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Address

Mailing Address:

2225 Tyvola Road
Charlotte, NC 28210

Office Location:

Tyvola Senior Center

Contact

TIRS Office
980-314-1192

TR Internships

Due to COVID-19, our Therapeutic Recreation internship program is on hold.

Thank you for your patience and understanding as we navigate the uncharted waters of the COVID-19 pandemic.  The Park and Recreation staff stands in solidarity with our community in the pursuit of health, wellness and leisure despite these trying times.


Therapeutic and Inclusive Recreation Services  provides a training site for internships in the field of Therapeutic Recreation. Students who are interested in a community-based TR program can contact TIRS staff at 980-314-1192 or email TRinfo@mecknc.gov

About Therapeutic and Inclusive Recreation Services
The TIRS of Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation is one of the largest community-based TR programs in the state of North Carolina.  TIRS currently employs 9 full-time professional staff who are licensed by the State of North Carolina through NCBRTL and certified nationally as a CTRS through NCTRC.  

Applications will be accepted during the following timelines:

Internship beginning in January (Spring 2021) : Not currently accepting application

Internship beginning in May (Summer 2021) : Not currently accepting applications

Internship beginning in August (Fall 2021) : Not currently accepting applications

Students interested in applying for an internship must electronically  submit PRK Temp-Non Lifeguard Hiring Packet, TIRS Intern Application Supplemental Questionnaire, cover letter, resume, and 2-3 letters of reference (one academic, 1-2 professional) to: TRinfo@mecknc.gov

TIRS Intern Application Supplemental Questionnaire.docx

PRK TEMP Non-Lifeguard Hiring Packet 8.2020.pdf

Address

Mailing Address:

2225 Tyvola Road
Charlotte, NC 28210

Office Location:

Tyvola Senior Center

Contact

TIRS Office
980-314-1192

close alertCounty services are operating at a limited capacity. Questions about COVID-19? Call Public Health Hotline: 980-314-9400