HYC’s mission is to raise awareness and meet the needs of homeless youth so they can stay in school and graduate. HYC’s goal is to provide homeless teens with host families, basic needs and services as they make positive, life-affirming choices toward becoming responsible, productive adults.
Hours will vary for this position, but we anticipate approximately 10 hours per week initially. As the case loads increase throughout the school year, the number of hours may also increase, as appropriate within internship guidelines with your school.
An online application, a resume, and a cover letter detailing where you are going to school, your field of study, and your reason for applying is 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Under immediate supervision, the intern will work directly with case managers to provide a variety of services to homeless teenagers in various settings. The student will provide case management assistance to case managers; escort and transport children to and from various locations and institutions as well as various medical, dental, psychological, education, counseling, employment, or recreational resources; provides clerical support as needed. The student will have the opportunity to learn about various resources available, learn how our agency researches for additional resources, and learn how to interact with victims of trauma.
Must have transportation, valid driver's license, and current car insurance. All interns must complete a background check and fingerprinting process.