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What if when you were in college, you had the opportunity to learn valuable skills of negotiation from a seasoned executive? Or discover the ins and outs of starting your own business from an entrepreneur? Or develop and hone your resume with practical experience in and exposure to your field of interest?

And what if your connection to Sacred Heart made these incredible experiences possible?

Knowing first-hand the value of a Sacred Heart education and the benefit of having fellow Gators as colleagues, SHS alumni professionals are pushing the doors wide open in a variety of industries, alerting us to internship opportunities targeted for our younger collegiate alumni or those in career transition.

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  • FOR ALUMNI INTERNSHIP APPLICANTS

    Internship openings are submitted by alumni, current and past parents, and friends of Sacred Heart, and posted on this site throughout the year, with particular emphasis given to summer opportunities.  Please bookmark this page, and check back frequently for new listings.

    Don’t see your industry of interest represented? Then let us know, and we’ll see what we can do!  Email alumni@shschools.org.

    Application Submission Instructions (please follow these in addition to instructions that may be listed for individual opportunities below):
    • Email your resume, cover letter, and one reference or recommendation to alumni@shschools.org
    • The subject line of your email should be:, "Internship Application for [Name of Company]"
    • You may apply for more than one internship, however a separate submission is required for each opportunity of interest
    • Please note additional fees for college credit may apply; please  check with your college registrar
  • For Potential Employers

    If you are interested in learning more about providing an internship from your firm for a Sacred Heart graduate, please contact our Alumni Relations Manager at alumni@shschools.org or 650.454.8394.  

    Our goal is to develop long-term partnerships with employers to continue to offer internships each year for our alumni. Employers do not need to be alums to offer internships.

    And remember - Hire a Gator First!

Internship Opportunities

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  • Accounting Intern

    PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) www.pwc.com/campus

    Overview
    :
    Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading firm that services Fortune 500 companies, and will give you the experience and exposure you need to build your career? If you are, then PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (www.pwc.com/us) is the firm for you. Applicants must also complete the online application steps via the link above.

    PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC US) is well placed to help clients meet the challenges and opportunities of the US marketplace in the areas of assurance, tax, and advisory. We offer the perspective of being part of a global network of firms combined with detailed knowledge of local, state and US national issues. More than 169,000 people in over 158 countries across the PwC network are committed to deliver quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. People across the PwC network share knowledge, experience and solutions to develop fresh perspectives and deliver practical advice. At PwC US, you will be part of a learning culture, where teamwork and collaboration are encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is respected and valued. We offer a flexible career progression model that allows for a variety of challenging opportunities throughout your career. We provide unparalleled coaching, mentoring, and career development programs; global opportunities; and state of the art technology-driven methodologies to help you provide quality service to our clients. Our Assurance practice collaborates with clients, so that the financial information they report to the investing public and other stakeholders is clear and reliable. When we fulfill our role as Assurance professionals, by standing firm on quality and integrity, we have a direct impact on how well the world's capital market system functions. The highly trained and educated Assurance teams go inside companies, and get to know those businesses. They ask questions, test assumptions, and provide assurance that the companies are reporting information on which investors and others can rely. Every assignment is an exciting opportunity to learn, to grow and to understand how businesses operate from all levels and perspectives. Our Assurance professionals are constantly challenged to learn more in order to provide our clients with the highest quality services. This learning takes place through interaction on the job with colleagues and clients, formal training programs, and the insights provided by mentors and coaches. PwC is all about our people, encouraging high performance and quality. Join us and we will help you implement a successful career strategy, as you explore the many career opportunities in PwC Assurance.

    Assurance (audit)
    PricewaterhouseCoopers' Core Assurance group organizes around industries to share the latest research and points of view on emerging industry trends, develop industry-specific performance benchmarks based upon global best practices, and share methodologies and approaches in complex areas such as financial instruments and tax provisioning. In addition, our network is available to collaborate on accounting or technical issues unique to a particular industry, especially when interpretive guidance is needed. Members of our core assurance group provide independent assurance to clients on the financial performance of their businesses and the internal controls that govern their financial information. Our audit teams ask the tough questions and tackle the tough issues to produce financial statements that investors and the investing community can trust. Services provided include our core financial statement and internal control audits; plan audits; business and performance reporting; and social, environmental and other compliance reviews.

