Case Management Intern

Find your place at DWC.

Learn the inner workings of a successful and thriving nonprofit!


Work side-by-side with the talented and dedicated staff of DWC while you learn and contribute to organizational programs/operations that support our mission to end homelessness for women. Working closely with DWC’s Case Management team, you will have the opportunity to serve as a representative of DWC by networking and collaborating with other community organizations regarding the needs of women who are currently homeless or low-income.


INTERN DUTIES:

  • Develop and maintain relationships with local service providers by making phone calls, scheduling tours, meetings, presentations and/or workshops pertaining to services benefitting clients.
  • Research community resources
  • Archiving/Filing
  • Updating Resource Manuals/Cabinets/Database
  • Assisting clients with completing housing survey (Coordinated Entry System) within the HMIS database.
  • Complete CES Data Entry
  • Meet with clients individually to help remove barriers and connect them to community resources
  • Community outreach
  • All other duties assigned

SPECIAL SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS INTERN DUTIES:

  • Fulltime or part time enrollment in a university-level or college academic program
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Detail oriented and highly organized
  • Proficient in Word, Excel Computer programs
  • Ability to multi-task and manage time working on various projects
  • Self-starter who also works well within a team
  • Professional attitude with a friendly, positive approach
  • Deliver services with a Trauma Informed approach which reflects DWC’s mission and core values.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

CONTACT: Email cover letter and resume to Intern[AT]DowntownWomensCenter[DOT]org. Please include “Case Management Resource Specialist Intern” in the subject line of your email.

TIME COMMITMENT: 16-20 hours per week, with a minimum of 10 weeks

COMPENSATION: Internships are unpaid. Academic credit is possible depending on requirements.