Internship- Children's Programs
A New Leaf has a variety of internships that involve children including childcare, preschool, behavioral health, after school programs, and foster care.
- Children 6 weeks to 5 years
- Childcare & pre-K
- Appropriate for Early Childhood Development students as well as other human service majors
- Interns are placed in classrooms to provide supervision, instruction, and interaction
Behavioral Health After School Program:
• The A New Leaf After School Program serves:
•Children who are 6-17 years old, who have one of the eight AHCCCS plans
•One current location-
•East Valley Mesa
•Have a behavioral health diagnosis
•Referred through their Child and Family Team (CFT)
•We provide a structured environment for clients to facilitate social interactions, social emotional learning and to work on regulating emotions
•Clients are present at the After School Program for 4 hours a day, 3-5 times a week
•The After School Program has 5 components of care
•All Programing is based on having clients develop skills in these areas to use at home, school and their communities.
Child Welfare Services:
Supporting children and families involved with AZ Dept of Children Safety
Accompany staff on in-home and supervised visits
Field phone calls & support other education and administrative activities
REQUIREMENTS: Depending on role. Enrolled in appropriate related higher education program. Fingerprint Clearance Card, ability to pass background check, TB screen, and completion of required training (Therapeutic Options, CPR/1st Aid, Relias Health, etc.). Other requirements may be required as per funding and contracts.