    Job Duties
    - Play a role as an intern in PwC's core audit services provided to clients. Participate in select phases of a financial statement audit. Participate in select projects; demonstrating creative thinking and individual initiative. Cultivate teamwork dynamics through working as a team member: understanding personal and team roles; contributing to a positive working environment by building solid relationships with team members; and proactively seeking guidance, clarification and feedback. Flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks; and communicating potential conflicts to a supervisor. Exercise professional skepticism in gathering, reviewing, and analyzing client information.

    Job Requirements - Interest in all aspects of auditing and a desire to pursue a career in public accounting. Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and current accounting policies and procedures. Ability to demonstrate strong problem solving skills and the ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks. Ability to interact with various levels of client and firm management in both written and verbal form. Ability to self-motivate and take responsibility for personal growth and development. Pursuing a Bachelor degree in Accounting or a commitment to satisfy all of the minimum requirements for CPA licensure per respective state regulations.

    Tax
    As a Tax professional, no two days are the same. The challenges you will face will change continually, and the solutions you devise will be critical to the success of the business. In order to succeed, you need to be creative and analytical; dynamic and collaborative; a strategic thinker and possess a consistent passion to learn. This is Tax at PricewaterhouseCoopers. And we invite you to become a part of it.

    Job Duties
    - Play a role as an intern in PwC's core tax practice, as they provide services to clients. Participate in select phases of tax compliance engagements. Participate in select projects; demonstrate creative thinking and individual initiative. Contribute to collaborative teamwork, through working effectively as a team member: understanding personal and team roles; contributing to a positive working environment by building solid relationships with team members; proactively seeking guidance, clarification and feedback. Flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks; and communicating potential conflicts to a supervisor.

    Job Requirements - A desire to pursue a career in Tax. Ability to interact with various levels of client and firm management through both written and verbal communications. Demonstrated self-motivation and has a desire to take responsibility for personal growth and career development. Pursuing a Bachelor degree in Accounting or a Masters of Accountancy or Taxation with a commitment to satisfy the required minimum number of hours for CPA licensure per respective state regulations.

    Advisory
    In today's vibrant and ever-changing technology environment, companies need to look at re-framing their approach towards technology to achieve fluency, flexibility, and tight alignment to grow their business and become an agile competitor in the marketplace. PwC's Technology Consultants are a team of business integrators with extensive consulting and industry experience who help our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy through execution. A PwC consulting career may provide the opportunity to grow and contribute in one or more of our key technology competencies that we apply to our clients' business issues every day, including: IT strategy; enterprise architecture; enterprise applications like SAP and Oracle; applications integration; information management; IT infrastructure; large scale program and portfolio management; IT security, privacy and risk (including cybercrime); and emerging technologies like cloud, mobility, social networking, and other progressive areas that bring competitive advantage to our clients. At PwC, we consult with our clients to build effective organizations, innovate and grow, reduce costs, manage risk and regulation, and develop talent. Our aim is to support our clients in designing, managing, and executing lasting beneficial change and to be the world's #1 professional services firm. PwC's Management Consultants are a dedicated team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience who help our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy through execution. A PwC consulting career may provide the opportunity to grow and contribute in one or more of our key competencies that we apply to our clients' business issues every single day, including: business strategy, mergers and acquisitions, operations, customer and marketing, human capital and change management, finance, and more.

