Careers

SUMMER 2021 – Intake Specialist Intern (Ames, IA)

Employment Status

INTERNSHIP

Deadline

Open until filled

Location

Ames, IA

The  Intake Specialist Intern provides administrative tasks in our outpatient treatment clinic. Duties include scanning client documentation into the electronic medical record, answering incoming calls, and other administrative support as needed.

What YOU are looking for:
  • Gain valuable, hands-on experience within a nonprofit organization.
  • Learn more about behind the scenes of mental health and treatment programs.
  • Make connections with other professionals in the nonprofit sector.
  • Casual dress code, fun team, and the opportunity to extend the internship into next semester.
What WE are looking for:
  • Commitment, Collaboration, Compassion, Innovation, Integrity, and a “Can Do” Spirit.
  • Ability to work collaboratively, independently, and take initiative.
  • Interest in mental health and treatment programs and YSS’ mission.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Self-starter, flexible, takes initiative, and capable of getting things done with little supervision
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • All majors are accepted. The following majors are preferred: Psychology, Health, Human Services, and related fields.
Training, Supervision, and Benefits:
  • This is an unpaid internship.
  • Will be under the direct supervision of the Client Services Coordinator
  • Must attend an orientation to cover YSS policies regarding confidentiality, drug-free work environment, and child abuse reporting.