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Blossom Bilingual Education Intern

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Blossom, of parent company Transcendent Endeavors


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Published 29 days ago

February 17, 2020
June 19, 2020
February 7, 2020
$2,500 4-month stipend
16 hours per week

Your Persona

Blossom seeks passionate, mission-driven individuals to join a small startup team that is working to reinvent the children storybook and promote early-childhood bilingual literacy. This is an exceptional opportunity for an ambitious self-starter who is looking beyond the typical internship and energized by the intersection of education and technology for underserved populations. Individuals studying early childhood education, linguistics, journalism, and/or health communication would be ideal.  


Your Qualifications

- Undergraduate senior, recent college graduate, or Masters student in early childhood education, all branches of linguistics , public health, behavioral science, or comparable field. 

- Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.

- Must be highly organized and able to manage competing priorities with ease

- Prior working experience with a children’s education or entertainment company/organization highly desirable but not required

- Fluency in a second language a big plus


Your Responsibilities

You will get to work with senior members of the team and have the opportunity to take on a variety of substantive tasks. While there’s no typical day in the office, specific activities may include the following:

- Conduct market and literacy research on topics such as effective parenting practices 

- Contribute to brainstorming for new e-book series and topics, as well as storyboarding designs

- Coordinate partnerships in children’s entertainment and educational media organizations, including publishers and television networks

- Create book lists and articles for parents and/or educators that focus on literacy 

- Outreach to community-based organizations to facilitate partnerships, design surveys for needs assessments, conduct focus groups, and analyze qualitative and quantitative data 

- Juggle a high volume of writing, editing, producing, and packaging content for social media and print 

- Lead product demonstrations at pitch meetings

- Present research findings and insights 

Your Persona

Blossom seeks passionate, mission-driven individuals to join a small startup team that is working to reinvent the children storybook and promote early-childhood bilingual literacy. This is an exceptional opportunity for…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Paid

Benefits

This is a part-time internship position requiring a minimum of two days or 16 hours per week. We can be flexible with working hours if some of your availability fall outside of 9AM-to-6PM. The internship requires a four-month commitment, and can be extended for the right candidate. You will receive a $2,500 stipend for the four-month internship, (paid out in increments every two weeks), and reimbursement for subway fare and lunch for a full day worked in the office. We will also support requests for academic credit toward graduation requirements. You will be working out of our offices at the Chrysler Building.

This is a part-time internship position requiring a minimum of two days or 16 hours per week. We can be flexible with working hours if some of your availability fall outside of…

How to Apply

Email resume and cover letter to jobs@blssm.co and use "Blossom Intern Applicant - YOUR NAME" as the subject. This is a highly competitive internship; you may also submit a work sample as an optional item (an essay, video, project deliverable or other artifact you had completed in the past that illustrates your interests and abilities). All documents should be titled with your name and labeled“Cover Letter”, “Resume”, or “Work Sample”.

**No phone calls please**

Email resume and cover letter to jobs@blssm.co and use "Blossom Intern Applicant - YOUR NAME" as the subject. This is a highly competitive internship; you may also submit a work sample as…

Location

405 Lexington Avenue, Suite 812, New York, NY 10174

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