Programs Spring Internship

Academic Credits

Yes

Wage

Stipend is available based on hours.

Hours per week

At least 25 hours a week

Published

11/05/2018

Application Deadline

12/14/2018

Start Date

01/07/2019

End Date

05/10/2019

Address

Washington
District of Columbia
United States

Description

Becky’s Fund is looking for a outgoing and passionate Intern who will assist in the delivery of education and awareness efforts for different audiences including students, male and female, and direct services for those affected by domestic/dating violence.

Responsibilities include:

  • Drafting and updating educational materials or assisting with original research.
  • Responding to calls and emails from people seeking help and information.
  • Working on youth peer leadership initiatives such as our Becoming Your Own Heroine workshops, Men of Code Program, and Domestic Violence College tour
  • Creating curricula and teaching the programs for the Youth initiatives
  • Creating a listing of nation-wide referrals for those affected by domestic and dating violence.
  • Assisting with outreach and other administrative support for educational and programmatic goals.
  • Attending meetings with event partners.

Knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • A background in sociology, psychology, gender studies, and other relevant social sciences.
  • Experience presenting and/or educating about intimate partner violence, sexual assault, stalking, sexual harassment, or other social justice topics such as gender, race, sexual orientation, religion, or intergroup dialogues.
  • Experience locating and analyzing social science research online.
  • Ability to organize, prioritize, delegate and work independently.
  • Effective verbal, math, and written skills.
  • Experience working with computerized databases and word processing.
  • Strong attention to detail.

Timeline and Hours

  • Interns are required to work at least 25 hours/week.
  • Undergraduate, graduate and law students are welcome to apply.
  • Hours can be used for School Credit

How To Apply

becky@beckysfund.org
http://www.beckysfund.org

Please send Cover Letter, Resume, and Writing Sample to becky@beckysfund.org.


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