We are currently seeking dedicated and qualified candidates who have a passion for helping America’s youth for the following positions:

  • Internship

NOTE: While we accept applications on a rolling basis at all times, we are currently full for the Academic Year 2016-2017.  We continue to accept applications for Summer 2017 and beyond; see information below.

NRS offers internships for undergraduate or graduate students pursuing programs in human services fields such as psychology, sociology, social work, counseling, and human development, or in non-profit management. Interns gain experience in delivering direct crisis services as part of our frontline team while also working on projects related to our training and prevention programs. Please click here to read more about this opportunity, including the application process, and contact Sabrina Hampton, trainer at shampton@1800RUNAWAY.org or 773-289-1722 with any questions.

  • Work Study

NRS can be excellent training or learning environment for those interested in pursuing a career in social service. Depending on the requirements of your school for work study programs, you could qualify to be a part of our frontline team. Must possess and demonstrate empathy, self-regulation, and good social skills.  Although the schedule is flexible, must be able to work some evenings and weekends.  $12 per hour.  Submit resume and school-authorized workstudy award amount to Rebecca Bowlin, volunteer coordinator at rbowlin@1800RUNAWAY.org. No phone calls please.

The National Runaway Safeline is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all applicants for positions without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, age, sex, citizenship, veteran/reserve/national guard status, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, religious creed, or medical condition or any other similarly protected status. We also comply with all applicable laws governing employment practices and do not discriminate on the basis of unlawful criteria.