2016 Summer Undergraduate Internship Program

Description

The Summer Undergraduate Internship Program with the Seton Healthcare Family is designed to provide an on-the-job opportunity to gain “real world” work experience in a career-related professional workforce environment. This is a non-clinical/administrative internship program.

Structure

Undergraduate Interns will spend ten weeks in a hospital or administrative office. The Intern will develop leadership and management skills through various projects assigned by the manager/preceptor. In addition, the Intern may attend leadership and department meetings with the managers and site administrators of each hospital or administrative office.

Objective

The Seton Healthcare Family’s objective is to provide a working and learning environment where undergraduates with two years of college education can develop the skills and competencies necessary to grow into successful leaders and potential Seton associates.

Application Requirements and Timeline

Application Requirements

  • Resume
  • One Letter of Recommendation (academic)
  • Official College Transcript
  • Online Application

Please fax or mail transcripts and letters of recommendation to:

Seton Healthcare Family Administration Offices
ATTN: Tina Hickman
1345 Philomena St., Suite 252
Austin, TX 78723
Fax: 512.406.6510

Application Timeline

  • Applications, resumes, letters of recommendation and official college transcripts for the 2016 summer undergraduate program will be accepted until Friday, April 1, 2016.

Intern Qualifications*

  • Full-time student with a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Must have completed sophomore year to be eligible
  • Student’s field of study should be aligned with intern position
  • This is not a nursing/medical internship program
  • Student must apply and be accepted for interviews by Seton representatives

* Successful completion of two years of college education in a related field whose current education provides a level of competency that is necessary for completing pertinent tasks.

Roles and Responsibilities

Seton will provide

  • Paid intern position (Ten weeks) May 23 to July 29, 2016
  • Intern orientation and on-boarding
  • Job coaching/career counseling/mentoring
  • Opportunity for skill development
  • Opportunity for networking

Intern will be responsible for

  • Great work ethic
  • Own travel expenses
  • Housing while in Austin/Central Texas

Essential Functions

  • Assists Manager or Director with projects, events and work relevant to specific departmental needs.
  • Performs tasks/work assignments related to a course of study, educational curriculum, or career interest in an educational capacity.
  • Demonstrates computer skills and proficiency in the utilization of standard software specific to departmental needs.
  • Communicates and collaborates with assigned work team to provide backup coverage and support as needed.
  • Promotes the values and philosophy of Seton Healthcare Family.
  • Other duties as assigned.