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Examples of Co-op Positions

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The following descriptions represent actual positions that NEU Co-op Students hold or have held. Click on the links below to learn more.

Conference Coordinator
Junior Account Coordinator
Residential Counselor
Human Resources Coordinator
Teacher's Assistant
Government or Non-profit Organizations
Opportunities in Higher Ed
Opportunities in grant funded programs (supporting communities and/or non-profit organizations)


Conference Coordinator (event planning)

Assist in the operation of: 14,000 square feet of function space with 26 separate conference rooms, 4 amphitheaters, 3 computer labs.


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Junior Account Coordinator - Marketing

Assist marketing firm that specializes in both multicultural marketing and general advertising in four specialized areas: healthcare, education, mission-based, and services.


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Residential Counselor (available in settings with clients with mental health challenges and/or developmental disabilities)

Provide daily, direct rehabilitative assistance to and with residents. Teach skills for more independent living and safety.


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Human Resources Coordinator

Assist in the administration of human resource programs and projects to support the mission and strategic plans of this rapidly growing global non-profit organization. Through purposeful, authentic, and meaningful projects and tasks, the Human Resources Coordinator will gain essential professional skills and deepen his/her understanding of human resource functions in the non-profit sector.

Potential support/project areas include:

  • Staff recruitment, on-boarding initiatives, performance management
  • Succession management, talent development, communication and employee relations
  • Compensation and benefits, and systems solution

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    Teacher's Assistant (available in special ed or mainstream settings)

    Aid in the day to day operation of a classroom for children. Support the team's efforts in providing students with safe, healthy, stimulating and supportive learning environment that supports students' progression across his/her Individualized Education Program.

    the TA will: - (in a special ed environment)


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    Government or Non-profit Organizations

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    Opportunities in Higher Education

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    Opportunities in grant funded programs (supporting communities and/or non-profit organizations)

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