    Job Duties:
    Technology Consulting and Management Consulting Interns in the Advisory Practice will play a role by supporting some consulting solutions to PwC clients. The selected individual(s) for the role must be able to demonstrate some proven knowledge and skills within the following areas:
    • An interest in all aspects of Technology Consulting or Management Consulting, as well as a desire to pursue a career in consulting.
    • Abilities as team member; building solid relationships; communicating in an organized and knowledgeable manner; delivering clear requests for information; demonstrating flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks; understanding personal and team roles; contributing to a positive working environment by building solid relationships with team members; proactively seeking guidance, clarification and feedback; and communicating potential conflicts to a supervisor.
    • Research and analysis of technical matters, while utilizing problem-solving skills. This includes the analysis of large and complex data sets, demonstrating an aptitude for conducting quantitative and qualitative analyses, using the standard suite of Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) to execute related deliverables.
    • Utilization of effective written and verbal business communication skills when interacting with team members in a professional setting.
    Job Requirements:
    Technology Consulting - Currently Enrolled in Bachelor or Masters degree in Engineering, Computer Science or Management Information Systems. A basic understanding through coursework, experience and/or internships of Technology consulting and one or more of the following is preferred: Programming in SQL, Access, Oracle, Pearl, Java, C, C++, .NET and HTML or XML; Windows 2002/2003, and/or Unix; Firewall, Networking, TCP/IP and Operating Systems; Application development and design, portals, and/or packaged Web applications.

    Management Consulting - Currently Enrolled in Bachelor or Masters degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance, Financial Engineering, Economics, Engineering, Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Liberal Arts Degrees.

    Demonstrates flexibility and desire to travel, as client assignments require. In addition, candidates applying to PwCs Washington Federal Practice will be subject to a government security investigation and may need to meet related eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
  • Medical Scribe & Health Coach - Health Services

    Medical Scribe & Health Coach Position
     
    Job Description:
    Health coaches work closely with providers as part of a comprehensive health care team to support patients at PWG. They would have a diverse set of responsibilities, including but not limited to: scribing in real time with physicians during medical exams, making follow-up phone calls with patients and or guardians, documenting the results of diagnostic tests, gathering information from patient charts, and helping to maintain efficient patient care in the clinic.

    Benefits:
    • Work one on one with physicians and receive hands on experience in clinical setting.
    • Become proficient in charting, documenting in EMRs, medical terminology, and EPIC software.
    • Excellent educational opportunity for undergraduate or post-baccalaureate students with goals to enter healthcare profession (physicians, PA, nursing, NP, etc.).  
    • Networking and resume building opportunities.

    Requirements:
    • Commitment of a minimum of 3 days/week for 9-12 months
    • Responsible and mature demeanor with strong interpersonal skills  
    • Strong writing and typing skills
    • Passion for medicine and healthcare
    • Self-motivated
    • Organized
    • If interested, please email a copy of your CV and cover directly letter to kenzie.whitcomb@pwgrwc.com and copy alumni@shschools.org
  • Public Relations Internship - Security Software

     
    Job Description - PR Internship June - December 2018
     
    “Change is the only constant.” - Haricletus
    If you believe this, then the Avast PR team may be your next great career move. Nothing is changing faster than the intersection of cybersecurity, advanced technologies like artificial intelligence, and consumer adoption of mobile and smart IoT devices, and Avast sits right at the center of all three.
     
    About Us
    Avast Software (www.avast.com), maker of the world's most popular antivirus, protects over 400 million computers and mobile devices with our security applications. The Avast portfolio protects users in almost every country of the world and is offered in about 40 languages. Following its recent initial public offering, Avast was one of the top five all time IPOs on the London Stock Exchange.
     
    About the role:
    We are a high energy, passionate team who is looking for a Public Relations Intern who is ready to take our PR program and your career to new heights. Only a creative and driven individual will successfully tackle this role and make it their own. As an intern, you will have the opportunity to manage critical public relations programs from start to finish across consumer and business audiences. You will gain insight and experience the internal workings of a global PR machine. You will have your hands in every aspect of public relations from story development to media relations, execution, and measurement.
     
    At the end of this internship you will be able to say you can:
     
    Develop, articulate, execute, and measure against a PR strategy that you will work with your global peers to create
    Perform research and media analysis
    Develop and pitch stories including the development of public facing media alerts and press releases
    Maintain press lists and develop coverage tracking reports
    Help with material development and speaker prep for local events
    Support the PR team in strategy and execution of initiatives
    Assist PR team with administration and brainstorming
    Additional PR duties as assigned
     
    Requirements
          Strong written and verbal communication skills
          Detailed-oriented in personal and teamwork
          Proven writing skills
          Currently pursuing a bachelors/masters degree in communications, PR or journalism or has graduated with a degree in one of those specialties
          Team player and good attitude
          Familiar with social networks
          Passion for PR and the world we work in
          Comfortable in both Google Suite and Microsoft Office
          Interested in cybersecurity and emerging technology
     
    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
     
    To learn more or apply, please contact Whitney Glockner Black directly at glocknerblack@avast.com
  • Engineering Interns - Quality Assurance, UI and Windows

    Zscaler - San Jose, CA
     
    Zscaler is an exciting, high-growth technology company. As the most innovative firm in the $35 billion security market, the company is focused on bringing cloud computing to internet security. Just as Salesforce transformed the CRM market, Zscaler is revolutionizing the world of internet security.
     
