Refugee Resettlement Intern (Spanish Speaker)
Qualifications REQUIREMENTS: Undergraduate level studies in social sciences, international relations or a related field. Languages that are preferred: Proficiency in Spanish Languages also desired but not required: Ukrainian, Dari, Burmese, Urdu, Arabic, and French. Strong desire to help refugees rebuild their lives in New York. Ability to work independently, exercise good judgment, and have high attention to detail. Competency in Microsoft Office, data tracking, and file management Effective communication skills. Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a multicultural environment. Patience, understanding, flexibility, and an unceasingly positive attitude. Willing to learn about IRC’s history, philosophy, global work, and local efforts. Willing to adhere to IRC volunteer and workplace policies. Able to transport clients locally by public transportation. Transporting clients by car is a plus.