Join our team and create more environmental and social good in our shared world.
We seek a highly motivated and reliable individual for our internship program. The Program Development Intern will work closely with the Director of Learning and may work with other staff members on special projects or initiatives. The internship will last six months, starting in January 2020 and ending in June 2020. The Intern is expected to work approximately 10 hours per week. Hours are flexible during regular business hours, Monday-Friday.
Ecochallenge.org offers two primary programs: Ecochallenges and a series of Discussion Courses. The Program Development Intern will support participation in both Ecochallenge events and Discussion Course programs with a special focus on our Earth Day 2020 Ecochallenge.
The Program Development Intern’s job duties include, but are not limited to:
Candidates must be detail-oriented, self-directed, and able to manage multiple tasks at once. The Intern will need to observe deadelines, complete tasks within agreed-upon timelines, and keep a regular schedule.
Volunteer or work experience in the sustainability, environmental, community organizing, or communications fields is preferred. Editing and proofreading skills are desirable. Experience with social networking websites is preferred.
The Intern will work an average of 10 hours per week (with some weeks having more hours during Ecochallenge event periods). A schedule that works with both the candidate and Ecochallenge.org staff will be established before the internship begins.
The intern will receive a $1500 stipend for their work. Timing of stipend payments to be determined.
Ecchallenge.org is also willing to assist students in receiving class/internship/practicum credit (if eligible through your university).
For more information, please contact Director of Learning Lacy Cagle at email@example.com. To apply, send your resumé and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be accepted until January 31 or until position is filled.
Ecochallenge.org is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages individuals from diverse backgrounds to apply. We seek qualified applicants without regard to race, color, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status, or sexual orientation.