  • Information Technology Intern

    Zscaler - San Jose, CA
     
    Zscaler is an exciting, high-growth technology company. As the most innovative firm in the $35 billion security market, the company is focused on bringing cloud computing to internet security. Just as Salesforce transformed the CRM market, Zscaler is revolutionizing the world of internet security.
     
  • Legal Intern

    Zscaler - San Jose, CA
     
    Zscaler is an exciting, high-growth technology company. As the most innovative firm in the $35 billion security market, the company is focused on bringing cloud computing to internet security. Just as Salesforce transformed the CRM market, Zscaler is revolutionizing the world of internet security.
     
  • Marketing Interns - Events, SEO, PR, and Product Marketing

    Zscaler - San Jose, CA
     
    Zscaler is an exciting, high-growth technology company. As the most innovative firm in the $35 billion security market, the company is focused on bringing cloud computing to internet security. Just as Salesforce transformed the CRM market, Zscaler is revolutionizing the world of internet security.
     
  • Moblie Application Development - Social Networking

    DEUCE TECHNOLOGIES www.deuce.technology/jobs/

    Overview
    :  Moblie Application Development - Social Networking Internship June 6 - August 10, 2018 • 20-25 hours a week • Los Altos Hills, CA  
    Applications close on April 15, 2018
     
    Paid Internship
    Our mission at Deuce is to make the world's best platform for bringing athletes together through new experiences and media platforms. You will be directly contributing to the development of our mobile application and helping us innovate the future of Deuce. 
     
    What's expected:
    • Experience using JavaScript
    • Prior experience with mobile app development
    • Backend development skills: servers, applications, databases 
    Responsibilities:
    • Work on improving our user interface along with helping manage our backend, database, and users
    • Using the React Native programming language
    • Contributing to the front end development
    • Collaborating with designers
    • Re-imagining new features and contributing to key ideas and innovations
    • Working in a team environment
    We encourage everyone who is passionate about coding, mobile development, and innovating new media platforms to apply. At Deuce we believe that you must love what you do and enjoy the process of pioneering new technologies. Come and join the fun!
     
    Please submit your resume and cover letter as a PDF via this link www.deuce.technology/jobs/ and email alumni@shschool.org to let them know of your submission.
  • Product Management and Technical Marketing Interns

    Zscaler - San Jose, CA
     
    Zscaler is an exciting, high-growth technology company. As the most innovative firm in the $35 billion security market, the company is focused on bringing cloud computing to internet security. Just as Salesforce transformed the CRM market, Zscaler is revolutionizing the world of internet security.
     
  • FILLED Sales and Marketing Summer Intern - Menlo Park

    Sales and Marketing Summer Intern
    Menlo Park, CA
    DESCRIPTION
    Transifex, an agile translation management solution trusted by today’s tech leaders, is looking for an inquisitive, self-motivated person (incoming high school senior or college student) to join our team for a summer internship at our Menlo Park-based office.

    Reporting directly to our customer success manager, the intern will have an opportunity to learn and work with small start-up team and gain hands-on sales and lead generation experience in a software of a service (SaaS)
    business.
    The intern will be assisting with the following:
    ● Content creation (e.g. customer case studies) for marketing, social media purposes and lead generation efforts
    ● Provide support for social media efforts
    ● Database management (Salesforce) to ensure accurate sales contact records
    ● Shadow and support sales team in ongoing business priorities (sales development, account executive and customer success initiatives)
    ● Working directly with customer success manager and with regular interaction with the sales team, including vice president of sales and customer success
     
    REQUIREMENTS
    ● Incoming high school senior or college student
    ● Strong verbal and written communications skills
    ● Looking to develop career in marketing and sales
    ● 3.0 GPA and above
    ● Must be able to commit two days per week (16 hours per week)
     
    OTHER DETAILS
    Summer internship start and end dates are flexible (mid June to mid August or early September). This is an unpaid internship.
     
