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Disney Institute and National Geographic Live Training & Onboarding Internship - Spring 2023

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 10023049 Location Celebration, Florida, United States Business Parks, Experiences and Products Date posted Sep. 15, 2022 Flex Type Hybrid

- This role is considered hybrid, which means the employee will work a portion of their time on-site from a Company designated location and the remainder of their time remotely.

Job Summary:

Disney Institute and National Geographic Live Training & Onboarding Internship

We are…

Disney Institute is a recognized leader in providing transformational experiences for business professionals and organizations around the world. We are a global leader in customer service, leadership excellence and human capital engagement. We impact people and organizations by using Disney principles to build a bridge from insight to action. Participants from virtually every industry can think and act differently about their business or organization.  

National Geographic Live is the live events business for the National Geographic brand, driven by the brand’s values and the desire to make a positive impact on the planet. We bring National Geographic stories to life through unique and diverse experiences and events - both live and virtual - that create deep emotional connections with consumers while driving growth.

Make an impact by…

  • Supporting all aspects of the internal training function at Disney Institute and National Geographic Live
  • Supporting on-boarding for all new Cast Members
  • Participating in the strategy and implementation required to up-skill our world class facilitation team, accounts team, content design team, business and operations team
  • Assisting in the creation and delivery of professional development opportunities for the Disney Institute and National Geographic Live team
  • Record and track performance metrics, communicating results at regular intervals
  • Assist with coordinating logistics for all internal training events at Disney Institute and National Geographic Live

Basic Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication/collaboration, including sharp listening and writing skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including a demonstrated ability to build partnerships
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills with the ability to research and resolve issues with limited supervision
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail, with the ability to manage competing demands while producing quality work
  • Comfortable with ambiguity in a fast paced, growing business
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite: Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Proficiency in Outlook calendar maintenance and other skills associated with complex scheduling tasks
  • Ability to work effectively with various levels of an organization 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in a Mac environment
  • Experience using Keynote presentation software
  • Experience/comfort with public speaking
  • Knowledge of adult learning theory and development
  • Experience designing and delivering training
  • Experience with video creation/editing software (such as Vyond)
  • Experience with e-authoring software (such as Articulate Storyline)

Required Education:

Junior or senior pursuing a degree in learning and development, human performance improvement, human resources, adult education, or related field; or a recent graduate (within 6 months of your graduation date).

Internship Eligibility:

  • Must be enrolled in a college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR must have graduated from a college/university within the past six (6) months OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program
  • Must possess unrestricted work authorization
  • Must provide full work availability
  • Must provide own transportation to/from work
  • Current Active Disney cast members must meet Professional Internship transfer guidelines (for Walt Disney World cast members this is no more than four points and one reprimand in the last six months; for Disneyland cast members this is six months of consecutive service and a performance record clear of any disciplinary issues (warnings, suspensions, etc.) for at least six months)

Program Length: The approximate dates of this internship are January 2023 through June 2023. Interns must be fully available for the duration of the internship (40 hours/week) Monday through Friday, with possible evenings and weekends if necessary.

Housing: This internship based in Orlando, FL. A limited amount of company-sponsored housing is available on a first-come, first-serve basis. For more information
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Recommendation – Print This Role Description: Strong candidates may be invited to complete a phone interview. We strongly encourage applicants to print a copy of this role description so they can refer to it in the event they are selected for a phone interview. Note that this role description will not be accessible once the posting is closed.


About Parks, Experiences and Products:

The Disney Parks, Experiences and Products segment includes Disney’s iconic travel and leisure businesses, which include six resort destinations in the United States, Europe and Asia, a top-rated cruise line, a popular vacation ownership program, and an award-winning guided family adventure business. Disney’s global consumer products operations include the world’s leading licensing business across toys, apparel, home goods, digital games and apps; the world’s largest children’s publisher; Disney store locations around the world; and the shopDisney e-commerce platform.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Disney Business Productions, LLC, which is part of a business we call Parks, Experiences and Products.

Disney Business Productions, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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