Career Opportunities

Internships

Viability, Inc.

Viability believes that individuals with disabilities and other societal disadvantages are an essential resource for our country’s future. Our mission is to help build a world in which individuals with disabilities and other disadvantages realize their full potential.

We are seeking a responsible, goal oriented intern to join our growing organization. In this position, the Research Intern will work under the direction of the Senior Vice President of Business Development and is responsible for conducting research on state funding and documenting their process for conducting state funding research.

Read the full internship description here.

Deadline: October 31, 2018
Posted: 1 month 3 days ago

Umass Amherst

The UMass tobacco free policy aims to achieve compliance through education, cessation support, and community engagement. Empowering students, staff, and faculty to remind faculty to remind violators of the policy and to encourage their compliance, enables and sustains policy success. All members of the campus community are asked to encourage policy compliance for a collective benefit for us all.

Program Vision:
A campus environment in which to learn, work, live, and play free from tobacco’s impact.
Position Description
Tobacco Free Umass seeks student’s interns to assist with programmatic efforts in educating the campus community of tobacco harm, encourage policy compliance, and evaluating tobacco use. The student intern will champion health promotion efforts and seek to develop new avenues for delivery in order to further engage the campus community.

Primary Objectives for interns:

  • Conduct an deliver health promotion and campus outreach initiatives
  • Develop educational interventions
  • Promote Tobacco-Free UMass through social media platforms
  • Review evidence-based interventions and best practices for tobacco prevention
  • Develop collaborations and new avenues for outreach and education efforts

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate student enrolled in a degree program in public health, or other closely related social science.
  • Strong communications skills
  • Strong Interpersonal Skills (empathy, respect, inclusion, diversity of opinions)
  • Ability to work effectively with a diverse population of students, staff and campus community members


Application Process:
Please provide a cover letter and current resume to sdupont@umass.edu

Deadline: November 1, 2018
Posted: 1 month 5 days ago

Jobs

ServiceNet

Are you ready to help people and make a difference? Then consider what career opportunities ServiceNet has to offer!

Relief Counselors are the backbone of our organization and assist our Developmental/Brain Injury Services (DBIS) clients with their day to day needs, in comfortably furnished residential homes. This opportunity is a flexible position that allows you to work across multiple programs and locations. This is a great opportunity for students pursuing a degree in human services or a related field, to gain experience and exposure. Or just make some extra cash! Relief counselors will be reliable and empathetic individuals, who are willing to jump in and help out where ever they are needed. Must be able to work 20 hours per week. 

Read the full job post here.

Deadline: December 31, 2018
Posted: 3 months 2 weeks ago