Canopy is pleased to announce that we are now considering applications for two summer internship positions! We are looking for a Refugee Services intern and a Community Outreach intern. Both internships are 15-20 hours a week and run from May 22 to August 11. These are unpaid internships, but we work closely with students to ensure they receive maximum credit for their work. Please send your resume and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 15 to apply.
Refugee Services Intern
Assists the case management and employment staff in providing direct services to refugee clients. Assists case management staff in conducting intake and exit interviews with refugee clients, taking clients to appointments, helping clients apply for documentation and benefits and keeping up client case files. Assists employment services staff in updating our employment training curriculum, teaching employment classes and helping employed clients find job upgrades.
20 hours/week. Unpaid, for credit.
Community Outreach Intern
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.
15-20 hours/week. Unpaid, for credit.