Monday, December 08, 2008

Employment Opportunity with Leadershape!

Greetings from LeaderShape!

LeaderShape is currently offering two internships for the summer of 2009. Please forward this information to individuals who may be interested in this opportunity.

LeaderShape, Inc. is an international, not-for-profit organization committed to developing young adults (ages 17-25) to lead with integrity. The LeaderShape Institute, is an intensive six-day experience which is conducted on a national basis for participants from across the country. It is also conducted in partnership with more than forty-eight universities and organizations from across the country and is highly regarded as an outstanding leadership development program.

Since the start of The LeaderShape Institute in 1986, more than 30,000 young adults have participated in this program. The LeaderShape Institute was acknowledged as an “exemplary program” by the W. K. Kellogg Foundation. For more information, visit our web site: www.leadershape.org.

The Summer Program Coordinator serves as an important member of The LeaderShape Institute team for the national sessions of The LeaderShape Institute. He or she will carry out logistical and conference management tasks which are crucial to the success of the program. In collaboration with the Director of The LeaderShape Institute, the Summer Program Coordinator will work with facilitators to ensure a successful session.

The ideal candidate for this position will be a graduate student in Higher Education/Leadership Development or a related field. Dates for this position are June 8- August 10, 2009. These dates include a week of optional vacation June 29-July 5, 2009. In total, this position is an 8 week position with an option for a 9th week. This position will require relocating to Champaign, Illinois during this time. A stipend and housing are provided and academic credit can be arranged with the graduate student’s host institution.

Please visit our website for more information. The deadline for submitting resumes for consideration is January 9, 2009.

Please contact Kristen Young via email at kristen@leadershape.org with questions about this position.

Thank you.
Kristen

Kristen YoungLeaderShape, Inc.
1802 Fox Drive, Suite D
Champaign, IL 61820
217-351-6200
800-988-LEAD (5323)
Fax: 217-355-0910
kristen@leadershape.orgwww.leadershape.org