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Masters Level Paid Internship - Fall 2024

  • Internship
    Full-time
    Off-cycle Internship
  • Business, Operations & Strategy
  • Louisville

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  • You should have a Master's in Social Services and a valid driver's license with access to a personal vehicle. Join our Fall 2024 internship!
  • You will experience life-changing internship working with troubled youth and families in various programs including counseling, foster care, and crisis services.

Requirements

  • Must be pursuing a Master's degree in the Social Service field.
  • Valid driver's license and access to personal vehicle

Responsibilities

  • Experience the kind of internship that will change lives... the lives of troubled youth, their families, and your own. Youth Villages' commitment to helping troubled children and their families find success spans more than 30 years and includes a comprehensive array of programs and services including:
  • Home-Based Counseling (Intercept)
  • Treatment Foster Care
  • Residential Services
  • LifeSet Transitional Living Services
  • Crisis Services
  • Intern placement with a specific program within each office is determined during the interview process and depends on the current availability, the student's experience and education level, and the academic requirements of the program.

FAQs

What is the main focus of the Masters Level Paid Internship at Youth Villages for Fall 2024?

The main focus of the internship is to provide hands-on experience in the field of children's mental and behavioral health and to help troubled children and their families find success through research-based treatment philosophies.

What qualifications are required for the Masters Level Paid Internship at Youth Villages?

Candidates must be working towards a Masters degree in a related field, have a strong sense of purpose, and be committed to making a positive difference in the lives of children and families.

What will interns be doing during their time at Youth Villages?

Interns will have the opportunity to work with children and families, participate in research-based treatment programs, and gain valuable experience in the field of children's mental and behavioral health.

Is the internship paid?

Yes, the internship is paid.

How long does the internship last?

The internship will take place during the Fall 2024 semester.

The Force for Families

Government
Industry
1001-5000
Employees
1986
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

Youth Villages is a national leader in children’s mental and behavioral health, bringing help and hope to tens of thousands of children, families and young people across the United States every year. Founded in 1986, the organization’s 3,600-plus employees help more than 36,000 children annually in 23 states and D.C. For more than 30 years, we have worked to find solutions using proven treatment models that strengthen the child’s family and support systems and dramatically improve their long-term success. Since 1994, our organization has tracked every child who completes a program and has recorded consistently high success rates. In 2018, 86% of the children are still living successfully at home with their families 12 months after completing their program. Youth Villages has been recognized by the Harvard Business School and U.S. News & World Report and was identified by The White House as one of the nation’s most promising results-oriented nonprofit organizations.