Employment/ Internship Opportunities


Special Olympics Connecticut offers an energetic, meaningful and engaging work environment, along with a competitive salary and benefits. Since 1969, Special Olympics Connecticut has been improving the quality of life for people with intellectual disabilities by providing them with year-round sports training and competition opportunities.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Special Olympics Connecticut provides equal employment opportunities without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic disposition or carrier status, marital status, veteran status, national origin, or any other category protected under applicable federal, state or local law.


Special Olympics Connecticut offers unpaid internships in our Hamden office for academic credit or work experience. We have internship opportunities in sports management, special event planning, public relations, and marketing. Schedules and hours are flexible. It is our intention to provide interns with hands-on experience developing, planning, organizing, and managing the execution of year-round sports competitions and fundraising events.


There are no open positions at this time.

State Office Internships:
Special Olympics Connecticut offers various departmental internships at the state office, from marketing and development, to public relations and communications, and sports management.

For more information:
Call (203) 230-1201
Email specialolympicsct@soct.org