Internships

The Kids in the Game internship program provides real world learning opportunities for students interested in gaining further experience in marketing, coaching, program development, finance and youth development.

About KING:

  • Kids in the Game is dedicated to developing New York City’s youth by providing opportunities through sports and fitness to the schools and communities we serve. Our goal is to develop the next generation of leaders by developing healthy habits, an active lifestyle, and promoting personal growth through play and competition. During the school year, KING is rooted in dozens of schools around New York City, offering recess, after-school, physical education, early drop off fitness, and sports instruction. In addition, KING operates summer camps, sports clinics (basketball, soccer, volleyball), and special events.

Position Description:

  • We are currently looking to bring on an Intern to support our CEO in managing their schedule and supporting in general office operations!
  • This position provides critical, day-to-day administrative support for an executive including – but not limited to – calendar management, office management, creating & updating documents, supporting with presentations, and communicating with a host of internal colleagues & external partners. The position resides within a fast-paced environment where multi-tasking, juggling and managing a number of tasks are critical to success.
  • This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is process oriented and wants to grow into a full-fledged Executive Assistant.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Calendar management
  • Order office supplies
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to provide resolution of administrative issues to avoid delaying in achieving project goals
  • Prepare written materials as requested, i.e. memos, meeting agendas, powerpoints
  • Student pursuing a major in Business, Management, Marketing/ Communications or graduate looking to gain an educational experience

About KING:

 
  • Kids in the Game is dedicated to developing New York City’s youth by providing opportunities through sports and fitness to the schools and communities we serve. Our goal is to develop the next generation of leaders by developing healthy habits, an active lifestyle, and promoting personal growth through play and competition. During the school year, KinG is rooted in dozens of schools around New York City, offering recess, after-school, physical education, early drop off fitness, and sports instruction. In addition, KinG operates summer camps, sports clinics (basketball, soccer, volleyball), and special events.

Position Description:

  • Working towards a Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources or related field
  • Possess and exhibit a strong and genuine interest in working with people and the ability to interact at all levels of the organization
  • Ability to handle confidential and sensitive information
  • Detail-oriented with excellent written and verbal communication skills

Responsibilities:

  • Determines applicant requirements by studying job description and job qualifications. Attracts applicants by placing job advertisements; contacting recruiters, using newsgroups and job sites.
  • Determines applicant qualifications by interviewing applicants; analyzing responses; verifying references; comparing qualifications to job requirements.
  • Arranges group interviews by coordinating schedules
  • Evaluates applicants by discussing job requirements and applicant qualifications with managers; interviewing applicants on consistent set of qualifications
  • Pre Screen calls for potential interviews
  • Assist the HR team with posting positions, sourcing resumes, scheduling interviews, and conducting initial phone screenings.
  • Participate in college recruiting events to represent the company and identify potential candidates

Core Coaching Principles:

  • Be Committed: Plan and lead small and large group activities for participants during scheduled group times, transitions, or other down times. Get to know the kids, learn their names, be their role model.
  • Be Present: be attentive to the physical, social and emotional needs of the campers assigned to your group. Checking your phone can wait, making a program great for kiddos can’t.
  • Be Positive: Maintain an enthusiastic attitude and serve as a role model. Promote positive and appropriate behavior through speech and action on a daily basis.
  • Be Prepared: dress appropriately, arrive on time, stay until the end of your shift, attend all appropriate staff meetings, and pre camp training/staff orientation to ensure quality standards are upheld.
  • Be an Ambassador: It’s simple, live these core KING values everyday and you will be our best ambassador. Be proud of your amazing work with today’s youth and know that this work truly matters. And brag about your job at all family and friend gatherings. Obviously.
     

About KING:

  • Kids in the Game is dedicated to developing New York City’s youth by providing opportunities through sports and fitness to the schools and communities we serve. Our goal is to develop the next generation of leaders by developing healthy habits, an active lifestyle, and promoting personal growth through play and competition. During the school year, KinG is rooted in dozens of schools around New York City, offering recess, after-school, physical education, early drop off fitness, and sports instruction. In addition, KinG operates summer camps, sports clinics (basketball, soccer, volleyball), and special events.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Work directly with company leadership team to develop strategic business cases and industry analysis to drive company growth and expansion projects
  • Help analyze company metrics and prepare financial statements, profitability analyses, product penetration and pipeline reporting
  • Make recommendations around investment initiative priorities
  • Build budgets and forecast spending by working with team leaders and analyzing financials
  • Maintain target client lists and draft outreach campaigns and support development team in pursuing leads and partnerships

