EMCC Jobs and Employment

notMYkid-Peer Educator

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Company Name: 
notMYkid
Industry: 
Other/Misc
Application Due Date: 
Monday, September 11, 2017
Location: 
Other
You will be speaking to youth at various locations
Paid: 
No
Federal Work-Study Eligible Site: 
No
Qualify for WIRCCS Scholarship: 
No
Description: 

Peer Educators for notMYkid share their personal stories to youth in the community. We speak on substance abuse, depression/self-injury, unhealthy relationships, eating disorders, and bullying. We offer an extensive training program for story development and public speaking.  This is a UNPAID internship and the company has asked that the intern work for approx. 10 hrs. per week. Applicants must be continuing EMCC students and have a minimum of 2.5 G.P.A or a recommendation from your SWSC instructor. If you would like assistance in preparing the required materials; cover letter, application and resume or in preparing for an interview, please contact the Career Center at 623.935.8740.

Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Speaking to youth
  • Program research
  • Marketing
  • Sales: Working with the Sales Manager to distribute information about our programs to schools and researching potential leads.
  • Development: Researching and helping write grants, contacting and meeting potential donors, and a possible volunteer coordinator position.
  • Media: Working with the Communications Manager with social media, our Cinematographer while filming presentations, or Editor while putting videos together.
Minimum Requirements: 
  • Peer Educators must have 1 year of sobriety/healthy living.
  • Have the ability to get to different sites in the valley and have a valid driver's license
  • Out-going personalities with a passion for educating youth on topics presented by notMYkid