Manos Unidas International is a U.S. based, Washington state registered 501(c)(3) non-profit with the mission to build disability inclusive communities in Latin America through innovative education, technology and advocacy tools. MUI was founded by local Seattle resident and University of Washington graduate in 2014 and consists of a 10-member board of directors, primarily based in the pacific northwest. Manos Unidas International supports several programs including Manos Unidas Peru,[a special education school in Peru], Ayllu [a virtual learning community], Manos Unidas Café [a job training site for youth with disabilities], and a robust Internataional volunteer program.
Manos Unidas International is expanding its capacity to broaden impact for more children across Latin America with their programs and seeks student volunteers /interns to assist with the program’s objectives and activities.
This is a part-time virtual position and can be done from anywhere in the world.
Communications Intern Position
Manos Unidas International seeks a communications intern to support the organizations overall communications with stakeholders. The intern will work closely with the organization’s executive director and directly with the program constituents based across the Americas. (North, Central and South.) The tasks include versatile modes of telling stakeholder stories, managing organizational communications, managing social media sites, managing website content. Additional tasks could include audio/visual communications with radio, podcasts, or video to capture constituent voices: perspectives, experiences, and opinions. This is global, intercultural communications experience.
Current student or recent graduate in the fields of Media and Communications, Art and Communications, Communications and Marketing or another related field.
Minimum 6-month commitment.
The ideal intern is bilingual in Spanish and English with fluent verbal efficiency in both languages and proficient in written English.
To Apply: Please contact Joe Brazier @ email@example.com to set up a phone interview