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Modesto Junior College

Internships

Internship Position Senator Galgiani

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World Relief is currently looking for individuals to serve as interns.
 
 
 

World Relief Modesto is a non-profit agency providing services to refugees in our local community. World Relief's mission is to serve vulnerable populations in and through partnership with local churches, agencies, and the community-at-large. Our programs provide financial, emotional, cultural, and spiritual support to refugees – victims of war and persecution around the world – who are being placed in StanislausCounty.

Vanessa Yee, Volunteer Coordinator

1401 F Street
Modesto, CA 95354
T 209.491.2712 ext 106
E vyee@wr.org | www.worldreliefmodesto.org

Job Description

Title:                  Resettlement Assistant 

Hours:               Part-Time (30 hours per week)

Purpose:           To administrative support for R&P staff

Job Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Facilitate and implement a Self-Sufficiency Plan for each assigned case by identifying and addressing barriers to successful resettlement, while encouraging clients to work towards self-sufficiency and early employment.
  • Document activities in each client file through timely case notes which reflect the status of each case.
  • Secure apartments for new arrivals when needed; order checks for deposit and/or first month rent, obtain the rent verification, and coordinate volunteers for pre-arrival apartment set up with Volunteer Coordinator.
  • Provide administrative support to R&P Case Workers.
  • Facilitate referrals for basic services available to refugee clients including social service agencies, employment, ESL, school registration, and immigration services.
  • Attend all scheduled staff and departmental meetings.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 Qualifications:

  • Must be very detailed oriented
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Resourceful, excellent problem solver
  • Ability to multi-task and to work under pressure
  • Reliable transportation, insurance coverage and valid driver’s license
  • Excellent driving record
  • Computer skills, Windows 7, Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel
  • For World Relief staff, Christian faith is a prerequisite for employment, based upon United States federal guidelines provided in Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

 To apply for internship, complete volunteer application at http://worldreliefmodesto.org/volunteer and then send the completed application along with your resume to vyee@wr.org.

 If you have any questions, please call 209-491-2712 ext. 106 or email vyee@wr.org

 

Job Description:

Title: Health Services Specialist Intern

Hours: 15-20 hours per week

Reports to: Resettlement Director

Contract Period: Present – July 1, 2013

Purpose: To ensure that clients in the North Carolina Refugee Assistance Program needing additional health services receive such services leading them toward self-sufficiency

Job Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Conduct initial health/mental health intake with clients, evaluating their medical status upon program entry.
  • Develop plan of action with clients in order to address any outstanding health needs.
  • Connect clients to medical providers and community health programs. Teach clients how to use public transportation to access care and transport clients as necessary.
  • Educate clients on healthy lifestyles and navigation of the American healthcare system.
  • Connect clients to community members who will assist them in gaining skills to promote better health.
  • Expand network of mental health providers and programs offering available services to clients.
  • Explore sustainable methods to initiate a community health worker program.
  • Follow-up with clients to track progress toward self-sufficiency in health-related matters.
  • Other duties as required.

Education, Experience and Skills Required:

Bachelor’s degree in Public Health and/or RN background.

Skills: provide client services, in keeping with established policies, standards, and TAG-D contractual requirements; maintain accurate and timely records and reports; communicate effectively, both orally and in writing; possess working knowledge of Windows 7, Microsoft Word, and Excel; establish and maintain cooperative working relationships; perform duties some weekends and evenings; effectively manage stressful or crisis situations; access to reliable transportation to assist clients with accessing care and to perform essential duties of this position.

Preferred:

Refugee resettlement experience, Cross cultural experience and competency, and Experience in a social service setting assisting people in need.

 To apply for internship, complete volunteer application at http://worldreliefmodesto.org/volunteer and then send the completed application along with your resume to vyee@wr.org.  

If you have any questions, please call 209-491-2712 ext. 106 or email vyee@wr.org

 

Job Description:

Position Title: Employment Intern

Position Location: Nashville, TN

Department/Division: Employment

Hours per week: 16-40 hours per week

Primary Focus: Helping refugees find and maintain jobs

 General Function: The Employment Intern will gain exposure to standard social work case management practices and a general understanding of the refugee resettlement process. The employment intern will assist the employment team by helping refugees find and maintain jobs.

