Internship Program


Interns play a critical role at Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island 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. 

If you are interested in interning with us, please fill out our volunteer interest form and we'll be in touch! 

Questions about interning at Dorcas International? Send us an email:

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>>

Information Technology

IT Support Technician Assistant>>

Marketing & Communications

Social Media & CommunicationsAssistant>>