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Spring 2024 Resettlement Housing Intern

United States

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United States
  • Country: USA
  • Vacancies No: N/A
  • Salary: N/A 
  • No of Jobs: N/A
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  • Gender: Both


  • Support temporary and permanent housing searches, home set-ups, and moves for upcoming arrivals and newly-arrived families  
  • Track safe, sanitary, and affordable housing options in New York City. Research housing assistance programs for refugee clients. 
  • Conduct outreach to new landlords and property managers .  
  • As schedule allows, travel to site and home visits 
  • Help clients prepare and understand forms and paperwork 
  • Assist staff with clerical and administrative duties as needed 
  • Communicate effectively in person and by telephone 
  • Maintain proper boundaries with clients, and refer issues regarding employment, social services, and health care to appropriate staff members 
  • Adhere to IRC policies, particularly those related to confidentiality and client privacy.   
  • Other related duties as assigned. 



  • Reliable and flexible.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in English; additional fluency in a refugee language such as Arabic, Burmese, Chinese (Mandarin or Cantonese), French, Nepali or Tigrinya, preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a multicultural environment.
  • Detail oriented and with excellent communication skills
  • Display sensitivity to cultural and personality differences of refugee clients.  Respect beliefs and values of clients.


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