Case Management Internship (IINE-Manchester)

Time Commitment:

  • May-August 2017
  • Interns should be able to work at least 20 hours a week to be considered an intern
  • Days are flexible depending on student schedule and internship manager needs

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist Reception and Placement (R&P) case managers with client cases
  • Facilitate the cultural reception and orientation of newly arrived refugees
  • Help to secure furniture and set up apartments for new arrivals
  • Assist with instruction and implementation of the Cultural Orientation Program
  • Complete basic administrative tasks including filing and forms assistance
  • Research appropriate resources for refugees and/or low-income families
  • Assist in registering refugee children for school
  • Help with outreach to the Manchester community and more
  • Troubleshoot and problem solve case-related issues

Qualifications:

  • Pursuing an undergraduate degree at a community college or four- year program
  • Driver’s license and insured transportation required
  • Interest in international, refugee, and asylee issues
  • Organized with attention to detail
  • High-levels of discretion and maturity in dealing with confidential information
  • Fluency in Arabic, French, Swahili, and Nepali desirable

Physical Requirements:

  • Travel to and from clients’ residences, community locations, and numerous office sites in the Manchester and Nashua area.
  • Ability to lift 20 pounds

This is an unpaid internship.  Eligible for course credit.

TO APPLY: Please send a cover letter, résumé, and a list of three references to intern@iine.org. Please indicate in your application which internship you are applying for and at which location.