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Read Better Be Better-Operations Internship

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Company Name: 
Read Better Be Better
Application Due Date: 
Sunday, April 5, 2020
Federal Work-Study Eligible Site: 
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Read Better Be Better (RBBB) is a non-profit organization, founded in 2014 to help children in Arizona improve reading skills and become better learners. RBBB organizational values are simple. They define the organization, the programs and the expectations. Be Excellent. Be Kind.

Reporting directly to the Founder & CEO, the RBBB intern will join the organization at a critical growth stage. The successful candidate will have exposure to, and gain experience in, all facets of a fast-growing literacy non-profit with a proven track record of success.

The individual must be smart, but willing and able to learn on the job as the position develops. All necessary training will be provided. A strong organizational structure and leadership is in place to support the individual.

The intern will be able to work on-site with the Founder, or can choose to work remotely, meeting regularly with the Founder for support and guidance. Hours and responsibilities are flexible to suit the right candidate.

This opportunity is only available to Estrella Mountain Community College students. Applicants are REQUIRED to submit and online application, a resume, and a cover letter. Free resume/cover letter/mock interview assistance is available by appointment only at the EMCC Career & Transfer Center. To schedule your appointment please visit or call 623-935-8740 or email ctc.frontdesk@estrellamountain.edu.

Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Nonprofit management
    • Assist Internal administration
    • Support program administration of 6 operational site
  • Fundraising
    • Conduct fundraising research to secure funds to support the organization's operations in th community
    • Maintain and develop existing fundraising database
    • Make initial contct with potential funders to ascertain suitability
  • Marketing
    • Create and execute small marketing campaigns, such as the Christmas card campaign and the company newsletter
  • Social Media
    • Create and manage additional social media sites for the organizaton, such as Pinterest and Google Plus
  • Social Enterprise
    • Develop a business plan for a fledgling social enterprise that will generate sustainable revenue for the organization
  • Program Development
    • Create additional RBBB curriculum
Minimum Requirements: 

An RBBB Intern must be:

• Energetic

• Positive

• Professional

• Patient

• Independent

• Passionate about Read Better Be Better; the organization, the mission, the values

Must demonstrate exceptional:

• Judgment

• Empathy

• Drive

• Intellect

The successful candidate will:

• Demonstrate absolute commitment to the Read Better Be Better vision and mission

• Conduct themselves in accordance with organizational values. Be Excellent. Be Kind

• Maintain a positive attitude

• Seek opportunities to develop and grow the Read Better Be Better vision and mission

within the community

The Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) is an EEO/AA institution and an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, or national origin. A lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in the career and technical education programs of the District.

The Maricopa County Community College District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its programs or activities. For Title IX/504 concerns, call the following number to reach the appointed coordinator: (480) 731-8499. For additional information, as well as a listing of all coordinators within the Maricopa College system, visit http://www.maricopa.edu/non-discrimination.