Pressley Ridge Post Permanency/Adoption Internship in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Post Permanency/Adoption Internship

Department: Community Based Support

Location: Lancaster, PA


The Post Permanency/Adoption Intern works in a collaborative manner to assist in building a partnering relationship with families and others in the home and community to assure that the needs of designated children and their families are respectfully and adequately addressed. In each case, the Post Permanency/Adoption Intern will assist in assuring that services to children and families are individualized, strengths and needs based, culturally sensitive, responsive, and goal driven, clinically engaging with families and providing supportive counseling. This is a paid internship.

Essential Qualifications

Master's Level Student

Valid driver-s license and car insurance

Clearances: State Police/FBI per state regulations; Child Protection


  • Assessment/Post-Permanency Support Plan and Activities

  • Invoicing

  • Professional Relationships and Therapeutic Alliance

  • Quality Assurance & Compliance

Working Conditions

  • Physical Demands. Requires vision, speech, and hearing. Position allows employee to move about freely or sit at will when performing job duties. Must be able to meet the demands and complete

  • Environmental Factors. Indoors Community/Office

  • Working Hours. Flexible and per program and internship needs

Pressley Ridge follows a policy of nondiscrimination in all employment policies, practices and other aspects of employment. No distinctions are made in rates of pay or employment opportunities, including recruiting, hiring, training, benefits, promotions, transfers or treatment on the job on the basis of color, religious belief, sex, age, race, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or disability.