SEXUALITY EDUCATOR INTERNSHIP


Academic Credits

Yes

Published:

05/09/2018

Address

Newark
New Jersey
United States

Description

The Masakhane Center is seeking passionate, motivated people to join our education team! Sexuality Educators work in the Newark, NJ community providing sex positive education to the community. Sexuality Educators receive extensive training on a variety of sexuality topics and workshop facilitation techniques. While this internship position is unpaid, all educators are given real world, hands-on experience in the non-profit world and sexuality education field, and the responsibility to manage substantive projects.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Facilitate sexuality workshops at local schools and community-based organizations.
  • Work with youth to create tailor-made sexuality education workshops for their programs.
  • Create and execute a significant project that utilizes current skills and interests, and are in line with Masakhane’s needs.
  • Assist with social media planning and daily posting.
  • Assist in street outreach and health fairs, as needed.
  • Assist in the occasional planning and execution of special events.


FALL 2018 INTERNSHIP SCHEDULE

Fall interns must be able to attend training on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from September 4 to September 28 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. After training, interns can work the following schedules.


A Schedule 

  • October 2, 2018 – December 20, 2018
  • Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm


B Schedule

  • October 2, 2018 – December 20, 2018
  • Tuesdays, Wednesday & Thursdays from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm


C Schedule

  • October 2, 2018 – December 21, 2018
  • Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm


D Schedule

  • October 2, 2018 – December 21, 2018
  • Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm

 

SPRING 2019 INTERNSHIP SCHEDULE

Spring interns must be able to attend training on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from January 8th to February 1st from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. After training, interns can work the following schedules.


A Schedule 

  • February 5, 2019 – May 16, 2019
  • Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm


B Schedule

  • February 5, 2019 – May 16, 2019
  • Tuesdays, Wednesday & Thursdays from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm


C Schedule

  • February 5, 2019 – May 17, 2019
  • Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm


D Schedule

  • February 5, 2019 – May 17, 2019
  • Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm

 

WE ARE SEEKING PEOPLE WHO CAN…

  • Advocate for sex positive education and racial and reproductive justice.
  • Advocate for the rights of people marginalized for their orientations, gender alignments and/or expressions.
  • Travel throughout Newark. Living in or around Newark is preferred.
  • Manage their time well.
  • Be responsible and reliable.
  • Demonstrate creativity.
  • Work within a team and independently.

How To Apply

http://www.masakhanecenter.org/internship-openings

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. You may apply by submitting an application (found on our website – www.masakhanecenter.org), and emailing your resume to Stephanie Franklin (safranklin@masakhanecenter.org). Only those selected for an interview are contacted (usually within 48 hours).  


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