About Educational Communities Worldwide
Educational Communities Worldwide is a 501 (c)(3) non profit organization on a mission to promote a sustained global impact community with decent work and lifelong learning opportunities for all. Our aim is to ensure sustained, inclusive economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work in addition to inclusive education and cultural awareness through internship placements and cross-border engagements.
About The Internship Program
Are you interested in learning more about education, global development, or how to make a social impact all around the world? Are you interested in applying your passion and skills to helping shape conversations that lead to real change in the education sector? Are you passionate about working with a dynamic team of leaders and learning from their collective 50+ years of experience in different sectors (international diplomats, government, media, tech, and more)? Are you excited about the idea of working with a global team that working on BIG issues? Great, this internship is for you!
We are seeking passionate, innovative and hard-working individuals who are willing to roll-up their sleeves and join our energized team. Educom interns are treated as “staff” and will have part-time work responsibilities and are expected to fulfill them with excellence– we believe that anyone can drive change. We believe in creating mentorship and learning opportunities for interns and will involve all interns fully in our planning and production so you can learn about all parts of planning large scale programs.
Why Join Our Team
We are a small, dynamic, passionate and well-connected team of individuals that span different sectors but with one common goal: engage more people in global conversations to harness human potential to design solutions to today’s biggest problems. This is an opportunity to tackle large-scale educational issues facing humanity and to build an ecosystem for creating lasting change. In this role, interns will be able to use their creativity for good and gain exposure to global educatioal stakeholders. University credit can be earned for participating universities (please check with your school).
Duration of Internship: Fall Semester ( Sept 1 – December 1)
Time commitment: Part time: 20 hours per week
Location: All interns will work remotely from regions where we operate- U.S.A., U.K., and Ghana.
Fees: The internship program is NON-PAID. If needed onsite, a modest travel stipend may be provided to support attendance of interns of Educom Programs
We Are Recruiting For The Following Intern Roles:
Research and Data
NGO Outreach and Community Engagement
Campus and College Outreach and Engagement
Marketing (digital, social, email)
Communications (social media, traditional media)
Film and video production (new media)
Copywriting and blogging
Website and coding
Send resume and interested role on or before August 25th.
Selected applicants will start work on September 1, 2018.