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Internship Program at Pre-Release and Reentry Services

Ben Stevenson
Deputy Chief of Program and Services  
Pre-Release and Reentry Services
Address: 11651 Nebel Street Rockville, Maryland 20852 | Telephone: (240) 773-4212 | Fax: (301) 468-4061
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Pre-Release and Reentry (PRRS) Services provides both paid and unpaid intern experiences. Intern work experiences can include:

  • Assist in supervising and monitoring residents within the facility and in the community
  • Organize and supervise leisure activities for residents
  • Act as role model and mentor for residents
  • Learn and practice communication and crisis intervention skills
  • Administer alcohol and drug tests
  • Provide assistance with security, safety and orderly operations of the facility
  • Tutor residents
  • Case management
  • Assist residents with career resources
  • Research projects

Program Information

Please Click Link for Intern Handbook

Community Corrections Internships (Paid)

Requirements

  • At least 21 years of age
  • Completion of at least two years of college, with one year in criminal justice, behavioral science, or human services related discipline
  • Valid Driver's License with no restrictions
  • Must be able to pass a background investigation and physical exam to include drug screening
  • Selection through an in-person interview
  • A maximum of 24 hours per week
  • A minimum of a four month commitment to internship

Benefits

  • Income of approximately $300 every two weeks
  • Weekly individual and group training
  • Montgomery County Government training
  • Eligible for Free Ride-On bus pass

To apply, please apply online at www.montgomerycountymd.gov. Go to “Careers and Internships”. The position is listed as Community Corrections Intern. Interviews will be scheduled as positions become available (approximately 4 times per year).

Academic Internships (unpaid)

In conjunction with a college or university, PRRS offers supervision for various human services related degrees. Time commitment and responsibilities vary with respect to school requirements and staff availability. Contact Internship Coordinator for inquiries. 

Requirements

  • At least 21 years of age
  • Completion of at least two years of college, with one year in criminal justice, behavioral science, or human services related discipline
  • Must be able to pass a background investigation and physical exam to include drug screening
  • Selection through an interview

To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter of interest to the Internship Coordinator.
Please include your academic requirements to validate your internship experience and availability (days of the week, number of hours weekly, semester(s) of availability.


Internship Coordinator

Ben Stevenson
Deputy Chief of Program and Services
 
Address: 11651 Nebel Street Rockville, Maryland 20852 | Telephone Direct Line: (240) 773 – 4212 | Fax: (301) 468-4061
EmailBen.Stevenson@montgomerycountymd.gov

 

 

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