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Women's Health Promotion Intern

🚀 Summer Internship

Salt Lake City

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Summer Internship

Healthcare•Salt Lake City

Description

  • The Women’s Health Promotion intern will be supporting our Afghan Women’s Health Project that focuses on women’s sexual and reproductive health (SRH). We are working with our clients, community, and broader organizations to create client-centered solutions to build women’s health programing. This internship position would be supporting program development including: creating materials and curriculum for SRH topics, facilitating classes, supporting community outreach and partnership

Learning Objectives:

  • Gain an understanding of how to provide sensitive health education to diverse populations.
  • Will be able to apply creative strategies for outreach and advocacy of women’s health goals.
  • Improvement of professional skills, working as a team member in a cross-cultural environment.

Requirements

  • In-person internship, flexibility for occasional remote work but must be local
  • Must be currently enrolled in a graduate/undergraduate program, or have graduated less than 6 months ago
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in English; fluency in additional foreign language preferred.
  • Background check is required
  • Experience working with diverse populations
  • Interest in women’s health and advocacy
  • Background or interest in health promotion, social work, or related field
  • Demonstrated communication skills and ability to work as part of a team
  • Must be able to work independently and be flexible to a changing work environment
  • Computer skill in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Valid UT driver's license, willingness to drive clients, access to vehicle preferred
  • Intern will report to: Annie Shaw, Women's Health Promotion Specialist

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Healthcare

Responsibilities

  • Develop client- centered curriculum based on SRH topics
  • Organize and facilitate groups, classes and events
  • Create health promotion materials specific to client SRH needs and related topics
  • Present, distribute, and evaluate educational/promotional materials
  • Participate in trainings and professional development opportunities
  • Communicate progress and challenges with supervisor
  • Supporting cross-team collaboration for other health needs
  • Provide transportation to/from client medical and health appointments
  • Office duties: transport a client to a health appointment weekly; complete Office Support shift monthly

Details

Work type

Part time

Work mode

hybrid

Location

Salt Lake City