ONTRAC COLLEGE READINESS PROGRAM (Internship Application Deadline: April 26, 2019)
Chart a Course to College: Help prepare refugee and immigrant youth to pursue higher education after they graduate high school. As an OnTRAC College Readiness Program Intern, you will use your organizational and intercultural skills to facilitate classes, counsel students and help them navigate tools and resources available to them.
Strengthen Cultural Awareness. Observe refugees’ progress and achievements toward self-sufficiency by collecting outcomes and data as an Employment Management Intern at ACC. Leverage your organizational skills and detail-orientation in a diverse team-based setting as you play a part in improving the lives of refugees in our community.
Teach. Coach. Improve. Use your training skills and creative thinking to meet the educational needs of refugees in our community as an Employment Services Intern. Provide job coaching and assistance to refugees to help them become self-sufficient and enhance their career opportunities by facilitating employment skill development.
Guide. Strengthen. Impact. Use your experience in social work, psychology or sociology to conduct case management activities, facilitating a stable environment for refugees in crisis situations as a Family Stabilization Specialist Intern. You will assist the Family Stabilization Specialist to identify and refer members of the refugee community in need to the appropriate agencies.
Promote Financial Stability. Apply your financial skills to the non-profit world and impact the financial stability of our refugee community. As a Finance Intern at the ACC, you’ll process and maintain ACC’s financial records, ensuring the organization can continue to provide critical services to the ACC community.
Expand Non-Profit Knowledge. Gain a stronger knowledge of non-profit programming and implementation as a Match Grant Intern. In this role, you will provide intensive support to refugees as they advance toward self-sufficiency by creating employment and career plans and referring match grant participants to necessary training programs.
Increase intercultural experience. The Workforce Development Intern, as part of the TANF Team (Temporary Assistance Needy Families), will assist newly arrived refugees in navigating the social services systems. You will work directly with community members and gain experience in a non-profit human services environment at the ACC.
Connect. Empower. Promote Stability. As a Youth Crisis Intervention Intern, you will assist the Youth Program Manager in coordinating and providing linguistically and culturally appropriate services for crisis intervention and stabilization of refugee cases. Provide intensive case management in all aspects of family stabilization services including but not limited to: domestic violence/sexual assault, mental health, LGBTQ services, child welfare, court cases, substance abuse, and financial crisis concerns.