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CAREERS

AUTUMN 2017

At this time, we unfortunately do not have any open positions with our agency. However, we are always looking for volunteers to join our team! View more information about volunteering.


INTERNSHIPS

AUTUMN 2017

clinical internships

The Rape Recovery Center accepts applicants for Master’s level and Doctoral candidates each year in January and February to begin internships the following academic year (August-May).  

Qualifications:

  • Current graduate student in CMHC, PhD, or MSW program
  • Counseling experience
  • Strong references
  • Experience and/or interest in feminist multi-cultural theory and application

Requirements:

  • Internship is for two full semesters, August-May
  • Complete 40-hour state-certification training on issues of sexual violence (Trainings offered at RRC in January, May, September).
  • Work at least 20 hours/week, including staff meetings and clinical meetings (Tuesday afternoon and Wednesday afternoon), office is open Monday-Thursday.
  • Will primarily work with clients in individual and group therapy
  • Opportunities in community outreach, volunteer training, and other RRC projects.

Stipend:
Amount depends on RRC grant funding

What we offer:
A supportive, energetic work environment.
Training and experience in working with victims of sexual violence.
Training in feminist multi-cultural and Trauma-oriented approaches to therapy.
Excellent supervision & clinical mentorship.

To apply:
Send resume and letter of interest to Melinda Pettingill LCSW, Clinical Director, Rape Recovery Center, 2035 South 1300 East, SLC, Utah 84105 or  m.pettingill@raperecoverycenter.org

Deadline for applications: February 10


advocacy internships

The Rape Recovery Center accepts associate and bachelor's level student applicants seeking academic credit for Fall, Spring and Summer semesters of a traditional academic calendar.

Qualifications:

  • Experience with Advocacy and or Customer Service
  • Strong references
  • Experience and/or interest in feminist multi-cultural theory and application

Requirements:

  • Internship is for one full semester, (Fall/Spring 300 hours, Summer 200 hours)
  • Complete 40-hour state-certification training on issues of sexual violence (Trainings offered at RRC in January, May, September).
  • Work at least 300 or 200 hours per semester (depending on semester), attend staff meetings advocacy meetings, office is open Monday-Thursday.
  • Will primarily work with clients over the phone on our 24 hour crisis line.
  • Additional opportunities in Sexual Assault Advocacy assigned as needed

Stipend:
There is no stipend available at this time, however the Rape Recovery Center covers all upfront Training costs (ie. 40 Hour training, back ground check etc.)

What we offer:
A supportive, energetic work environment.
Training and experience in working with victims of sexual violence.
Training in feminist multi-cultural and Trauma-oriented approaches to advocacy work.
Excellent supervision & mentorship.

To apply:
Send resume and letter of interest to Katherine Aguilera, Advocacy Coordinator,, Rape Recovery Center, 2035 South 1300 East, SLC, Utah 84105 or  k.aguilera@raperecoverycenter.org

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.