    MAJORS OR ACADEMIC INTERESTS
    Marketing, Sales, Advertising, Communications, Computer Science, Mathematics
    Candidates are asked to please submit cover letter and resume to kristin@transifex.com
  • Customer Service Intern

    PANOS INSURANCE AGENCY, Daly City, CA

    We are looking for an energetic and motivated person to help drive the customer service at The Panos Insurance Agency.  The CSR is one of the most critical positions for our agency as we put a great deal of emphasis on taking care of our clients. You will work to maximize positive customer experiences by responding to customer inquires regarding our products or services. As our CSR you will communicate with internal and external customers about basic underwriting guidelines, policies and marketing initiative to service customer accounts.  Additionally, you will analyze, clarify, and resolve policy and account related questions. The position offers not only the opportunity for retention but agency growth through the expansion of an account by means of cross-selling multiple lines.  The action will generate greater retention within the agency as well as new business growth. 

    The Panos Agency is one of the Top Farmers Insurance agencies in the United States.  We have great clients that require great service.   Our goal is to make buying insurance an easy and comfortable process.  We specialize in home, auto, life, pet, motorcycle, jet-ski, motorhome, boat, restaurant, commercial liability, workers compensation insurance, health, financial services and more. We have been in business since 2007 and are located in Daly City, CA.  Learn more at:  www.panosinsurance.com

    This position provides the opportunity for promotion to a sales associate, team lead, and partner.  We like to promote from within.  This is a full time position that offers employee benefits such as health care and a 401K plan.

    POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES 
    • Become licensed in Property & Casualty as well as Life, Accident and Health
    • Determine customer requirement and expectations in order to help the customer identify specific products and solutions
    • Responsible for processing payments from customers and respond to all billing inquires
    • Proficient in the Farmer’s billing system
    • Solicit, sell and negotiate new business policies
    • Review renewal business and identify appropriate follow-up action based on degree of change
    • Cross-sell/upsell products to existing customers
    • Keep records of customer interactions and transactions, recording details of inquiries, feedback and comments, as well as action taken
    • Assist with the annual review process by contacting customers and preparing personalized customer coverage recommendations based on customers’ needs
    • Perform risk analysis and underwriting
    • Client/Claims liaison
    • Refer unresolved customer issues or complex customer interactions to senior team member
    • General Customer Service duties as assigned
    • Assist with marketing and social media projects as needed
    REQUIRED EXPERIENCE
    • Knowledge of customer service, sales and marketing principles and strategies a plus
    • Relevant work experience in customer service, sales and marketing a plus
    • Insurance Product knowledge a plus.
    • Proficiency in relevant computer applications (MS Word, Office, PowerPoint, and Outlook).
    SKILLS                                         
    • Superb organization skills
    • Ability to work in a multi-project environment to effectively balance resources
    • Ability to perform and execute under pressure and with tight deadlines
    • Strong written and verbal communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills
    • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment to achieve goals
    • Conscientious and willing to assume accountability for critical projects
    • Innovative and strategic, an out-of-the-box-thinker
    • Analytical and database skills
    • Results oriented with a focus on measurable achievements and a “can-do” attitude
    • High energy level and self-motivated
    • Honest and a trustworthy attitude
    • Able and willing to become licensed
    • Bi-lingual is a plus
    EDUCATION
    • High School diploma or GED equivalent required.  Four-year college degree highly preferred.
    WORK ENVIRONMENT                                               
    Employment will be at our offices in Daly City, California, and may require occasional meetings at client locations.

    Our offices are conveniently located near the Daly City Bart Station.
  • FILLED Hedge Fund Operations Intern

    CANNELL CAPITAL, San Francisco

    Seeking a hedge fund operations intern with interest in investing.  Dates to be determined.  College Credit.   

