Opportunities

Below is a growing list of opportunities on campus and within the community. Please note that this list is not yet comprehensive, and that students can reach out to Dwight Hall staff for opportunity inquiries.

If you are looking for post-graduation opportunities, the Yale OCS page has a comprehensive list of short-term opportunities in public service.

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Dwight Hall Volunteer Recruitment Coordinator

Paid
Open

Student Employment Reference #: 23535

Dwight Hall at Yale is launching a pilot program, Volunteer Corps, that seeks to connect students of all Yale schools to volunteer opportunities in New Haven. This position will be responsible for growing a pool of potential volunteers, and will have special attention to developing the volunteer recruitment process for specific events.  This position will have cross-platform access to our database and communications tools, and will work closely... READ MORE

Dwight Hall Community Partnerships Coordinator

Paid
Open

Student Employment Reference #: 23534

Dwight Hall at Yale seeks a student that is passionate about community engagement to lead the effort to identify, build, and maintain community partnerships and coordinate the connection to programming.  This position will think deeply and effectively from the viewpoint of community partners, and will have specific responsibility for the creation of “Potential Actions,” or opportunities for Dwight Hall programs to respond to community-driven... READ MORE

Dwight Hall Graduate Assistant - Urban Fellows

Paid
Open

Student Employment Reference #: 23536

Dwight Hall at Yale is seeking a graduate student to support the Urban Fellows program, with special attention to leadership support, developing community partnerships, and assessment.  Urban Fellows is entering its 25th year, and has 35 committed students who work 6-10 hours a week in partnership with a local organization. The correct student will be interested in program management and developing student leaders, ideally with project... READ MORE

Dwight Hall Research Support

Paid
Open

Student Employment Reference #: 23531

Dwight Hall at Yale seeks a student that is passionate about community engagement to research and build community partnerships, with special attention to database upkeep with accurate and timely information. This individual will be part of the “Community Partnerships” team at Dwight Hall, and assist with identifying mutually beneficial, long-term, and equity-centered relationships between Dwight Hall and community organizations.

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Volunteer with New Haven Reentry Office at Project Fresh Start

Prison Reform & Reentry
Unpaid
Open

STUDENT INTERNSHIP

About Project Fresh Start

The City of New Haven’s Reentry Department, Project Fresh Start facilitates the coordination of community partners, state agencies and other reentry stakeholders for the purpose of creating a citywide, strategic, and systematic delivery of resources that leads to reduced recidivism, increased employment and housing... READ MORE

Dwight Hall Communications Liaison

Paid
Open
Student Employment Ref # 23405
 
Dwight Hall at Yale seeks a communications officer to make connections with external audiences.  Specifically, the communications liaison writes and captures content to be featured on the website and newsletters and assist in distribution of stories to various outlets.
 
1. Written Content Creation 
  • Manage pipeline of content creation by attending Dwight Hall training, events, and... READ MORE

Curriculum Developer -2020: Black Panther Trials 50 Years Later.

Arts & Culture
Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Racial Inequality
Unpaid
Open

Curriculum Developer Placement–2020: Black Panther Trials 50 Years Later.

This placement will entail working with the creative team behind Artspace’s upcoming exhibition which will mark the 50th anniversary of the Black Panther trial in New Haven and the May Day 1970 rallies on the New Haven Green that brought national attention to New Haven. This project involves the development of high school curriculum in partnership with educators at Hillhouse... READ MORE

Program Development Intern — College Bound Dorchester

Education & Literacy
Paid

Employer: College Bound Dorchester, Dorchester, MA

Title: Evaluation and Development Intern – Yawkey

Application: Position is listed in Yale Career Link. search in Jobs... READ MORE

Summer Fellow, The Mayhew Program, Bristol, NH

Children & Youth
Paid
Open

Employer: The Mayhew Program, Bristol, NH

Title: Island Program Facilitator (YACSF)

Application: Position is listed in Yale Career Link. search in Jobs... READ MORE

Resume Partners: Seeking volunteers to help formerly incarcerated people with resume development

Employment & Job Training
Prison Reform & Reentry
Unpaid
Open

New Program Seeking Volunteers

Resume Partners: Provide resume and cover letter development assistance for individuals returning to New Haven from incarceration.

Trained volunteers will staff regularly scheduled open drop-in hours on-site at Dwight Hall. Drop-in hours will be advertised to clients at Project Fresh Start at New Haven City Hall.

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