TIRRC is seeking six (6) Community Outreach Representatives to inform potentially eligible immigrants about the deferred action programs (DACA/ DAPA)—eligibility requirements, benefits of applying, application process, and explain TIRRC’s work.
TIRRC offers internships to dependable high school, college or graduate students who are willing to dedicate regular hours over a long period of time. Interns are not required to have experience, however, they must desire to gain real skills and have an interest in immigrant and refugee rights.
All internships are unpaid.
Requirements: Interns must be willing to work a minimum of 10 hours a week and commit to 3 months, 6 months, or a year with a specific TIRRC program. Interns must also be able to provide their own transportation.
Ideal applicants are those who enjoy building relationships with people from diverse backgrounds that are very motivated and work independently with little supervision.
We are currently only taking applications for our 2015 Summer Internship Program. Please see current internship positions open below.
To apply for an internship please submit your resume and a cover letter to Jobs@tnimmigrant.org
We are seeking an intern to assist with the TIRRC hotline/referral program. The intern would answer the phone, respond to voice mails, track client information in a database, provide referrals and information for various services, and assist walk-ins seeking referrals.
Volunteer Description: Provide weekly activities and learning opportunities on Friday nights for children while their parents attend committee meetings in the same building. This volunteer must: • Be at least 18 years old • Have reliable transportation • Be available from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday nights