International Rescue Committee (IRC)

Internshiop Opportunities



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The IRC in Atlanta offers intern and volunteer assistant positions in all of our program departments. Positions are filled on a rolling basis with early applicants receiving preference.

Our intern and volunteer assistant positions require a minimum of 15 hours per week for three months, and are unpaid.

Internships are available for current college students, graduate students, and graduates less than 6 months post-graduation.  Course credit is available if the student submits the appropriate paperwork to the Volunteer Coordinator.

Volunteer assistant positions are similar roles to our internships, and are available for anyone who is not a student but would like to make a similar time commitment.

Available intern and volunteer assistant positions (positions noted as closed are not available until Summer 2014):

Childcare and Microenterprise Internship 

Computer Literacy Internship

Donations Internship

Education Evaluation and Monitoring Internship 

Employment Services Internship

Employment Services Career Coach Internship

English as a Second Language Instruction Internship

First Things First Women's Literacy Internship

Healthcare Access Internship - Closed

Immigration Program Internship

Life Skills Internship

Logistics Internship - Highly Needed

Resettlement Services Internship - Closed

Resource Development Internship - Resume & Writing Sample Required

School Specialist Internship

Volunteer Coordination Internship 

Women's Health and Wellness Internship

Youth Futures Internship

Youth Futures Summer Camp Internship


To Apply:

Submit a resume and application to Volunteer Coordinator, at Some positions may require additional documents.  Applicants will not be contacted for interviews until all materials are received and the applicant has attended a volunteer orientation.


Have questions? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions.


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