Core Coaching Principles:

  • Be Committed: Plan and lead small and large group activities for participants during scheduled group times, transitions, or other down times. Get to know the kids, learn their names, be their role model.
  • Be Present: be attentive to the physical, social and emotional needs of the campers assigned to your group. Checking your phone can wait, making a program great for kiddos can’t.
  • Be Positive: Maintain an enthusiastic attitude and serve as a role model. Promote positive and appropriate behavior through speech and action on a daily basis.
  • Be Prepared: dress appropriately, arrive on time, stay until the end of your shift, attend all appropriate staff meetings, and pre camp training/staff orientation to ensure quality standards are upheld.
  • Be an Ambassador: It’s simple, live these core KING values every day and you will be our best ambassador. Be proud of your amazing work with today’s youth and know that this work truly matters. And brag about your job at all family and friend gatherings. Obviously.

About KING: 

  • Kids in the Game is dedicated to developing New York City’s youth by providing opportunities through sports and fitness to the schools and communities we serve. Our goal is to develop the next generation of leaders by developing healthy habits, an active lifestyle, and promoting personal growth through play and competition. During the school year, KinG is rooted in dozens of schools around New York City, offering recess, after-school, physical education, early drop off fitness, and sports instruction. In addition, KinG operates summer camps, sports clinics (basketball, soccer, volleyball), and special events.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Create client facing marketing materials for KING programs
  • Engage in presentations with potential schools and partners interested in KING programs
  • Plan community events to engage families that may be interested in KING programs, clinics, and camps
  • Develop and manage projects related to social media platforms Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Medium, etc
  • Visit existing programs to take photographs, videos, etc for creative marketing materials
  • Assist with backend registration and payments for school programs and camp
  • Send email blasts to families and schools about upcoming events and programs

Core Coaching Principles:

  • Be Committed: Plan and lead small and large group activities for participants during scheduled group times, transitions, or other down times. Get to know the kids, learn their names, be their role model.
  • Be Present: be attentive to the physical, social and emotional needs of the campers assigned to your group. Checking your phone can wait, making a program great for kiddos can’t.
  • Be Positive: Maintain an enthusiastic attitude and serve as a role model. Promote positive and appropriate behavior through speech and action on a daily basis.
  • Be Prepared: dress appropriately, arrive on time, stay until the end of your shift, attend all appropriate staff meetings, and pre camp training/staff orientation to ensure quality standards are upheld.
  • Be an Ambassador: It’s simple, live these core KING values everyday and you will be our best ambassador. Be proud of your amazing work with today’s youth and know that this work truly matters. And brag about your job at all family and friend gatherings. Obviously.

About KING:

  • Kids in the Game is dedicated to developing New York City’s youth by providing opportunities through sports and fitness to the schools and communities we serve. Our goal is to develop the next generation of leaders by developing healthy habits, an active lifestyle, and promoting personal growth through play and competition. During the school year, KinG is rooted in dozens of schools around New York City, offering recess, after-school, physical education, early drop off fitness, and sports instruction. In addition, KinG operates summer camps, sports clinics (basketball, soccer, volleyball), and special events.

Position Description/Responsibilities:

  • Work with KING Program Managers and Program Coordinators to design and implement programs for new and existing schools. This would include:
    • Design curriculum for specific school populations, as well as monitoring & evaluation tools to track program success and impact
    • Working with contacts at the schools to coordinate schedules, communicate progress and explore future programs and partnerships
    • Spend time coaching / teaching sports, music, and/or dance programs at NYC schools

Core Coaching Principles:

  • Be Committed: Plan and lead small and large group activities for participants during scheduled group times, transitions, or other down times. Get to know the kids, learn their names, be their role model.
  • Be Present: be attentive to the physical, social and emotional needs of the campers assigned to your group. Checking your phone can wait, making a program great for kiddos can’t.
  • Be Positive: Maintain an enthusiastic attitude and serve as a role model. Promote positive and appropriate behavior through speech and action on a daily basis.
  • Be Prepared: dress appropriately, arrive on time, stay until the end of your shift, attend all appropriate staff meetings, and pre camp training/staff orientation to ensure quality standards are upheld.
  • Be an Ambassador: It’s simple, live these core KING values everyday and you will be our best ambassador. Be proud of your amazing work with today’s youth and know that this work truly matters. And brag about your job at all family and friend gatherings. Obviously.

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