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Internship

Summer 2024: Women's Resilience Center Intern (Unpaid)

🚀 Summer Internship

San Diego

AI generated summary

  • You: Enrolled in relevant program, driver's license, strong communication skills, adaptable, experience with direct service, language proficiency a plus. 4-month commitment, 16-20 hours/day.
  • You will support WRC programs, facilitate workshops, conduct assessments, provide resources, collaborate with staff and partners, and contribute to program evaluation.

Summer Internship

Business, Operations & StrategySan Diego

Description

  • In this internship, students will have the opportunity to contribute to the WRC through community engagement and outreach, as well as by supporting the facilitation of programming.

Learning Objectives:

  • Intern will have the opportunity to enhance their facilitation skills
  • Intern will expand their experience providing healing-centered and culturally humble services
  • Intern will participate in weekly Safety & Wellness intern group supervision to enhance collaborative learning

Requirements

  • Must be currently enrolled (or a recent graduate) in an Associate’s, Bachelor’s or Master’s program focused on Women’s/Gender Studies, Public Health, Social Work, Art Therapy, Expressive Arts Therapy or a related field.
  • Must have driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organization and time-management skills
  • Proactive, motivated, and flexible; able to remain calm and adapt within a fast-paced, sometimes unpredictable work environment
  • Demonstrated success working and communicating with people of varied English-speaking abilities strongly preferred
  • Experience with direct service strongly preferred
  • Proficiency in Farsi, Dari, Arabic, Haitian Creole, Pashto or Russian preferred
  • Time Commitment: 4 months, 16-20 hours per day

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Undergraduate
Bachelors
Masters

Area of Responsibilities

Business, Operations & Strategy

Responsibilities

  • Based on intern skills and experience, responsibilities may include a combination of program support, administrative/data support, and direct service:
  • Support with outreach to women+ in the IRC community about WRC programs
  • Co-facilitate orientations to new WRC members
  • Co-facilitate wellness workshops and presentations
  • Support our 'Safe Spaces' work to make the WRC a more inclusive place for women+
  • Collaborate with interns, staff, other departments at IRC, and community partners
  • Facilitate internal referrals to other IRC programs
  • Provide WRC members information about community resources
  • Conduct Summer Needs Assessment
  • Contribute to data monitoring and evaluation of WRC programs

Details

Work type

Part time

Work mode

hybrid

Location

San Diego