Job Duties:

Job Search and Retention

  • Help clients get TN state identification cards so that they have acceptable photo IDs when applying for jobs.
  • Create and/or edit client résumés.
  • Help clients to fill out job applications online and in person.
  • Prepare clients for interviews by practicing sample interview questions and discussing interview etiquette (hygiene, eye contact, friendliness, etc).
  • Attend interviews or orientations with clients to help with the job transition (new hire paperwork, drug screenings, etc).
  • Help provide transportation to and from work for clients who do not have the option of public transportation.

Employment Events

  • Help to plan and execute a job fair that highlight refugee workers and connect them with appropriate employers.
  • Help to plan an employer appreciation luncheon for a select group of strong employer partners.

  Requirements 

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience with Word and Excel
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Self starter who is also able to follow instruction
  • Flexibility

To apply for internship, complete volunteer application at http://worldreliefmodesto.org/volunteer and then send the completed application along with your resume to vyee@wr.org. 

If you have any questions, please call 209-491-2712 ext. 106 or email vyee@wr.org.

 

 Job Description:

Job Title:  Donations Associate
Reports To:  Volunteer Coordinator
Work Location:  Modesto

Position Summary:

This position has the primary responsibility for working with the Volunteer Coordinator in warehouse organization, donations management, and apartment set ups.

 Responsibilities:

  • Donation Coordination
  • Under the direction of the OD and as assisted by Volunteer Coordinator, solicit donations from local churches
  • Pick-up furniture donations from donors
  • Set up apartments in Modesto for new refugee families, in conjunction with the Volunteer Coordinator and R&P case workers, and arranging for volunteer help as needed
  • Receive and assist in distributing donations of other needed items, such as bikes, vacuum cleaners, etc., from established ministries
  • Clean furniture as needed
  • Assist in scheduling of pick-ups with donors through email or phone

 Warehouse Administration and Organization

  • Inspect and clean the WR storage facility weekly and report any concerns to the volunteer coordinator
  • Assist in implementing changes needed in the storage facility to store donations and other items effectively
  • Maintain storage of Good Neighbor Kits and office items in office and storage facility areas

 Qualifications:

  • Personal Christian faith and a heart for service to vulnerable people
  • Committed to the mission, vision and values of World Relief
  • Ability to work independently and quickly
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Valid California Driver’s License and ability to drive box trucks
  • Ability to lift excess of 80 pounds on a regular basis
  • Creative and flexible with people and items

 To apply for internship, complete volunteer application at http://worldreliefmodesto.org/volunteer and then send the completed application along with your resume to vyee@wr.org.

 If you have any questions, please call 209-491-2712 ext. 106 or email vyee@wr.org.

 


MJC Ag Student Internship Resident Program

For information please contact:
Faculty Advisor:
John Mendes
(209) 575-6205
mendesj@mjc.edu

Visit website for details...


 
US Department of Energy
The Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship (MLEF) Program provides college students with an opportunity to gain and develop research skills with the Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy for 10 weeks over the summer.
 
This program is designed to increase awareness of DOE research opportunities to students pursuing STEM degrees (short for science, technology, engineering and math). The goal of the program is to improve opportunities for under-represented students in these fields, however all eligible candidates are encouraged to apply.
 
Participants will:
• Train under the mentorship of program officials and scientists to obtain valuable experience on mission-related research programs while gaining insight into how the DOE is working to meet the energy challenges of the future.
• Receive a stipend. Some participants may be eligible to receive housing and travel allowance for the duration of the program.
• Present research findings at a “Technical Forum” and tour a technical site located nearby.
 
Eligibility Requirements
 
  • Be 18 years of age
  • Be a citizen of the United States
  • Be currently enrolled full-time in an accredited college or university (sophomore year or higher) or had a PhD. conferred on or after January 2, 2014
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
Application deadline: January 2, 2014
 

Program Dates: June 1 to August 7, 2015

For more information and to complete the MLEF application, visit us at: http://energy.gov/fe/mickey-leland-energy-fellowship or contact us at MLEF@hq.doe.gov
 
 

HACUHACU
National Internship Program
 
Paid internships for all majors
Whether you're seeking an internship with the federal government or in the corporate sector, the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) provides you the opportunity to graduate with career experience.
 
The HACU National Internship Program (HNIP) has been a premier student program for over 20 years, recognized as the largest internship program with Hispanic participation.
 
Eligibility
Interns spend ten or fifteen weeks at their assigned internships.
To qualify, you must:
  • Be enrolled in a degree-seeking program at a college or university in the U.S. or Puerto Rico
  • Have completed freshman year
  • Be an undergraduate or graduate student
  • Have a minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Be authorize or eligible to work by law in the U.S.

