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Covenant House Pennsylvania offers two types of opportunities to intern: working with our youth, or working in our administrative departments such as fundraising, finance, and human resources.  

Direct Care Internships



Available Internships:


Full- and Half-Year Internships beginning Fall 2018 are now full. We will update when Spring 2019 applications are being accepted.

Typically, internships are available in our outreach team working on Anti-Human Trafficking projects, on our male and female residential floors in our Crisis Shelter, and in our Rights of Passage program. We have both undergraduate and graduate level internships available and welcome both half-and full-year interns.


To see the list of available positions check to the left. If you are interested in applying for an internship in our direct care services contact Aimee Della Porta, Clinical Coordinator, at adellaporta@covenanthousepa.org (Please note that we do not provide internship opportunities for Certificate Programs and Associate's degrees.) 

Administrative Internships


Available Internships:


Now accepting applications for Full or Half Year Internships beginning Fall 2017.

Half- or full-year internship opportunities are often available in fundraising and marketing, finance, and human resources and administration. If you are interested in applying for an internship in our administrative departments contact Tamara Scipio, Human Resources Manager, at tscipio@covenanthousepa.org 

Basic Intern Requirements


Basic skills are required of our Interns. They include:


- Strong writing skills

- Strong verbal communication skills

- Ability to learn quickly and work with deadlines

- Interest in the area of non-profit organizations and serving homeless clients

- Willingness to assist with all tasks and to think innovatively

- Previous volunteer & leadership experience a plus

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