International Rescue Committee (IRC)

Child and Family Case Management Intern

Resettlement - Child and Family Case Management

Job Title: Intern, Child and Family Case Management

Country Profile: US Programs

Location: Tucson, AZ


Position Description:

The Child and Family Specialist will help in some of the most vital areas of refugee resettlement work. Interns assist with core services including: applying for and enrolling clients in social service programs and school enrollment, apartment set-up, airport pick-up assistance, and other case management related tasks. Interns will gain experience networking with community service providers and communicating with people of diverse cultural backgrounds.



  • Prepare apartments for incoming refugee families
  • Manage client files and track necessary services
  • Accompany refugee clients on appointments and interviews with community service providers
  • Coordinate with Case Management to ensure services are being received



  • Pursuing a degree in a related field
  • Punctuality, excellent time management skills, and a flexible schedule
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality regarding client information
  • Proficiency in a foreign language is preferred, but not required
  • Strong intercultural communication skills; demonstrated ability to work effectively with people from other cultural backgrounds
  • Must have a driver’s license, vehicle, auto insurance, and a clean driving record



  • Minimum commitment of 15 hours/week for a 3 month period
  • Primary availability during IRC business hours (M-F, 9am-5pm)


Reports to: Resettlement Case Managers



To Apply:
Submit a resume and cover letter in the same document and attach it to your USP Volunteers and Intern Application online. You may contact the Volunteer Coordinator at Some positions may require additional documents. Applicants will not be contacted for interviews until all materials are received.

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