Young Women's Leadership Program Intern


Cause Areas


Mon Jan 09, 2017 - Sat Apr 29, 2017


2300 Henderson Mill Road NEAtlanta, GA 30345


The Young Women’s Leadership Program (YWLP) supports refugee girls by promoting educational enrichment, leadership and life skills while establishing a foundation for their future careers. The program provides essential skills to help high school girls grow toward self-sufficiency. The YWLP is committed to closing the achievement gap and supporting girls at risk of falling behind. We aim to impact the lives of teen girls by providing continuous encouragement, support and personal engagement.

Key Responsibilities
  • Assistance with student enrollment processes including individual orientation, interviews, and match services
  • Assistance with developing supplemental curriculum, assessments and evaluations for incoming school year
  • Assistance with developing a system for student files, calculating and logging data for focus groups evaluations and assessments
  • Charting results from mentee enrollment interviews and exit interviews
  • Assist in developing mentor training, literature, matching and activities for new mentors and volunteers
  • Tutor students in individual and small group settings
  • Other duties as assigned

Skills and Competencies
  • Interest in education and educational experiences of refugees
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work with others in a culturally sensitive, kind and mature manner
  • Strong skills in Youth development
  • Experience and interest in working with volunteers and clients
  • Previous experience working with youth, non-profit, and/or volunteer experience preferred

TO APPLY: Interested candidates may submit their application, resume and cover letter to Mary Cash at, no calls please. This is a non-paid internship.


  • Tutoring
  • Administrative Support
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Program Management
  • Youth Services

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4-months
  • Submit a resume & cover letter to Mary Cash at

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