Internship posted by: Jewish Family Service
Posted on: January 30, 2013
Gain experience in social service with international clients as a Refugee Mentor Intern at Jewish Family Service's Refugee & Immigrant Service Centers (RISC), located in Kent, WA.
Help newly arrived refugees become acquainted with their surrounding communities and face the challenges of resettling in a new country. Interns will work cooperatively with our case management staff to support client resettlement and specific needs. Interns will commit an average of 5-10 hours per week. Essential activities include:
Interns will provide refugees greater familiarity with U.S. conventions, English skills, and access to services while building confidence and developing independence.
We are dedicated to creating an effectual experience for interns. We will coordinate with your schedule, interests and needs.
Send letter of interest or resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Inlcude basic information about yourself (areas of interest, skills, experience, availability, location, etc)
JFS Refugee and Immigrant Service Center
1209 Central Avenue S. #134
Kent, WA 98032
253-850-4065, ext 19