SDG Education and Outreach Intern

John Humphrey Centre for Peace and Human Rights

  Posted: October 19, 2021

  Location: Edmonton, Alberta

  Internship Program: Impact

  Salary Range: $10,000 - $20,000

  Hours per Week: 35

  Start Date: November 29, 2021

  End Date: March 31, 2022

Job Description

The John Humphrey Centre for Peace and Human Rights, an organization committed to the advancement of a culture of peace and human rights, is looking for an intern to support public education and awareness raising to strengthen food security and anti-poverty work. This work is in collaboration with Righting Relations, a national network of adult educators and community organizers working towards radical social change and a just Canada.

The intern will work with team members across the country and curate content from research and asset building conducted throughout 2020. The intern will then use social media and online spaces to plan and push out education that supports vulnerable community members in strengthening their food security and highlights innovation in grassroots work around food security and anti-poverty. In addition to communications, the intern will support the team in planning and hosting online events to promote awareness, education and collaboration.

Duties and Responsibilities

Curate and design graphics and visual assets from content captured through the 2030 Agenda project
Plan out a calendar of outreach on social media and events
Coordinate logistics for events
Support the promotion of events
Schedule social media and online outreach
Monitoring and reporting analytics
Assistance with reporting to funders and stakeholders
Collaboration with team members from the John Humphrey Centre and Righting Relations

Knowledge and Skills

Technical and graphic skills in the use of digital design, editing and scheduling tools and platforms including Canva
Familiarity with Google Workspace and Tools
Social media content management
Writing and editing skills
Time management
Strategic thinking

Education Required

High school diploma or more. We will strive to make this position accessible to those that are in need of opportunities and experience and will not put limitations in relation to education as often life experience can bring just as much value.

Certification Required

No specific certifications required.

  How to Apply

To apply, send your resume to

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