Employment Support Internship - Remote

Riverside Community Care - Dedham, MA3.9

North East Employment Collaborative - Employment Support Internship

Develop your skills in Employment Research, Administration, and Data Site Management!

Intern for Riverside's North East Employment Collaborative (NEEC) team to get an inside look at an award-winning, non-profit organization that makes a difference – locally every day. NEEC is one of 5 Regional Employment Collaborative unique to MA and our goal is to identify employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities and to assist employers with ensuring their candidate pool includes individuals with disabilities

We are looking for an individual to help us complete several projects pertaining to employment opportunities research, administrative support, and data site management of a cloud based platform. This is a great position for those looking to get their first internship or office experience in a large behavioral health and human services organization. The intern will work remotely and will have flexible, part-time hours.

Tasks include:
Identify and enter employment opportunities into cloud based database
Research companies for employment opportunities, application process, and who to contact
Conduct outreach to employers via phone and email
Assist with administrative task as two Regional Employment Collaboratives merge into one; update records in Excel, create “Company Overviews” in Word using template, and other tasks
Attend meetings that may include Job Fairs, Job Developers Meetings (JDN), Steering Committee Meetings, etc.
Research and learn Video Conference system and train other to use it
Research and make a recommendation on the use of Podcasts on the cloud based platform
Assist 2 Employment Liaisons in planning and holding an event to relaunch NEEC

Required Skills

Excellent written and verbal communication skills (in the English language) required
Self-motivated to work in a virtual environment
Basic computer skills; knowledge of creating podcasts and solid knowledge of using a video conference system a plus

Required Experience
Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's Degree program

Riverside Community Care is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and inclusive organization committed to working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities. We provide equal opportunity for all persons seeking employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, national origin, disability, or any other characteristic as established by law.

  • This internship is unpaid.