Refugee Resettlement Housing Intern


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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


5952 El Cajon BlvdSan Diego, CA 92115


The Housing Intern will research low-income housing opportunities in San Diego and will act as an advocate for refugees.

Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Contact low-income housing units in San Diego to determine availabilities, wait list lengths, and how to apply
  • Reach out to low-income housing units in San Diego that are not aware of the refugee process
  • Help clients apply for low-income housing units which includes section 8 housing
  • Act as a resource to clients and staff about low-income housing processes

Skills Needed:

  • Well spoken
  • Driver’s license, car insurance, and own car
  • Willing to use own car to drive clients to appointments or to meet with housing managers
  • Comfortable meeting with housing managers and advocating for refugees
  • Comfortable on the phone
  • Understanding of fair housing laws and regulations, or willingness to learn about it


  • Transportation
  • Customer Service
  • Case Work / Management
  • Customer Acquisition
  • Community Outreach
  • Hospitality

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 10+ hours/week
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