IRC Missoula Youth Employment Intern
Start date: January 7, 2019
This position coordinates the youth (ages 16-24) employment program. In partnership with Missoula County Public Schools English Language Learner (ELL) Program, interns will teach job readiness training classes to high school aged refugees with the goal of securing summer or after school employment. Interns will work one-on-one and in groups with refugee youth to teach and assist with job search, resume development, job applications, interviews and other relevant aspects of US work culture. Interns will also have the opportunity to further develop the curriculum and implementation of the job readiness training program. Intern is also responsible for establishing and maintaining employer partnerships through outreach, cultural competency training, site visits, and more. By building a diverse pool of employers, this position will provide opportunities for refugee youth to engage in a variety of US employment settings building skills for their future careers.