Expanding Our Reach – Internship

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Expanding Our Reach – Internship with The Breathe Network

We are expanding our reach and seek an intern to help us grow our network, reach a wider audience through strategic marketing and ensure that survivors of sexual violence can access trauma-informed, sliding-scale, holistic healing arts practitioners. We are looking for a Marketing and Technical Support Intern to assist us in these endeavors. Our internships allow for creativity and innovation as well as working both independently and alongside our Founder to bring holistic healing to survivors and ensure they receive optimal, trauma-informed support from our practitioner community.

Application Closing Date: March 18th, 2016

Internship Start Date: April 1, 2016 (flexible)

Internship End Date: July 1, 2015 (flexible)

Learn more below!

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Marketing and Technical Support Intern

The Breathe Network seeks a dedicated and enthusiastic intern to work on expanding the reach of our network of holistic healing arts practitioners across the United States and Canada while strengthening existing resources. This is an exciting opportunity to join our growing organization as a Marketing + Technical Support Intern.

The ideal candidate has a passion for the movement to end sexual violence and interest or familiarity with the holistic healing arts. In this role you will have a dynamic learning opportunity within a young and innovative, non-profit organization. The position offers schedule flexibility and the freedom to explore other personal areas of research interest that are related to the mission of our organization.

Responsibilities

Marketing-

Gather and compile information about holistic healing arts schools/training centers (Acupuncture, Massage, Chiropractic, Naturopathic Medicine, Psychotherapy, Yoga, etc.) for future partnerships and training

Gather and compile information about lead publications for a variety of healing arts modalities to help with strategic marketing campaign

Support with social media engagement

Technical Support-

Prepare (read, edit, format) practitioner applications with support of Executive Director for transfer to website. (Familiarity with WordPress is ideal, but not required)

Update content on existing practitioner/organization pages, edits, etc.

Assist with the development of our monthly e-newsletter “Embodied Healing” (Familiarity with MailChimp or other e-news format)

Qualifications

Background in Social Work, Psychology, Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies, Public Health/Policy, Social Justice or related field

Personal or professional involvement with the holistic healing arts (acupuncture, chiropractic, massage, psychotherapy, Reiki, yoga, etc.)

Volunteer, internship, academic or work experience with social justice issues, sexual violence, domestic violence, health and wellness, or community outreach

Detail oriented, strong organizational skills and an ability to work independently

Excellent writing, editing and proofreading skills

Confidence in communicating about the importance of making the holistic healing arts increasingly accessible to sexual trauma survivors

Additional Information

4 – 6 hours/week.

This position is unpaid, however it can be structured for the purposes of academic credit.

Can be performed remotely.

To Apply: Please send your resume, cover letter and contact information for 3 references to molly@thebreathenetwork.org. Include “Marketing and Technical Support Intern” in the subject line. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis so we encourage you to apply quickly, and candidates will be invited to a phone interview.

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