Intern (WASH Programs) via ReliefWeb

United Methodist Committee on Relief

Atlanta, GA, United States 🇺🇸

BASIC PURPOSE: This paid internship will work with WASH & FSL Manager to review the water and sanitation challenges globally and provide an assessment of the WASH program’s contribution to reducing the burden of water borne illness among school children.

ESSENTIONAL DUTIES

  • Review global WASH profile and conduct a desk review of the current WASH projects of Global Health

  • Compile 2016 and 2017 WASH report findings into program area report (PDF, .doc, and PPTX formats)

  • Complete a comparison/contrast case study of two countries in the WASH portfolio, of academic quality for conference reporting/publication

  • Assist program manager with authorship of paper/presentation, on the role of Faith-Based Development Organizations (FBOs) in the global WASH sector

QUALIFICATIONS: Current Master of Public Health, Development Practice, or Medical Anthropology/Sociology student with prior overseas mission/field experience in low-resource setting(s). Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and SharePoint. Must be authorized to work in the US for the duration of the Internship.

Fall Semester: Start Date: 5th September, 2017; Hours: 120 hours/week; Schedule: Monday – Friday; Paid: $10 per hour.

How to apply:

Interested and qualified candidates, kindly send cover letter of interest/motivation and resume to [email protected] no later than June 30th, 2017.


POSITION TYPE

ORGANIZATION TYPE

EXPERIENCE-LEVEL

DEGREE REQUIRED