Paid Internships

Working in ActionInternship Program

This six week paid internship at the Down Syndrome Association of Jacksonville office will be offered to individuals seeking to gain employment experience through a part-time work opportunity. This internship is ideal for individuals who have not previously held a job, as the individual will work amongst an instructor/colleague who will teach and review proper job etiquette and behavior, and will teach the skills necessary to work in an office setting.

The internship is also open to individuals with prior work experiences who are seeking to expand their job skills. Skills will include copying, shredding, labeling, answering phones, sorting mail, organizing mail, creating packets using given materials and more. This internship provides experience for the individual seeking employment, and will be added to the individual’s resume upon completion.