Intern - Volunteer Services: Scottish Rite

Requisition #:  24596     
Name of Location:   Scottish Rite
Work Schedule:  Day
Employment Type:  Temporary
Work Days:  Monday - Friday 

JOB SUMMARY

The program allows interns the opportunity to gain hands-on experience related to their field of study by working on meaningful projects alongside Children’s professionals.  Intern responsibilities may include project management, event planning and support, logistics, data base management, research and analysis.  Interns may explore career paths and apply for full-time positions upon successful completion of the program.

EDUCATION

Clinical Focus:

  • College student with at least two years  in a health sciences related program, such as Pre-med, Nursing, Biomedical Engineering, Biology, Chemistry, Statistics, OR post graduate student working towards a Masters in Science, Public Health or Medical Degree.

Non-Clinical Focus:

  • College or graduate student that is currently working towards a Bachelor or Master degree in Journalism, Communications, Business, Marketing, Healthcare Administration or other related field, required.

CERTIFICATION SUMMARY

  • No professional certifications required

EXPERIENCE*

  • Research area: research experience necessary either through previous internship, work experience, or course work; practical knowledge about the conduct of research principals required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS*

  • NA

KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES*

  • Organized, detail oriented; Able to prioritize time sensitive assignments.
  • Creative and flexible; Able to adapt to change.
  • Self-starter; Able to make decisions independently.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; Strong interpersonal and presentation skills.
  • Able to work well with diverse groups; Comfortable interacting with all levels.
  • Able to represent Children’s in a mature and professional manner.
  • Willing to work long hours that could include evenings and weekends, if applicable to internship.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Power Point, Access, Outlook) or other applications as required.
  • Able to travel throughout expanded metro Atlanta area.  Must provide reliable transportation, if applicable to internship.

Clinical Focus:

  • Knowledge of medical terminology useful.
  • Knowledge of basic statistical software useful.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES*

1.Develop and implement projects as assigned, which could include events, activities, programs or research studies.2.Create and carry out a cohesive plan for each assigned project. Establish and maintain contact with all appropriate individuals to ensure that the plan is implemented in the best interest of the organization.3.Execute administrative and operational tasks for assigned projects.4.Support and participate in the continuous assessment and improvement of the quality of services provided and projects produced.5.Understand and comply with infection control, safety, and OSHA procedures and regulations, while meeting all in-service requirements as outlined per policy.

SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES*

Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system.

 

Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS*

Ability to lift up to 15 lbs independently not to exceed 50 lbs without assistance

Bending/Stooping - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)

Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)

Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.

Lifting - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)

Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)

Sitting - Constantly (activity or condition exists 2/3 or more of time)

Standing - Constantly (activity or condition exists 2/3 or more of time)

Walking - Constantly (activity or condition exists 2/3 or more of time)

WORKING CONDITIONS*

Some potential for exposure to blood and body fluids

 

 

Location Address:  1001 Johnson Ferry Road NE, Atlanta, GA  30342
Function:  Administrative/Clerical Supp - Administrative/Clerical Supp

 

Overview:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent dedicated to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow.

With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 622 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 60 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for twelve consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country.  Connect to our mission of being Dedicated to All Better and impact the lives of hundreds of thousands of patients and their families each year.

Company
Childrens Healthcare of Atlanta
Posted
03/26/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Atlanta, Georgia 30342, US