Computer Lab Coordinator Internship

Portland Adult Education is offering a paid summer Lab Coordinator Internship opportunity for a student or a member of the PAE community. This internship runs from June 19, 2017 through August 4, 2017. The internship is 24 hours per week for possibly up to 8 weeks, including 2 weeks of training. The pay rate is $14/hour with no benefits. Work authorization is required for this position and must be valid to apply.

Application Due Date: ​ June 2, 2017

To apply:

Please send a cover letter and resume to:
adulted@portlandschools.org
Subject Line: Lab Coordinator Intern

Internship Responsibilities:

  • Maintain a safe and productive working environment for PAE students levels
  • Literacy-Language Arts as they study English using a variety of websites
  • Provide leadership for and manage a group of volunteers
  • Help students navigate to websites that best match their learning objectives
  • Provide English language support as needed
  • Maintain lab equipment and space
  • Maintain accurate records of student lab use in Time Station program
  • Manage student use of Rosetta Stone and usalearns.org
  • Provide a written report at the end for the summer which will include data demonstrating lab use patterns and membership numbers
  • Ability to troubleshoot technology issues independently

Required Skills:

  • Excellent customer service skills with an ability to navigate the internet and use a variety of English language websites
  • Sound organizational skills and an ability to multi-task and problem solve
  • Strong working knowledge of Google/Google Docs/MS Word and Excel

Preferred Skills:

  • Familiarity with ESOL Levels Literacy-ESOL 5
  • Working knowledge of resume design and cover letter content
  • Multilingual (working knowledge of any of the following languages is a plus: Arabic, French, Spanish, Swahili…)
  • Ability to fix basic computer problems is a plus
  • Working knowledge of Rosetta Stone and usalearns.org is a plus

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