Employment and Student Opportunities

Positions available for Summer 2017
 

Project Assistant: Caring Schools
The Caring Schools program helps schools build caring, inclusive communities where students feel safe, supported, and connected. For more information about Caring Schools, please click here. Summer interns working on the Caring Schools program will have opportunities to assist with all aspects of the program, which may include survey preparation, literature reviews, resource development, data analysis, and communication with schools. The ideal candidate will have experience working with schools and/or community based research projects. A minimum of 8 hours a week is required; hours can be flexible. Summer stipend or hourly rate will be commensurate with skills and experience.

To inquire about or apply for this position, please submit a cover letter and resume to caringschools@makingcaringcommon.org. Please include "Project Assistant: Caring Schools" in the subject line and indicate your availability between June 1 and September 1, 2017 in your email.

Communications Assistant/Content Producer
Calling all writers and news hounds! Making Caring Common is looking for a summer Communications Assistant/Content Producer to support our digital communications efforts and draft content for our digital channels, including Facebook, Twitter, and our new blog. Among other responsibilities, the Communications Assistant will track media hits, keep an eye out for MCC-related content in the news, draft related Facebook posts and Tweets, and create engaging blog content based on MCC research and projects. Superb writing skills, advanced interview skills, proficiency with social media platforms (espcially Facebook and Twitter), familiarity with content management systems, and a creative approach to content development are required. The ideal candidate will be available at least 10 hours/week and will be paid either a stipend or hourly rate depending on skills, experience, and availability. Journalism education or experience is a plus, but not required.

To inquire about or apply for this position, please submit a cover letter and resume to media@makingcaringcommon.org. Please include "Communications Assistant/Content Producer" in the subject line and indicate your availability between June 1 and September 1, 2017 in your email.