Internship Program

We are now accepting applications for SPRING 2017 internships until Thursday, February 2nd.


Interns play a critical role at Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island (Dorcas International) providing the individual attention our program participants require to succeed. Interns will receive a unique and enriching experience providing support to staff and clients. Interns will be supervised by a staff member who will provide on-going support, mentorship and guidance to ensure that interns are fully engaged.

Internship Process

  • Community Relations Manager will conduct an interview with qualified candidates
  • Interns will attend an orientation session
  • Interns will meet with Supervisor to review learning objectives
  • Supervisor will provide on the job training 
  • Supervisor will provide on-going support and professional development

Internship Opportunities

Dorcas International seeks dynamic individuals for the following internship positions:

Refugee Resettlement

Case Management Assistant (Four areas of concentration):

Citizenship and Immigration

Citizenship & Immigration Services Caseworker Aide>>

Employment Services

Employment Assistant – General>>

Employment Assistant – Projects>>

Admissions Department

Admissions Assistant>>

Education Department

Education Assistant>>

Interpreting and Translating

Translation Assistant>>

Community Relations

Community Relations Assistant>>

Contact our Community Relations Manager for more information.