Internship & Job Opportunities
One of the best things you can do to prepare for college is get hands-on experience (and make money) through a job or internship! Below you will find the most up-to-date information on jobs and internships for Richmond high school and college students.
Richmond Youth Organizer:
The Youth Organizer is a member of our organizing team working towards APEN’s vision of building healthy, fair and just neighborhoods. The Youth Organizer plays a crucial role in building an effective base building program to organize and develop the leadership of young Asians –including Asian immigrant and refugee community members, supervising other organizing staff, and developing local organizing strategies and campaigns. The position reports to the Richmond Lead Organizer and works within the Local Organizing team of APEN, which strives to integrate bold and authentic Asian immigrant and refugee leadership throughout the organization. Apply here
BAYAC (Bay Area Youth Agency Consortium:
BAYAC (Bay Area Youth Agency Consortium) is a National Service program of Bay Area Community Resources. BAYAC AmeriCorps Members commit to a year of service at partnering schools and community based organizations, providing youth in the San Francisco Bay Area with opportunities for meaningful engagement, skill building, and emotional and social development. Apply here
American Heart Association:
Intern, The Youth Health Equity Council (YHEC) is a program that raises awareness about children’s health equity issues by examining chronic diseases and health disparities within both local and vulnerable populations. A key component of this position will be to provide a “youth voice” to the content creation as well as the student led activities and experiences. Learn more here
Part Time Recreation Leader, City of San Pablo:
Recreation Leader is an entry level position, however previous experience working with youth is highly desirable. Under general supervision, the Recreation Leader will assist in the coordination and delivery of a wide variety of recreational activities in an assigned program. Incumbents will provide individual and group instruction regarding recreational activities; and assist in ensuring compliance of established rules and procedures.