Business Summer Internship

Ambition Prep

Jackson, MS

Jackson, MS
30+ days ago


Background on the Organization

Our mission is through high-quality instruction, intensive academic supports, and hard work, AmbitionPreparatory Charter School ensures that all students in kindergarten through grade eight have the academic skillsand self-discipline for college and life success. 

Responsibilities and Duties

Work closely with the Admin Team to complete various school, support, and administrative dutiesThe task will include, but not limited to, the following: 

  • Assisting with data management systems

  • Creating marketing materials (e.g., social media, direct mail, and web);

  • Assisting the Leadership Team with professional development;

  • Creating and drafting images, documents, post, etc. for review

  • Planning logistics and selecting materials

  • Purchasing, ordering and managing a budget with the support of the Operations Leader

  • Assistingwithofficeadministrativetaskssuchasreviewingdocuments,filing, organizing, printing, and editing


Desired and Required Characteristics 

  • Demonstrates enthusiasm and commitment toward that job and the mission of Ambition Prep; supportsAmbition Prep’s values in the strategic areas of academic excellence, operational performance, and schoolculture.

  • Ability to organize, prioritize, and manage multiple priorities.

  • Abilitytoconsistentlybeatworkandontime, follow instructions, respond to directions and feedback and be able to implement it to improve performance.

  • Establish interpersonal relationships with all constituents using oral and written communication, active listening, negotiating, and influencing skills.

  • Basic knowledge of computer systems and student information systems.

  • Detailed knowledge of Ambition Prep’s policies and procedures.

  • Detailed knowledge of federal, state, and local requirements for K-12 schools and charter schools preferred.

  • Unwavering commitment to Ambition Prep’s mission, students, families, and community.

  • The belief that all students can learn at a high level, regardless of race, culture, or socioeconomic status.

  • The ability to work with others.

  • The ability to demonstrate maturity, a growth mindset, work ethic, and flexibility. 

Desired and Required Experience 

  • Be at least 18 years of age, required.
  • Attend an accredited educational institution, including but not limited to; community college, college, university, or graduate school, required.
  • Have permission from their institution at which he/she is currently enrolled to participate in an internship program, if relevant. 
  • Currently pursuing a degree in counseling, business, education, communications or a degree related to the job responsibilities, required 


Ambition Preparatory Charter School offers competitive salaries and benefits commensurate with experience.Ambition Preparatory Charter School is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis ofrace, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, pregnancy, or veteran status.

Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by thepeople assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills requiredof personnel so classified.