    Cannell Capital is a value-oriented hedge fund with more than 20 years of investing history and a compound annual rate of return of sixteen percent since inception. We apply an equity long/short strategy in order to generate attractive absolute, risk-adjusted returns on the assets under management (approximately $300 million). Our general investment strategy is to apply bottom up fundamental research and seek investment opportunities caused by imperfect distribution of information in the universe of neglected stocks.  The investment universe is primarily small capitalization, publicly traded companies in North America.  
     
    Seeking intelligent, hard-working and detail-oriented young specialists who are keen to pursue a career in finance and who want to acquire practical experience with trading and operations aspects of the fund’s activity. The position provides interns with the opportunity to get accustomed to research flow management and learn industry specifics. 

    Learning opportunities
    • Learn organizational structure of the fund, including financial intermediaries involved, daily operational documentation flow, and basic accounting principles and performance measurement applied.
    • Get to know typical software tools, such as Bloomberg, Eze and Axys, all of which are frequently used by investment companies in order to support operations, research and trading activities.
    • Get familiar with capital markets in general and the universe of alternative investments universe in particular.
    Responsibilities
    • Update information about the fund’s operations using different sources (prime broker reports, Axys reports and other operational documents).
    • Compile fund’s monthly closing accounting summary from financial statements and audit reports.
    • Assist research team with data research gathering and top-down equity screening.
    • Perform reconciliations in order to control offsite advisors and brokers, check accuracy of accounting and bookkeeping and validity of certain trades and payments.
    • Update, analyze and manage operational information in order to evaluate performance of the fund on a monthly basis.
  • Marketing & Sales Intern

    PANOS INSURANCE AGENCY, Daly City, CA

    We are looking for an energetic and motivated intern to help the marketing and sales efforts of The Panos Insurance Agency.

    The Panos Agency is one of the Top Farmers Insurance agencies in the United States.  We have great clients that require great service.   Our goal is to make buying insurance an easy and comfortable process.  We specialize in home, auto, life, pet, motorcycle, jet-ski, motorhome, boat, restaurant, commercial liability, workers compensation insurance, health, financial services and more. We have been in business since 2008 and are located in Daly City, CA.  Learn more at:  www.panosinsurance.com

    This position provides the opportunity to learn the insurance and financial services industries.

    POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES 
    • Shadow a team member to learn how to market the insurance and financial services industries. Learn various aspects of marketing to potential clients and existing clients.  
    • Contact businesses and private individuals by telephone in order to promote Farmers products and services. Targeted lists will be provided.
    • Set appointments for producers/agents.
    • Meet with potential clients while shadowing Agency team members.
    • Record customer details in Farmers system.
    • Answer telephone calls from potential customers who are responding to advertisements.
    • Assist with marketing and social media projects as needed.
    REQUIRED EXPERIENCE
    • Proficiency in relevant computer applications (MS Word, Office, PowerPoint, and Outlook).
    SKILLS                                           
    • Superb organization skills
    • Strong written and verbal skills
    • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment to achieve goals
    • Innovative and strategic, an out-of-the-box-thinker
    • Results oriented with a focus on measurable achievements and a “can-do” attitude
    • High energy level and self-motivated
    • Honest and a trustworthy attitude
    EDUCATION
    • High School  or current college student
    WORK ENVIRONMENT
    Internship will be at our offices in Daly City, California, and may require occasional meetings at client locations.

    Our offices are conveniently located near the Daly City Bart Station.
  • FILLED Summer Teaching Assistant - Biology

    Sacred Heart Schools, Atherton - Atherton, CA
    July 23-August 10, 2018
    Monday-Friday, 11:30am-2pm or 12:00pm-2:30pm
     
    Seeking Biology Teaching Assistant to:
    help students with their understanding of biology as they work in groups
    prepare for labs
    set out materials at lab stations
    may be making comments and suggestions on in class assignments
    clean up after lab
  • FILLED Summer Teaching Assistant - English

    Sacred Heart Schools, Atherton - Atherton, CA
    July 23 - August 10, Monday-Friday, 10:10am-11:30am

