Heartland Girls’ Ranch is a fun and rewarding place to work with various job openings throughout the year. Our dedicated staff work each day to provide strength-based, trauma informed healing for the girls in our care. 

"As staff we are encouraged too, and are able to grow and develop professionally.  Working here is always challenging and we are provided with the tools to meet the challenges.”
“Working here makes life meaningful, this is not just a pay check, it gives us purpose. ”Great environment, great staff.”

Interested in Interning at Heartland Girls' Ranch?

Who can intern at Heartland Girls’ Ranch?

HGR has worked with interns from a variety of majors including:  social work, psychology, human services, criminal justice, peace studies, and more.

When can students complete internships?

Internships are available throughout the year.  Our greatest need is in the summer.

What can interns do?

*Most interns complete general staff training and then spend the majority of their hours providing direct supervision to girls at either our main program or our Hearts for Freedom program.

*Interns meet weekly with a staff for mentoring, supervision, and additional training.

*Interns may attend other appointments such as client staffings, court, horse activities, etc.

*Interns may plan and lead recreational or educational activities.

*Interns may help with the Hoofprints of Hope business.

*Interns will complete at least one special project related to their interests, skills, and/or academic requirements of their internship.


To apply (all paid positions):

To receive an information packet and application, please email Crystal Erickson, Human Resources Director, at crystal@heartlandgirlsranch.org. All positions open until filled. Heartland Girls' Ranch is an equal opportunity employer.