Internships

Caritas of Austin offers flexible internship opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students, as well as non-academic internships. To fulfill the requirements of an internship at Caritas, applicants must be willing to:

  • Intern at Caritas of Austin for a minimum of 12 weeks
  • Work a minimum of 18 hours per week
  • Complete one hour of supervision with a Caritas staff member per week
  • Report hours honestly and dutifully
  • Set learning objectives and track your progress at reaching goals

Current Openings

Apartment Set-Up Volunteer Intern
This position will primarily assist with setting up apartments for refugee families prior to their arrival. Read full job description HERE. To apply, contact Laura DeGrush at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 
Education Program Intern
This position will primarily assist in teaching classes and providing administrative support for Caritas' Education programs. Read full job description HERE. To apply, contact Laura DeGrush at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 
Supportive Housing Intern
This position will primarily assist with eligibility screening and referrals for Caritas' Supportive Housing programs. Read full job description HERE. To apply, contact Laura DeGrush at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   
 
Employment Guide Intern
Employment interns will support Caritas' Employment team in efforts to assist hundreds of individuals with short-term job placement as well as long-term career development. Read full job description HERE. To apply, contact Laura DeGrush at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  
 
Landlord Outreach Specialist Intern
This position will primarily work with refugee settlement in developing and maintaining working relationships with landlords and property managers. Read full job description HERE. To apply, contact Laura DeGrush at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
 
Culinary Externships
Culinary students can complete their externship in the Caritas Community Kitchen, which serves lunch to over 300 individuals daily. To apply, contact Laura DeGrush at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

Caritas of Austin is an equal opportunity employer. Our hope for our clients, staff, volunteers and community is demonstrated through commitment, equity, respect and support.