Want to work at the home of Genuine Jersey Pride? We are growing and so are the opportunities for careers with Special Olympics New Jersey! Check this page to find a list of available full or part-time positions and internships.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Open Positions


Competition/Event Internship

Special Olympics New Jersey is looking for an enthusiastic, dedicated individual to provide support for the Competition programs. Please view the Spring Sport Internship description for more information. *Note that this is an unpaid internship.

Please send your cover letter and resume to Trish White, HR Manager – taw@sonj.org. No phone calls please.

Development Internship

Special Olympics New Jersey is looking for an enthusiastic, dedicated individual to provide support to the Development (fundraising and event planning/execution) department. Please view the Development Internship description for more information. *Note that this is an unpaid internship.

Please send your cover letter and resume to Trish White, HR Manager – taw@sonj.org. No phone calls please.

Graphic Design Internship

Special Olympics New Jersey is seeking a creative and imaginative student graphic designer who possesses a passion for making an impact. The intern will be responsible for providing support for the development/fundraising department by designing and developing collateral. Please view the Graphic Design Intern description for more information. *Note that this is an unpaid internship.

Please send your resume to Trish White, HR Manager – taw@sonj.org. No phone calls please.

School Outreach Internship

Special Olympics New Jersey is seeking an enthusiastic, energetic and dedicated individual to provide program support for the Play Unified School Partnership and School Outreach programs. Please view the School Outreach Internship description for more information. *Note that this is an unpaid internship.

Please send your resume to Trish White, HR Manager – taw@sonj.org. No phone calls please.

Part-time Fitness Trainer

Special Olympics New Jersey is looking for an enthusiastic, dedicated individual who will work in the Fitness Center located within the Sports Complex at Special Olympics New Jersey (SONJ) in Lawrenceville, NJ. SONJ athletes utilize the Fitness Center to train for sports and enhance their physical well-being. Please view the Personal Trainer description for more information.

Please send your resume with salary requirements to Trish White, HR Manager – taw@sonj.org. No phone calls please.

Volunteer Roles

Special Olympics New Jersey is looking for an enthusiastic, dedicated individual to provide support for competition, fundraising, and other opportunities.

To apply as a volunteer committee member, please email your interest to volunteer@sonj.org. No phone calls please.