Posted: Friday, July 25, 2014
Crosscare Migrant Project provides an information, advocacy and referral service for migrants in vulnerable situations. We provide information to migrants to Ireland as well as Irish emigrants. We also work to effect positive change in migration-related policy. Crosscare Migrant Project is looking for an intern for a 6-9 month intern placement to assist our Immigration Information & Advocacy team.
The intern will gain practical experience in information and advocacy work with immigrants accessing the Irish immigration system. The intern will receive formal and informal training, and supervision support to enable them to fulfill the role. On completion the intern will have attained skills in advocating on behalf of migrants with statutory and non-statutory organisation.
Hours: 3 days per week (Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9.30am to 5pm) with potential for 1 additional day
Remuneration: Travel and lunch expenses (maximum of €15 per day)
Duration: 6 - 9 months
*If you are applying under JobBridge these details are different
No prior experience is required; however the following skills and attributes are desirable:
Please email your CV and a cover letter marked ‘Immigration Case Work Internship’ to firstname.lastname@example.org by 4pm on Wednesday 20th August 2014.
Your cover letter should outline your previous work experience, why you want this internship and your availability
Interviews will be held the week of the 25th August 2014
The internship will begin in September 2014
Email Michelle Rooney for more information: email@example.com
This position is also open to JobBridge applicants.
This project is co-financed by the European Commission under the European Integration Fund and is supported by the Office for the Promotion of Migrant Integration in the Dept of Justice & Equality & Pobal.