To apply, visit www.hacu.net/hnip.  The program dates and application deadlines are as follows:

Spring 2015 Internship dates: January 15 - May 2
Application deadline: November 14, 2014

Summer 2015 Internship dates: May 29 - August 22
June 14 - August 22 (Quarter dates)

Application deadline:  

Early: October 31, 2014
Regular: February 27, 2015

Contact Info:
One Dupont Circle NW Suite 430
Washington, DC 20036
hnip@hacu.net
202-467-0893

 

Internships at GalloInternships at Gallo

According to Gallo's website, if you are a year or two from graduation, and anxious for an opportunity to polish your talents and apply the skills you've learned in school, an internship at Gallo can provide the perfect opportunity. Internships are available in many areas of the company that allow you to "roll up your sleeves" and apply your knowledge to real-world projects that have a direct impact on our future. 

Visit http://www.gallo.com/careers/campus/internships/InternshipsatGallo.html for more information.

 


 City of Turlock

 The City of Turlock's Municipal Volunteer Partnership program (MVP) is designed to give students/adults and seniors an inside to the City of Turlock's employment opportunities and even enhance educational/ career goals.

Hours will vary based upon the needs of the department and the availability of the volunteer.

City of Turlock, Human Resources Division
156 S Broadway Suite 235, Turlock CA 95380
Attn: Jessie Singh
Ph. 209.668.5542 ext. 1105
Fax 209.668.5529

jsingh@turlock.ca.us

  


 Stanislaus County LogoStanislaus County Internship and Volunteer

Welcome to the Stanislaus County Internship and Volunteer Program informational website. If you desire to be part of making our community a better place to live and work, an internship or volunteer position might be right for you.

Stanislaus County is a local government agency and one of the area's largest employers. We offer career opportunities in a variety of public sector opportunities including careers in law enforcement, public administration, health services, social services, accounting, information technology and human resources. If you are a college student contemplating a career choice, the County offers both paid and un-paid student internships to assist you in making a public sector career choice. 

Additionally, the County has a robust volunteer program open to high school students and interested citizens. Volunteers assist a variety of departments in delivering critical services throughout the community. Volunteer opportunities exist in assisting patients at the County's Health Services Agency, working with animals at the Department of Animal Services, delivering Library books to homebound individuals, and more. The County's Volunteer Program is administered through the Volunteer Center of the United Way. 

For more information regarding the Stanislaus County’s Internship Program please contact: Chief Executive Office at (209) 525-6333.

 


 City of ModestoThe City of Modesto's Internship Program is designed to give students an inside look at the City of Modesto's employment opportunities and enhance educational goals. City internships vary within each City department. Students must be enrolled in high school or an accredited college or university working towards a degree. 

The City of Modesto offers paid and volunteer internships. Each position is unique to the department and pay is predetermined. Paid internships are limited to a maximum of 1,000 hours in a fiscal and/or calendar year. 

Visit website for more information: http://www.modestogov.com/hr/employment/intern.asp

Interested students can submit a completed City of Modesto employment application form and supplemental questionnaire to the Human Resources Department located at:
1010 10th Street, 2nd Floor,
Suite 2200, Modesto;
or by mail to:
P.O. Box 642,
Modesto, CA 95353.
Applications will be kept on file for one year.

For additional questions regarding the internship program, please contact the
Human Resources Department at (209) 577-5402; TDD-Line (209) 526-9211

 

KAM Learning Center

KAM specializes in professional tutoring for kids K-8 in several subject areas such as: Reading, Writing, Math,  Social Science, Spanish and French. They also offer assistance with Study Skills and Homework Help. Their approach is unique in that they partner with teachers, parents and students to focus on specific academic areas. Additionally, KAM has an active & vested interest in our leaders of tomorrow.

Mountain House is a close-knit community just past Tracy, CA on I-205.

KAM is looking for students dedicated to the field of Education to serve as tutors. Internship is non-paid and must be used as credit for school/work experience. Hours would vary but would be within the window of Monday-Friday from 3-7p.m.

Eligibility Requirements:

  •  Be at least 18 years of age
  •  Be a citizen of the United States
  • Be currently enrolled full-time in an Accredited College or University (sophomore year or higher) 
  •  Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

Visit www.kamlearningcenter.com

To apply: Contact Donshea Williams Owner/Director at KAM Learning Center.
Phone: 209-879-9122
Email: donshea@kamlc.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

Career Development and Transfer Center

CONTACT:

(209) 575-6239

Student Center
East Campus

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