Friday, September 25, 2015

Health Education Internship

This position will work closely with local health organizations to maintain a stock of safe sex materials in the UVA LGBTQ Center; organize HIV testing events; plan one LGBTQ health education program and the Queer Health Series each semester with assistance from the Coordinator for LGBTQ Student Services and Center. Duties are about 5 flexible hours/week including 1-2 one-hour meetings per week.

The 5 hour/week, paid internship opportunities are available for undergraduate and graduate students interested in not only gaining experiences in working with the LGBTQ community, but also to further develop more capabilities in functional job duties great for resume building! Each position provides a minor stipend at the beginning of each semester of $150, totaling $300 for the academic year.

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Great organizational skills
  • Familiarity with the LGBTQ population and its allies
  • Willingness to participate in a Safe Space Training and becoming a Safe Space Trainer
How to Apply
Please fill out this form: Internship Application Form and send resumes to Scott Rheinheimer at
Due Date: Friday, October 2nd at 5pm
Interviews will be conducted October 7th-14th by the LGBTQ Center staff.
Selection will be made by Friday, October 16th.

If you have any questions, please contact Scott at