Leadership Training Internships

Application Deadline: February 15th,  2019 Internship Start: May 20th – June 30th, 2019

Job description + Company Overview

Interns will learn to use experiential training techniques and expert content to deliver an exceptional leadership development experience to students across the country.


  • Junior status or higher from a regionally accredited college or university

  • 2.8 GPA or higher

  • Must be available to travel between end of May through through the end of June 2019 (including weekends)

  • Demonstrated leadership experience

  • Ability to work well in groups and alone

  • Mobility: Run short distances, lift 30 lbs, be on your feet for as long as 8 hours

  • Previous public speaking or facilitation experience preferred but not required

Job overview

  • End of May through June commitment

  • Travel domestically for program facilitation

  • Facilitate interactive leadership programs for student groups as small as 5 and as large as 200, 6th - 12th grade

  • Interact with clients and students in a professional manner

  • Set-up, prep and take down materials for programs

  • Work indoors and outdoors

  • Develop content and create interactive leadership activities


  • Paid internship

  • Domestic travel

  • Airfare, meals, and lodging provided while traveling for FOCUS programs

  • College credit available

How to Apply

  1. Submit resume - be sure to highlight your involvement and any leadership positions

  2. Provide 3 references to be contacted should you meet our requirements

  3. Video submission (maximum of 5 minutes)

    • Tell us about you (answer the following prompts)

      • Name, where you are from, where you are in your education, and an interesting fact about yourself

      • What does leadership mean to you?

      • Explain in detail something you are passionate about (OR) teach us something you’ve learned in the past year.

    • Show us what you can do

      1. Demonstrate for us a quick activity, energizer, or icebreaker, as if you are facilitating it to a group of 50 high-school students.

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