Looking for an entry level job or internship in community development? This is an overview of how to approach the search and a list of companies that might have relevant entry level and internship opportunities.
A job in community development can lead you to working with a city or neighborhood’s planning programs or a nonprofit striving to effect change. Some things you might do include:
A bachelor’s degree is usually required for community development positions, but volunteering and interning is a great and easy way to get started–and may lead you to a job without a degree. Besides a degree, creativity, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and a knowledge of the local community are also required.
|Community Outreach Representative|
Aviation Institute of Maintenance Manassas, VA
Red Cross Fairfax, VA
|Director of Community Relations|
Artis Senior Living Herndon, VA
|Post-doctoral Social Scientist, Indigenous and Community Governance|
Conservation International Arlington, VA
Grossberg Company Germantown, MD
|Business Development Manager (State/Local/Government/Human Services/Child welfare experience)|
Creative IT India Pvt. Ltd.(CRITI) Falls Church, VA
Youth For Tomorrow - New Life Center Bristow, VA
|Life Skills Coach|
Chimes Fairfax, VA
|Jewish Chaplain and Director of Religious Life - 501798|
University of Richmond Ashburn, VA
|Assistant Director, Veterans Business Outreach Center|
Leading Non-Profit / Social Enterprise Company Fairfax, VA
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