Internships

The YWCA has several internship opportunities available across various programs throughout the year.

Interns are important to the work of the YWCA Mankato, and we want to ensure that the experience is successful for both the intern and the organization. We have the right to deny any internship request, or to end an internship at any time.

 

General Intern Requirements

  • Alignment with and respect for the YWCA mission

  • Experience or strong desire in working in a diverse setting

  • Professional demeanor presented through attitude, communications, actions and attire

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs is preferred

  • Ability to effectively prioritize and complete multiple demands

  • Clear understanding of cultural competence

  • Reliable transportation of your own is required, staff is not allowed to transport volunteers

  • Be able to lift and move up to 50 pounds

  • Report for internship hours promptly (varied, but usually falls between 8am-5pm weekdays)

  • Finish assigned project work on time

  • Be flexible and willing to work on all jobs across all programs

  • Be comfortable asking questions for clarification, as needed

  • Attend staff meetings, if possible

For more information or to apply for an internship, send resume and area of interest to executivedirector@ywcamankato.org.

Now accepting resumes for the following:

 
Women's Leadership
  • Summer 2018
  • Fall 2018
Girls Programs
  • Fall 2018
New American Families
  • Fall 2018