Carlson Leadership & Public Service Center

Public service opportunities bulletin

Thanks for visiting the Public Service Opportunity Bulletin offering volunteer, internship, and job opportunities for students and recent grads.

Please feel welcome to browse these opportunities — information on who to contact and how to apply will be listed in each description. Local organizations are encouraged and welcome to send us volunteer positions, internships, and jobs.

Please contact us with any questions or suggestions at leader@uw.edu.



  • Union Summer Paid Labor Internships

    April 27, 2017

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    Are you or anyone you know interested in working for social change? Union Summer is our paid ($15/hour) summer internship program for people interested in getting involved in the labor movement. Union Summer participants will spend an exciting six weeks, from June 20 to July 29 working full-time and hands-on with different campaigns—talking to our…


  • Public service opportunity: Tutoring for Adults Volunteer

    April 25, 2017

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    Position title: Tutoring for Adults volunteer Name of organization: King County Library System - Shoreline Library Position description: Adult Tutor Description: Tutor basic education skills to adults, including English Language Learners, and those seeking academic support in reading, writing, math and English Language skills. Tutors are needed for all education levels. Sessions are taught one-on-one or…


  • Public service opportunity: AmeriCorps College Coach

    April 25, 2017

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    Position title: AmeriCorps College Coach Name of organization: College Access Now Website: http://www.collegeaccessnow.org/careers-at-can Position description: At CAN, a team of 30 AmeriCorps College Coaches (fifteen 11th Grade Coaches and fifteen 12th Grade Coaches) provide crucial support to students as they navigate the social and academic challenges of high school and enter the intimidating college search,…


  • Internship opportunity: UW Dream Project

    April 20, 2017

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    Interested in working with middle and high school students as they plan for their futures? Apply for a paid internship with the Dream Project! We work with first-generation, low-income students of color and partner with 32 schools from South Seattle to Auburn. We are currently accepting applications for the 2017-2018 school year! We have 36…


  • Work-Study Opportunity at the Vietnamese Friendship Association

    April 20, 2017

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    Job title: Youth Program Assistant Employer name: Vietnamese Friendship Association Pay range: $15-$17.50 Job description: The Youth Program Assistant will be working with English Language Learners, Immigrant/Refugee youth (ages 11-20) in academic enrichment programs at Seattle World School. The Assistant will work closely with the Program Coordinator to support the After School and Saturday Program…


  • UW Pipeline Project and Dream Project looking for Americorps Members

    April 20, 2017

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    The UW Pipeline Project and Dream Project are looking for 3 dynamic AmeriCorps members for 2017-2018. Applications due May 8th. Are you a graduating senior? Were you involved in K-12 tutoring or mentoring at the UW? Looking for a gap year opportunity? If so, we encourage you to apply! UW Pipeline Project and Dream Project…


  • Employment opportunity: United Way of King County

    April 19, 2017

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    If you're passionate about helping people overcome hunger, homelessness or poverty, consider launching your career on 1 of our 4 cohorts. We're hiring for just this summer and for longer-term roles as well. Working as an AmeriCorps member is a great way to support your community and foster positive change for the people of Seattle. Learn more…


  • Compass Housing Alliance Summer Internships

    April 19, 2017

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    Compass Housing Alliance recently posted their 2017 Summer Internships. The positions run ten weeks, twenty hours per week, and will be paid $15/hour. Rewarding positions are suitable for students in a wide range of fields including social work, public policy, marketing and communications, and real estate/property management. http://www.compasshousingalliance.org/who-we-are-top/employment/


  • Duwamish Alive! Longfellow Creek Spring Event

    April 19, 2017

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    DESCRIPTION Join the King Conservation District and members of your community as we work to improve the Brandon Street Natural Area urban forest adjacent to Longfellow Creek in West Seattle! Longfellow Creek has a fall salmon run that is greatly impacted by urban stormwater runoff. Help reduce runoff by planting native trees and removing invasive plant species.…


  • Sustainable Seattle Communications Intern

    April 19, 2017

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    Sustainable Seattle Communications Intern About Sustainable Seattle Sustainable Seattle is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization with the mission to build a thriving future through initiatives that deliver environmental, economic and community benefits, promote equity, and build resilience. Our vision is for Seattle to anchor a region in which all residents, organizations and businesses are engaged, empowered and collaborating to secure a sustainable, equitable and…


  • Public service opportunity: Volunteer Manager Corps Member

    April 19, 2017

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    Position title: Volunteer Manager Corps Member  Name of organization: 501 Commons  Website: 501Commons.org/engage/VMC  Position description: Apply your skills, build your resume, get internship credit and give back to your community. Work with nonprofit agency staff and a senior consultant to help nonprofit organizations develop and sustain effective volunteer practices.   By volunteering an average of 10…


  • Public service opportunity: Full Life Care AmeriCorps Team 2017-18 (Health & Wellness)

    April 19, 2017

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    Position title: Full Life Care AmeriCorps Team 2017-18 (Health & Wellness)  Name of organization: Full Life Care  Website: https://sites.google.com/site/fulllifecareamericorpsteam/  Position description: Would you like to help older adults and adults with disabilities be supported in the community rather than live in isolation and/or resort to institutional care?  Are you looking to gain relevant experience in…


  • Public service opportunity: International Volunteer

    April 19, 2017

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    Position title: International Volunteer  Name of organization: IFRE Volunteer  Website: http://www.ifrevolunteers.org/  Position description: IFRE Volunteers (www.ifrevolunteers.org), a 501 (c)(3) non-profit , is one of the leading volunteer abroad organizations in the world. IFRE offers highly affordable and reputed volunteer abroad, internship abroad, summer abroad, college/university group volunteer program, and alternative spring breaks to over 20…


  • Public service opportunity: Volunteer Tutor

    April 19, 2017

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    Position title: Volunteer Tutor  Name of organization: The Refugee & Immigrant Children's Program  Website: https://refugeechildren.net/  Position description: The Refugee and Immigrant Children's Program serves refugee and immigrant youth who are resettling alone in the United States.  They have left behind war, persecution or instability and have separated from their families.  International agencies and the federal…


  • Public service opportunity: Development Events Fellow

    April 19, 2017

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    Position title: Development Events Fellow Name of organization: NARAL Pro-Choice Washington  Website: prochoicewashington.org  Position description: NARAL Pro-Choice Washington is seeking a Development Events Fellow with a commitment to reproductive rights and justice. The Development Events Fellow will gain in-depth knowledge of reproductive rights, have the opportunity to work closely with the progressive donor community, and…

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