JOB DESCRIPTION: Interns at SMILE will have the opportunity to experience the inner workings of a nonprofit, social services organization. Interns will work closely with SMILE personnel on case management and on operations of various SMILE programs including the food pantry and health clinic.
QUALIFICATIONS: Successful candidates must possess and/or demonstrate the following qualities:
- Junior or senior in high school or a college student;
- Proficiency in MS Office and general computer skills;
- Fast typing speed;
- Excellent communication skills;
- Ability to work in groups and independently; and
- Highly motivated.
Candidates must also make their own transportation arrangements to and from the SMILE office in Passaic.
DURATION: Internships at SMILE are ongoing year round. However, each candidate is limited to a 3-month program. Candidates may re-new or re-apply for an additional 3 months in certain situations.
HOURS: SMILE has a flexible schedule for interns around their school or work schedule. Interns are requested to contribute at least 8 hours per week and at most 20 hours per week during the 3-month program. Interns will be required to come in during at least one food pantry session per month from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. on the first and third Tuesday of every month.
COMPENSATION: This internship is unpaid. SMILE can provide school credit for internship hours.
CONTACT: If you are interested, please send résumé and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.