Internship Opportunities

 

Canopy is pleased to announce that we are now considering applications for three summer internship positions! We are looking for interns to help with Community Outreach, Child Education and Employment. Internship hours can vary depending on student availability and their desired number of credit hours, but we are generally looking for people who can give 8-15 hours a week. Our fall internships run from January 22 to May 10. These are unpaid internships, but we work closely with students to ensure they receive maximum credit for their work.

Child Education Intern

Oversees childcare for refugee children while parents attend their weekly Cultural Orientation class. Plans activities, games and lessons that will facilitate cultural learning and English practice. Manages other volunteers and reports any issues to volunteer coordinator. All years and majors encouraged to apply.  

8-10 hours/week. Unpaid, for credit.  Please send your resume and a cover letter to emily.linn@canopynwa.org by November 15 to apply. 

Full job description here.

Serves to promote Canopy NWA in the community through frequent speaking engagements, consistent online communication, meetings with community stakeholders and events. The Community Outreach Intern also assists in the recruitment, training and management of community volunteers. All years and majors encouraged to apply.

10-15 hours/week. Unpaid, for credit.  Please send your resume and a cover letter to lauren.snodgrass@canopynwa.org by November 15 to apply. 

Full job description here. 

Community Outreach Intern

 

 

 

Employment Services Intern

 

 

 

Assists in preparing refugee clients to enter the American workforce. Assists in teaching Canopy NWA’s job training class, developing its job training curriculum, and may provide one-on-one coaching of its refugee clients as needed.

10-15 hours/week. Unpaid, for credit.  Please send your resume and a cover letter to rick.barry@canopynwa.org by November 15 to apply. 


Full job description here.