The National Association of Social Workers, Illinois Chapter (NASW IL) seeks a stipend intern for the Summer/fall semester 2017. Interns will work closely with the Director of Meetings Management on the logistics/meeting planning aspects of several board meetings, numerous educational courses, online trainings, as well as work on a major 3 Day educational conference. Interns will also be responsible for administrative duties as well (i.e., database tasks, updating our website and social networks, making phone calls to members, etc.).
Candidates with an interest in meeting planning as well as a strong familiarity with computers and social networks are encouraged to apply.
This internship requires overnights from Oct. 22-25th
This is a four day per week internship (unless your internship requirements need it to be 5 days a week) with "flexible dates" based on your academic needs (which must include the dates from August-October 30th ) . We open to start the internship as early as June 1. Students will be compensated with a $500.00 monthly stipend.
They will also receive a FREE student membership (if still a student) to Meeting Professionals International (MPI). All student interns are required to participate on a local MPI committee during their internship.
We are a busy, state association with a small, friendly staff that works mostly 9-5 (with occasional night events and industry networking opportunities -which you may be requested to attend.) Our office is located in downtown Chicago at 404 S Wells, 4th Floor. For more information on NASW IL, please go to www.naswil.org.
While a current student is preferred, we will consider recent graduate and candidates currently out of work who can make a commitment to completing the internship.
Additional Salary Information: $500.00 per month stipend.
NASW is the largest membership organization of professional social workers in the world with 150,000 members and over 7,000 in Illinois. The NASW Illinois Chapter keeps their members on top of up-to-the-minute news and information regarding their professional development, whether it's changes in government regulations, breakthrough treatments, and innovative resources. With discounted professional... protection through NASW Assurance Service insurance programs and public outreach to advance social work practice and improving the wellbeing of people and communities, NASW IL is working every day to help their members and the populations they serve. Please consider becoming a member today!