The Policy Intern will assist in all legislative and budget policy activities in effort to advance the Association’s Policy Agenda. Such efforts will include state and federal policy engagement, including assistance around our First 5 state Advocacy Day on April 27th. The Intern will report to the Policy Director.
A. Assist in Legislative & Budget Policy Activities
The Intern will help track, analyze, and produce rite-ups and on policy matters pertinent to young children and families. Specifically, the intern will analyze bills, update the Association’s legislative tracker, write advocacy and support letters to advance the Association’s policy goals around early learning, comprehensive health and development, and family strengthening.
B. Research Critical Emerging Policy Areas
The intern will assist the policy team by researching policy concepts, proposals, and bills—both within California and across states—to help inform policy positions, messaging, and strategy.
C. Assist in Virtual Event Planning to Advance Early Childhood Policy
The Policy Intern will be asked to assist in virtual event planning for the 2021 First 5 Advocacy Day on April 27th. This will likely entail tracking registration information, creating factsheet and advocacy materials, producing schedules for the virtual Zoom legislative visits, and more.
D. Miscellaneous Policy Tasks as Needed
The Policy Intern may also be asked to perform other policy work as needed and assigning. Such tasks could include: drafting talking points, researching data and organizing data, and communicating policy opportunities to the extended First 5 network.
The Policy Intern will assist in all legislative and budget policy activities in effort to advance the Association’s Policy Agenda. Such efforts will include state and federal policy engagement, including assistance around our First 5…
Please submit your resume with a cover letter explaining your qualifications and interest in the position and resume to Margot Grant Gould, Policy Director, First 5 Association of CA.