*INTERNSHIP EXPERIENCE IN PROGRESS!*
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Sharpen your project management skills and gain a greater understanding of fitness and its benefit for those who suffer with Parkinson’s Disease. Rock Steady Boxing Northeast PA provides a non-contact, boxing-inspired Parkinson’s fitness program in two locations, Old Forge and Tunkhannock. Intense exercise has been shown to slow the progression of Parkinson’s disease. We have classes for people of all stages of Parkinson’s from newly diagnosed to significantly impaired because for people with Parkinson’s Exercise is Medicine! We currently serve over 70 people with Parkinson’s.
Make a difference to others! Play a key role in launching a new pilot project aimed at providing their members with greater information about their balance, functional status, fall risk, and quality of life living with Parkinson’s! Utilizing your management skills, you will help this small business begin use of a new assessment application utilizing an electronic tablet that will help their members see their own improvements!
This opportunity is an in-person internship which may include some virtual work.
Logistics: *This is a SLIP (State and Local Internship Program) internship, with specific requirements*, as noted:
** Requirement before applying: Students are required to check with their college/university career development office to find out if any additional requirements need to be met for the internship, on the part of the student and/or the small business host.
Collaborate with this small business owner to launch and integrate this new assessment application technology into her business. Utilizing equipment and app provided, you’ll use your management and leadership skills to launch the technology into two locations in NEPA. This will include:
Deadline to Apply at www.smallbusinessinternships.com is May 31st
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