    Seeking Teaching Assistant volunteer for Pre-Freshman English & Pre-Sophomore English classes to:
    • support good reading skills in class
    • ensure students are on task
    • complete any reading assignments along with students
    • assist with in-class writing evaluation:
      • thesis statements structure and development of argument offering constructive feedback
    • have a good understanding of essay writing elements
    • have a good understanding of literature and the salient literary devices and analytical writing
    • have one-on-one experience working  with junior/high school students
    • have familiarity with use of SHP office hours
    • desire to empower struggling writers
    • feels comfortable with public speaking
    • takes initiative--leader
  • FILLED Summer Teaching Assistant - Math

    Sacred Heart Schools, Atherton - Atherton, CA
    July 23 - August 10, Monday-Friday, 8:30am-10am

    Seeking Teaching Assistant volunteer for Pre-Freshman Math classes to:
    • support good math calculation and problem solving skills in class
    • ensure students are on task
    • assist with in-class assessment/ evaluation:
      • work with students 1:1 in small group as directed by the instructor
    • have a good understanding of high school level math Pre-Algebra through Algebra II and Geometry
    • have a good understanding of problem solving strategies and applied math
    • have one-on-one experience working  with junior/high school students
    • have familiarity with use of SHP office hours
    • desire to empower struggling mathematicians
  • UI/UX Web Design Intern

    MAVATAR TECHNOLOGIES, INC. REDWOOD CITY, CA

    Mavatar brings substantial efficiencies to online and offline shopping while providing an unsurpassed user experience. The company’s core technology consists of a smart shopping platform that allows users to shop and save anywhere using any device. Mavatar is closing the gap between offline & online shopping; creating a consumer-centric & crowdsourced commerce for people & entities to generate, share & analyze product information. Backed by patent pending intellectual property, MAVATAR TECHNOLOGIES INC, is a privately held company located in Silicon Valley that was founded in 2011.

    Mavatar SaaS solutions provide an alternative business model other than push advertising, leasing and licensing for the platforms and whoever that influence products sales but they have no easy way to track & measure their influence or monetize their content &/or user base.

    About the Role:
    Mavatar is looking for a talented, passionate UI/UX designer to help shape the products and services across Mavatar’s platforms. Our ideal candidate will exhibit an uncanny sense of creating elegant user-centered designs, demonstrated ability to balance high-level, holistic reasoning with detail-oriented feature design, and facility designing for both the online and mobile channels. An unfailing passion and capacity for advocating on behalf of our customers is also an absolute must, because this role will directly impact the shopping experience of millions of customers.

    Responsibilities & Project Work
    • Create world-class, user-centered designs through consideration of market research, business requirements, customer feedback, and usability study findings
    • Translate business requirements into use cases and high-level customer experience requirements
    • Design the UI/UX architecture, interface, and interaction flow of new web and mobile applications
    • Direct the visual design of the web and mobile applications
    • Develop conceptual diagrams, wireframes, visual mockups, and prototypes
    • Develop and maintain detailed user-interface specifications
    • Present design work to the user experience team, product team, engineering team, executives, and external partners for review and feedback
    • Work with our usability and data mining teams to assess and optimize new and existing features and page frameworks
    Requirements:
    • Fluency in best practices for web-based information architecture and design
    • Strong practical knowledge of user-centered design methodologies, usability principles
    • The ability to provide detailed specifications, mockups and style guides
    • Proficiency in a variety of design tools including Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.
    • An available portfolio or samples of work demonstrating great user-centered design solutions
    Desired Qualifications & Skills:
    • Coursework or Bachelor's degree in design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent experience
    • Demonstrated visual design expertise; capacity for creating fun, highly usable designs and layouts, and a propensity towards simplification
    • Nimbleness; the ability to turn around rigorous wireframes and mockups quickly in an iterative environment
    • A general understanding of how design impacts development; a knack for constructing dynamic, interactive designs that are technically feasible and prudent
    • The ability to scope design initiatives accurately and prioritize work items appropriately
    • Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills
    • Proficiency with web and mobile standards
    • Plus: Experience designing user experiences for web, mobile, desktop or connected devices, the ability to prototype in HTML/CSS, JavaScript, and Flash or Flex

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Founded by the Society of the Sacred Heart, SHS is a Catholic, independent, co-ed day school for students in preschool through grade 12