Alexander Youth Network offers a variety of internship opportunities for students all year-round. If you intern with us, you’ll get a wide range of experience as well as access to staff members who can help coach you and teach you practical skills to supplement your education. A general interest in mental health is a plus in any of our positions. We look forward to partnering with students and professionals who are interested in learning more about our services and our business model.
Internships are available in a variety of fields including: Social Work, Counseling, Therapeutic Recreation, and Human Resources. The internship is monitored work or service experience that is unpaid. The duration can vary based on the type of internship. Screened applicants are partnered with the appropriate Program Manager to meet the requirements of the internship. Please note that we only allow recorded sessions with a signed release.
Interns are required to attend all mandatory trainings before beginning their internship ours. They will be required to attend select days of our Monthly orientation before beginning placement hours. Orientation times are 9-5 M-F and are face to face. Please ensure you are able to attend orientation before applying. We also offer a bi-annual internship training for MSW/BSW students in the Spring and Fall semesters that is two days.
Orientation spots are limited and offered monthly. Please complete your application in its entirety in order to be considered for placement opportunities. Incomplete applications will not be received. We currently have contracts with the following Universities: CPCC, UNCC, Pfeiffer, Fayetteville State, Winthrop, and Liberty. If you do not see your University listed, please speak to your advisor about setting up a contract with Alexander before proceeding.
Please fill the internship application online. Complete your application in its entirety in order to be considered for placement opportunities. Incomplete applications will not be received.