For over 40 years, Special Olympics has been improving the quality of life for people with intellectual disabilities by providing them with year-round sports training and competition opportunities. Put your skills to use in a creative, fast-paced and dynamic environment while helping to inspire others towards greatness. We look for smart, professional highly motivated self starters who like to work in a fun environment with a desire to help others. Special Olympics is an equal opportunity employer.
Job Title: Unified Champion Schools Intern
Reports To: Schools Partnership Program and Sports Manager
Office Location: Las Vegas
Special Olympics Nevada (SONV) provides athletic opportunities to children and adults with intellectual disabilities, instilling the confidence they need to succeed in life. SONV also provides a Unified Champion Schools Program on local campuses with the goal of activating young people and giving them the tools, skills, and opportunities to build change and to motivate their schools to have true cultures of inclusiveness. SONV is currently seeking a Unified Champion Schools Intern, to work under the supervision and guidance of SONV’s Senior Director, Nevada Programs and Partnerships. The Unified Champion Schools Intern will gain training and hands-on experience with planning inclusive school programs in the Greater Las Vegas area.