At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Child Advocacy department and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
The Child Advocacy (Fitness in the City) Intern will be responsible for:
Providing program and evaluation support to 11+ Boston community health centers that have received a new grant for cooking classes and nutrition activities.
Assisting interviewing 11 community health center Fitness in the City program case managers as part of a program implementation review and conduct qualitative analysis of interviews.
Developing physical activity and nutrition education programming for community health center patients and families by coordinating with community based organizations.
To qualify, you must have:
Current enrollment in an undergraduate or graduate program.
A minimum of a 3.0 GPA.
A commitment to advocating for child health.
Strong writing and analytical skills.
Opportunities are best suited for students whose career interests include:
Macro Social Work Practice
The schedule is flexible based on class schedule (no Fridays), but consecutive days preferred
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Department: Community Benefits & Network Dev
Schedule: Flexible (no Fridays) Consecutive days preferred
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.