Internship Program

We are no longer accepting applications for Summer 2017 internships. 

Thank you for your interest. Please check back in early summer for updates on Fall 2017 internship opportunities.


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.