Location: Mt. Vernon, NY, United States
Date Posted: Oct 26, 2023
Access: Supports for Living Inc. is in the business of doing good. We have a mission: To help people live the healthiest and fullest lives possible. Here, you’ll be a valued part of an innovative team that touches the lives of more than 10,000 people each year across the Hudson Valley in programs supporting people to pursue the life they imagine. At Access, we believe in work with a purpose.
To learn more about Access and our services visit accesssupports.org.
Our Vocational Services offers educational, career, and employment services for adults and young adults with mental health, learning, and/or substance use disorders who live in Westchester, the Bronx, and Manhattan. We also help those with other disabilities. These include vocational evaluations and exploration, supported employment, job placement, and work experience development.
Through Vocational Services, participants prepare for and secure job interviews, access community resources, complete and file applications for technical schools and post-secondary education, and develop an attainable plan for employment or continuing education.
This position requires that applicants be enrolled in a degree program that will grant them credit hours for their internship. Applicants must also be undergraduate students studying Human Services or a related field.
To be considered for an internship placement with Access, please submit a cover letter with your application that includes the school you are attending, your degree program, details on your internship requirements, and the program(s) of interest to you.
ADDITIONAL FUNCTIONAL / ORGANIZATIONAL SUPPORT:
Interns within this program will aid the organization is providing the individuals we serve with:
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ALL POSITIONS ARE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND, FINGERPRINTING AND MOTOR VEHICLE REPORT CHECK.
The Agency is a smoke free workplace and offers smoke free campuses for our employees, visitors, clients, and interns.