Internship Opportunities

 

VSC has multiple internship opportunities for students interested in working with victims of crime and are studying criminology and social justice, social work, psychology, sociology, and other related fields. All interns are required to complete a 40-hour Sexual Assault Counselor and 25-hour Victim Advocate training. Please email Erin Milbourne at Erin-Slight@vscmontcopa.org​ to apply.

Counseling Department

Counseling Interns will be assigned a caseload of clients according to the intern's level of education, academic requirements, and personal comfort level. Counseling Interns will be trained in the intake process and may conduct intakes individually once training is complete. In addition, interns will also be responsible for assisting with the crisis hotline.

 

Counseling Interns will receive weekly clinical supervision from the Direct Services Supervisor who is a Master's Level Licensed Social Worker. Some night availability and at least a 1 year commitment is required. Bilingual interns are encouraged to apply.
 

*Internship positions starting in the fall are usually filled by March. Please contact us earlier if you are interested in starting an internship in the summer.

 

Advocacy Department

Advocacy Interns will be assigned a caseload of clients according to the intern's level of education, academic requirements, and personal comfort level. Responsibilities include outreach, court accompaniment, assisting victims with the Victims Compensation Assistance Program and Victim Impact Statement, among others. In addition, interns will also be responsible for assisting with the crisis hotline.
 

Counseling Interns will receive weekly clinical supervision from the Direct Services Supervisor who is a Master's Level Licensed Social Worker. At least a 1 year commitment is required. Bilingual interns are encouraged to apply.

325 Swede St., 2nd Floor, Norristown, PA 19401

Main Phone: 610-277-0932

Fax: 610-277-6386

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