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Programs and Family Services Intern- Unpaid

Part-time: 10-15 hours a week (flexible)

Description:

The Children's Cancer Center is local non-profit organization dedicated to providing emotional, educational and financial support through 22 programs to Tampa Bay families of children with cancer or chronic blood disorders.

The Programs and Family Services team is seeking a motivated, dedicated, and educated individual willing to commit for at least one year for an internship. This internship will provide experience in dealing directly with the children and families in addition to support services coordination in a nonprofit environment. 

Responsibilities:

-          Report to the Director of Programs and Family Services
-          Data Entry: Maintain and update patient database & Mailchimp
-          Program Facilitation: Once trained, assist with coordination of the education program on a monthly basis
-          Marketing materials: Create fun and inviting flyers for upcoming events
-          Create Love Bundles for newly diagnosed patients
-          Community Outreach: Seek out activities/entertainment for family group nights
-          Patient/Family Correspondence: call 15 Big Buddies and 15 Little Buddies in the mentoring program throughout the month to see how their outings are going
         
o   Document all correspondence
        
o   Fill out check request forms for reimbursement of Big Buddy outings

Qualifications:

-          Pursuing Bachelors or Master’s Degree
-          Prefer GPA of 3.0 or higher 
-          Ability to work well with diverse groups of people
-          Driven, motivated, and willing to assist in the areas needed
-          Computer savvy: knowledge of Mailchimp, Excel, Acess, PowerPoint, Flickr and social media sites strongly recommended
-          Social Work, sociology, psychology, medical, or education degrees preferred
-          Must be able to pass a background check
-          Must be willing to commit for at least 1 year

PLEASE SEND RESUME AND COVER LETTER TO DANIELLE LANIER, DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMS AND FAMILIES dlanier@childrenscancercenter.org