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Program Development Specialist

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Give and Surf
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Bocas del Toro, 1, Panama
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Published 17 days ago

Interns play a critical role in helping Give & Surf, a small, grassroots nonprofit in Bocas del Toro, Panama, to expand its impact in the local indigenous communities it serves. A wide array of internships are available on a year-round basis for undergraduate and graduate students as well as recent graduates. Interns must commit to a minimum of 3 months, some work may be completed remotely.

The Program Development Specialist will focus on developing and leading new and existing programs for our three community centers, located in Old Bank, Bocas Town, and San Cristobal. Share your passion and interests by developing new activities to get more kids engaged and learning new skills! Past interns & volunteers have created our teen girls stand up paddle mentorship program, photography club, offered yoga classes, led swim lessons & marine education classes, started sports clinics & leagues, and more!

We are looking for energetic interns who are independent workers and committed to helping to empower the local indigenous communities of Panama through education and community development. On-site interns must be flexible and able to handle working and living in a challenging environment. Must be fluent in English, some Spanish preferred. Other qualifications may be required depending on the specific internship that the candidate is interested in. There is a fee to intern on-site to cover the cost of accommodations, some meals, local transportation and staff support.

Interns play a critical role in helping Give & Surf, a small, grassroots nonprofit in Bocas del Toro, Panama, to expand its impact in the local indigenous communities it serves. A wide array of internships are available on a year-round…

Details at a Glance

  • Start Date
    January 2, 2022
  • End Date
    March 31, 2022
  • Application Deadline
    November 1, 2021
  • Internship Benefits
    Academic Credits
  • Payment
    Stipend
  • Hours Per Week
    Varies 10-30 hours/week

Benefits

A great opportunity to get hands on leadership experience with a small nonprofit! Learn new skills, be immersed in a new culture, and give back to the local indigenous communities! Be part of our great small team of international and local staff and volunteers and see first hand the positive impact you can make in the life of a child!

A great opportunity to get hands on leadership experience with a small nonprofit! Learn new skills, be immersed in a new culture, and give back to the local indigenous communities! Be…

How to Apply

Email your CV/resume to emily@giveandsurf.org and complete the online application at www.giveandsurf.org/internshipspanama to apply.

Email your CV/resume to emily@giveandsurf.org and complete the online application at www.giveandsurf.org/internshipspanama to apply.

Location

On-site
Isla Bastimentos, Bocas del Toro, 1 00000, Panama

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