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Internship Positions Available (Fall 2021 only)

Job Title: Student Intern or Practicum Intern

STUDENT INTERN JOB SUMMARY:

 

  • Assist in program development, implementation, and evaluation as assigned by supervisor.

  • Work side-by-side with staff and members as part of the work-ordered day.

  • Assist with behavior management and emotion regulation of members.

  • Promote work readiness of members.

  • Build relationships with contact with members as mentor, counselor, and role model.

  • Attend and participate in agency training as assigned.

  • Assist in maintaining a safe and positive environment during program activities.

  • Understand and adhere strictly to organizational policies, procedures, and goal.

  • Attend to matters that may be area specific and as assigned by direct supervisor.

  • Complete the requirements of the student’s program.

 

STUDENT INTERN JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

Experience and Knowledge 

  • Experience working or volunteering with a vulnerable population(s)

  • Knowledge of therapeutic strategies

  • Interest in working with adults with mental illness

  • Understanding of Microsoft Word and Excel computer applications

  • Proficient in Social Media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook and Instagram

 

Education

  • Currently enrolled in social work/counseling coursework with an accredited college or university

  • Previous educational instruction related to working with adults with mental illness

Learn more about the position and application process here