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Housing Intern - Tallahassee

🚀 Summer Internship

Tallahassee

AI generated summary

  • You need excellent communication skills, organization, independence under pressure, international interest, cultural enthusiasm, digital literacy, clean background check, 18+ years old, attend orientation, commit 15 hours/week, commute to Tallahassee.
  • You will assist with logistics and move-in tasks for refugee arrivals, manage organizational/administrative duties, and support with other assigned responsibilities.

Summer Internship

Government & Politics•Tallahassee

Description

  • The Housing Intern will assist the Housing Specialist in coordinating and preparing homes for refugees. Duties include logistics assistance, move-in assistance, and managing internal organizational systems. Travel within Leon County may be required depending on project needs.

Requirements

  • Excellent communication and writing skills
  • Organized with attention to detail
  • Able to work independently and under pressure
  • An interest in international issues
  • Strong desire to help people and enthusiasm for working in a multi-cultural setting
  • Strong digital literacy
  • Must pass a background check ($51.00 fee)
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Must attend IRC volunteer orientation training
  • Must be willing to commit at least 15 hours a week.
  • Must be able to commute to the Tallahassee office

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Government & Politics

Responsibilities

  • Logistics Assistance:
  • Assist with essential logistics tasks related to refugee/parolee arrivals. This includes procuring or coordinating food, housing supplies, phones, internet service, transporting clients, communicating with external partners, and more.
  • Move-in Assistance:
  • Work with volunteers to move furniture and supplies into a unit, set up the unit, transport clients, oversee lease signings, etc.
  • Organizational/Administrative Assistance:
  • Help build and manage internal systems, write case notes, work on case file management, file receipts, credit card transactions, fill out applications, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Details

Work type

Part time

Work mode

hybrid

Location

Tallahassee