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Cause Areas

When

Mon Aug 15, 2016 - Mon Dec 12, 2016

Where

3824 Barrett DriveSuite 200Raleigh, NC 27609


About

USCRI NC is currently seeking a part-time intern to assist refugees within their first 90 days of being in the country. During this time, it is imperative that they complete a number of important tasks to set up the building blocks of their new lives in the U.S. The intern will be trained by a staff member and job responsibilities will include:

  • · Securing presenters for Cultural Integrations Workshops;
  • · Assisting clients in completing the assessment forms for Cultural Orientation;
  • · Aiding case managers with client applications and appointments for food benefits, Medicaid, and Social Security;
  • · Attending community meetings focused on the success of refugees in the area;
  • · Facilitating social gatherings between refugee families and the community;
  • · Gathering information on resources for clients (e.g. locations of ESL classes, summer childcare, parenting classes, etc);
  • · Ensuring file accuracy for program data monitoring;
  • · Performing other duties as assigned by supervisor; and
  • · Maintaining a high level of confidentiality and privacy for all clients.

Skills

  • Program Management
  • People Skills
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 8-15 hours a week
  • Second language a plus
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