Become an Intern!

We are accepting tutors for Spring 2016! 
We are excited that you would like to support education and community wellness by working with us! We offer two internships, which differ in their level of responsibility and time commitment. Please consider us as a partner for any academic internships, fieldwork, or independent study credits that you are pursuing! 

Tutoring Internship 
Tutor interns will be responsible for a small group of students: supporting them in their homework and engaging them in other educational activities. This opportunity requires a minimum commitment of 2 hours (one 2-hour session) per week. We hold programming from 3:15 - 5:15 PM on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Our spring dates are 2/1/2016 - 5/5/2016.
Orientation: choose one day, 1/25 - 1/28, 3:30-5:30 pm 
Location: Southwark School at 1835 S. 9th St. Philadelphia (9th & Mifflin St.)  

1) Register with our listserv here:  Tutor/Mentor Registration
2) Email us at with your interest and for further information.

If you are unable to work with us at this time but would like to join our mailing list to receive updates about all Puentes Education opportunities and events, please fill out this form: Puentes Hacia el Futuro General Information Listserv

                                  Team Leader Internship 

Team Leader interns are responsible for a grade group of approximately 10 students. Team Leaders facilitate successful daily sessions by leading group activities, supporting Tutor interns, and working with students. The Team Leader Internship provides opportunities to work closely with leaders in the Puentes organization, to gain an understanding of the social determinants of health impacting our community, and to receive valuable mentorship. This internship requires a minimum commitment of two sessions per week.


Undergraduate Team Leader Internship

Graduate Team Leader Internship

Summer Team Leader Internship

Summer 2016 Internship applications will open in late February 2016. Watch for email updates from us! 

Apply here: Puentes Internship Application

After we receive your completed applications we will inform you of the interview and background check process. The application for Summer 2016 interns will be active in late Februrary 2016, please check back.  

Thank you for your interest!