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Internship available today:

SALVATION ARMY CORRECTIONAL SERVICES

105 S. Ashland, Chicago, Illinois

The Salvation Army Correctional Services assists men and women who are incarcerated successfully transition home during the last few months of their prison sentence. The Salvation Army is accepting interns for the spring semester. Interns will learn about the program history and have the opportunity to learn about the various departments and programs offered. Students will shadow with security staff, assisting in pat downs, medication dispursal, while learning the daily activities and movements of the residents. Interns will also learn about the intake process and help prepare new residents entering the program by copying fingerprint cards, organizing intake binders, and making room assignments. Applicants must submit to a background investigation and be available to work at least two days per week, five hours each day, Monday-Friday between 8-5pm.

Interested individuals must contact Dr. Jodie Dewey, jodie.dewey@cuchicago.edu


Types of sites that Concordia students have completed their internship:

  • Various justice-related organizations, such as Chicago Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression
  • Local Police Departments
  • County Probation Departments
  • Juvenile Detention Centers

Students can access applications and materials related to internships and jobs on the Resources tab of the Concordia Connect student portal.

If you are a business or organization with a job or internship opportunity for a Concordia Sociology or Law student, please contact Dr. Jodie Dewey (Jodie.Dewey@CUChicago.edu).