Internship

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Thank you for your interest in an internship at Hughes Home,  a Christian based, family run and locally operated assisted living and adult day facility. We invite you to join us as we lead the way, setting the standard for service quality in the assisted living industry for over 50 years.  Our elite team of health professionals have specialized degrees, training, and certificates to ensure quality care.  As a growing company, we are always looking for individuals to join our network with a commitment to health and passion for providing exceptional resident care.

Hughes Home is looking for positive, goal-orientated professionals with a passion for caring for others.  Our internship program is an ideal stepping stone for students trying to gain professional experience and explore new/possible career opportunities in health promotion, public health, restorative therapy,  community outreach,  physical therapy, nutrition, dietetics, occupational therapy,  nursing, or related field, looking to explore future career opportunities in the health and wellness industry.

Interns have the opportunity to experience many different aspects of the health and wellness field that may include but are not limited to:

  • Resident activities of daily living care
  • Restorative Therapy
  • Comprehensive assessments
  • Individualized  programming
  • Health promotion and incentive programming
  • Health and wellness education
  • Professional development and networking
  • Nutritional assessments
  • Weight management
  • Functional movement analysis
  • Community outreach planning
  • Professional shadowing

Qualifications:

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in MS Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Experience conducting research
  • Interested in learning about the health and wellness field, preferred interest in restorative therapy and functional movement
  • Task-oriented
  • Highly motivated
  • Excellent critical thinking/problem-solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Current student

Application Procedure

Send a copy of your current resume and a one page double spaced essay on why you should be awarded this internship to info@hugheshomeofva.com

Please note in your application if you are submitting this as a part of school requirements. High school students, Undergraduate, and Graduate students are welcome to apply.

Stipend internships are not available.

We will contact you if we would like to move forward with the application process.

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