Careers & Internships

Careers

THN VISTA Coordinated Entry Specialist (AmeriCorps)
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Full Time
Reports to Community Impact Coordinator - Homelessness Initiatives

Responsible for implementing projects focused on four distinct categories: Promoting permanent housing focused solutions to ending homelessness, improving data quality and use in decision-making, building strategic partnerships that advance efforts to end homelessness, and engaging in special initiatives to end veteran and chronic homelessness.

Please visit this listing on my.AmeriCorps.gov to apply for this posistion before August 1, 2016.

United Way of Denton County values diversity and promotes equal employment opportunities by implementing guidelines and practices that ensure employees and applicants are not discriminated against with respect to national origin, race, religion, color, gender, marital status, ancestry, sexual orientation, people with disabilities, or age.

 

Internships

Interns are an integral part of our team at United Way of Denton County. With close staff supervision, interns are highly involved in all aspects and levels of our organization, learning crucial skills, earning valuable experience and developing a robust network of contacts to help them as they develop into non-profit professionals.

Interested in an internship?
Fill out this application form (.doc), then return it with your resume to Gary@UnitedWayDenton.org

Community Impact Internship

Deliver direct service results by developing and improving collective impact initiatives in the areas of Education, Income and Health.

Examples of Developed Skills:

  • Data gathering and analysis
  • Volunteer management
  • Program planning and development
  • Program administration, evaluation and iteration
  • Social service delivery

Marketing & Outreach Internship

Communicate with stakeholders to promote giving and volunteerism, raise awareness of collective impact initiatives, and improve the public image of United Way of Denton County.

Examples of Developed Skills:

  • Copywriting and editing
  • Graphic and multimedia design
  • Social media and website development
  • Public relations and awareness
  • Corporate branding and communications

Non-Profit Management Internship

Coordinate strategic activities to provide long-term improvement in all aspects of United Way of Denton County.

Examples of Developed Skills:

  • Non-profit governance and accountability
  • Financial and accounting procedures
  • Strategic planning and management
  • Policies and procedures improvement
  • Business management practices

Resource Development Internship

Develop and improve strong community relationships to generate diverse and robust sources of donations and volunteerism in support of our mission to improve lives in Denton County.

Examples of Developed Skills:

  • Relationship management
  • Event planning
  • Fundraising
  • Public speaking
  • Grant writing

Volunteer Management Internship

Supports volunteerism recruitment, training and retention for collective impact programs, resource development activities and special events.

Examples of Developed Skills:

  • Relationship management
  • Volunteer recruitment
  • Public speaking
  • Volunteer Training
  • Volunteer Management

Special Internships

We are willing to develop and tailor internships to best suit the requirements of you and your educational institution. Some examples of special internships include:

  • Advocacy Internship
  • Bilingual / Multi-lingual Internship
  • Social Media Internship
  • Veteran Relations Internship

United Way of Denton County values diversity and promotes equal employment opportunities by implementing guidelines and practices that ensure employees and applicants are not discriminated against with respect to national origin, race, religion, color, gender, marital status, ancestry, sexual orientation, people with disabilities, or age.

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