphia community as a City Year Americorps Member. Serve full-time in schools for the academic year as a tutor, mentor and role model focusing on attendance, behavior and course performance, which identify students who are at risk of dropping out. With nearly 15,000 students at risk for dropping out in Philadelphia, this is a crucial, hands-on way to serve the Philadelphia communities that are most in need.

Public Health Management Corporation: Program Specialist
This school year, the Public Health Management Corporation has paired with Tilden Middle School and Delaplaine McDaniel Middle School to provide after school programming to over 250 students during the school year and summer. The focus of the programming will be STEM education, and as a program specialist, you will be engaging up to 15 middle school students to plan and implement student-run projects. The time commitment will be 16 hours a week during the school year and 30 hours a week during the summer.


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