UCEDD Traineeship

UCEDD TraineeshipThe Munroe-Meyer Institute (MMI) University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities program is seeking an individual to fill a 600-hour training internship at MMI starting July 1, 2017, and running through April 30, 2018. This is a paid internship that primarily focuses on disability advocacy and leadership. It will include self-study, seminar, experiential learning and position-shadowing opportunities. The candidate chosen will have to live in the Omaha vicinity in order to be able to attend activities at the University of Nebraska Medical Center campus. Preference will be given to parents and family members of individuals with disabilities. The goal of the internship is to enhance trainee leadership skills and knowledge of intellectual and developmental disabilities history, philosophy and practice. It is intended for individuals who seek to increase their involvement in the disability field. For more details, please contact Mark A. Smith, M.S. at 402-559-5744.