Shepherd's Field Children's Village



SFCV is currently offering internships year- round. Our busiest season is over the summer months (May- August), positions tend to fill up quickly and are assigned on a “first come” basis, be sure to apply TODAY!


  • ALL Internships are a minimum of 2 weeks in length.
  • ALL Internships will begin on Thursdays.
  • ALL Internships will end on Wednesdays.
  • Internship Fees:2 Weeks (minimum): $400USD 4 Weeks: $800USD
    6 Weeks: $1200USD
    8 Weeks: 1600USD(Included in the internship fee: Thursday pick-up/ Wednesday drop-off at the airport; lodging in the Inn on campus; Daily lunch)Interns are expected to work a 40-hour work week. An intern may work in several areas while at Shepherd’s Field such as:

    • Education/ School: Assisting SFCV Teachers in educational setting; teaching English, assisting with daily class, projects, field trips and more…
    • Guest Relations: Greeting & managing guests, teams and inters; giving tours; maintaining and marketing SFCV store and products, and more…
    • Donations: Organizing, maintaining, and marketing donations; assisting staff with donations inventory, distributing supplies to children, nannies and staff, and more…
    • Therapy: Assisting SFCV therapy team in daily physical, occupational, speech and behavioral therapies, and more…
    • Medical: Assisting SFCV medical team with daily and weekly rounds, hospital visits, treatments and more…
    • Vocational/ Life Skills: Assisting staff as they work with our older children (14 and up) regarding personal care andhygiene, life skills, pre-job training, and job training, and more…
    • Campus Management: Helping with SFCV greenhouse and gardens, agriculture, campus maintenance, and more…
    • Recreation: Creating and implementing PE activities for children in school and various activities for houses; and more…

If you are interested in becoming an intern, please submit an application form (see below) AND the following:

  • –  Resume
  • –  1-2 letters of recommendation
  • –  Recent photo
  • –  Dates of InterestPlease send your complete application to our intern coordinator, Naomi Preedin at [email protected]

     Internship Application Windows

    Please submit your intern/ volunteer applications within the time frame stated below:

  • Winter Internships, apply between: July 1- November 1
  • Spring Internships, apply between: October 1 – February 1
  • Summer Internships, apply between: November 1 – March 1
  • Fall Internships, apply between: May 1- September 1Interns/volunteers must be a minimum of 16 years of age to stay at SFCV on their own. We kindly ask that all interns/ volunteers under the age of 16 be accompanied by an adult 18 years of age or older.

Click here to apply! – APPLICATION FORM