Housing & Human Services Internship
The City of Falls Church Housing and Human Services unit works to build better lives for all members of the Falls Church community through a range of comprehensive services. We are looking for an intern to help support our overall activities, specifically to conduct research and prepare housing related reports, conduct community outreach, program intake, and assist in housing program responsibilities.
Falls Church is an independent city six miles from the nation’s capital. It is small in area (2.2 square miles) and population (13,000). The city is known for its urban village community, quality customer service, nationally ranked school system, environmental activism, and endless community activities.
• Assisting with research, and document design for Housing reports
• Assisting with research and writing for Housing and Human Services marketing materials
• Performing outreach for Housing and Human Services programs
• Assist in client intake documentation.
Requirements: The intern must have excellent writing, research and communication skills. The intern should also have experience with document layout and design utilizing computer programs. They must be comfortable working with the public and organizing work to meet specific deadlines. This internship is ideal for students pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree in social sciences, urban policy, public administration or related degree. The student must be fluent in English.
Hours: Flexible, 20 hours or more per week for a minimum of 6 weeks in May, June, July or August.
For More Information Contact: Dana Lewis, Housing & Human Services, Phone: (703) 248-5005; Fax: (703) 248-5149; e-mail: Dlewis@fallschurchva.gov.
To Apply: Submit a cover letter and resume to the City of Falls Church, Human Resources Department, 300 Park Avenue, Falls Church, VA 22046, or via e-mail.