Social Work Intern

  • Part-time
  • Poland, ME
  • March 31, 2023

EMPLOYER: Agassiz Village



Seeking interns in social work or counseling for an opportunity to work with an advanced licensed mental health professional to provide youth counseling. Interns will work cooperatively to provide mental health related services to youth in our summer camp program. Seeking interns who are energetic and committed individuals. Housing and all meals are provided for interns working on our lakefront campus in Poland, Maine from July – August. Work schedule is flexible however candidates must be able to commit to two to six weeks.

The internship will provide interns with an opportunity to develop the following skills:
Opportunity to provide individual counseling to children and adolescents
Work with a diverse, multicultural population
Working with immigrant and/or low-income families
Case management and social service delivery
Data collection and needs assessments
Opportunity to work with licensed mental health professionals
Conduct client assessments
Maintain ongoing contact with youth

About Agassiz Village:
Agassiz Village is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to prepare kids for life’s journey by providing opportunities, in a summer camp environment, to develop and practice leadership and life skills that will impact their futures in education, family, career, and in their communities. Founded in 1935 by Harry E. Burroughs, founder of the Burroughs Newsboys Foundation, to serve as a haven for children from under-resourced communities. Agassiz Village has remained true to its original goal of making a transformative overnight camp experience accessible for children of all backgrounds. Agassiz Village is a 330-acre residential summer camp located on Thompson Lake in Poland, Maine. Our programs are an investment in the future, to inspire and enable all children, especially those who need our support the most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible leaders.

How to Apply:

Contact: Lisa Carter
Phone: (781) 860-0200

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