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Free Arts for Abused Children of AZ-Nonprofit Operations Intern

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Company Name: 
Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona
Application Due Date: 
Sunday, April 5, 2020
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About Free Arts of Arizona

Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona is a nonprofit organization that heals homeless and abused children through artistic expression. Volunteer Mentors utilize visual, performing and culinary arts to help spark the creative spirit of children living in group homes, residential treatment centers and shelters across Maricopa County. Since 1993, Free Arts has touched the lives of more than 60,000 young people, helping them build self-esteem, improve social skills, renew trust and learn to express emotions in a positive way through the healing effects of the creative arts.


Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona (www.freeartsaz.org) is involved in both the arts community and the health and human service sector, interns will expand their knowledge and develop experience by collaborating with our program department and over 29 partner facilities. Through various department duties, committee teamwork, and special projects, interns will have fun and accomplish their learning objectives in a creative and energetic environment.

This is a UNPAID internship. Intern will work roughly 10 - 25 office hours per week; occasional evenings and weekends required. This opportunity is only available to Estrella Mountain Community College students. Applicants are REQUIRED to submit and online application, a resume, and a cover letter. Free resume/cover letter/mock interview assistance is available by appointment only at the EMCC Career & Transfer Center. To schedule your appointment please visit or call 623-935-8740 or email ctc.frontdesk@estrellamountain.edu.

Duties and Responsibilities: 

Areas of work may include:

  • Policies and procedures
  • Budget tracking and reporting
  • Human resource management
  • Data management and office technology
  • Provide administrative support, as needed

Minimum Requirements: 
  • Candidates must be 19 years of age or older.
  • Organizational and interpersonal skills, writing ability, and computer skills are desired.
  • High customer service skills and the ability to work with diverse groups of adults and children are important.
  • If the student is selected they will have to pay for a background check and fingerprint clearance card.

The Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) is an EEO/AA institution and an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, or national origin. A lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in the career and technical education programs of the District.

The Maricopa County Community College District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its programs or activities. For Title IX/504 concerns, call the following number to reach the appointed coordinator: (480) 731-8499. For additional information, as well as a listing of all coordinators within the Maricopa College system, visit http://www.maricopa.edu/non-discrimination.