POSITION: PBS Parents Intern (SUMMER 2013)
DEPARTMENT: PBS Digital – Parents
SALARY: $12.00/hour (undergrads and recents grads) and $15.00/hour (graduate students)
TIME COMMITTMENT : 25-30 hours/week, June 10 – August 9, 2013
Support projects related to the PBS Parents website.
Assist with research for parenting-related video web series.
Assist with Child Development Tracker redesign.
Proficiency working with PC, Microsoft Office suite, Photoshop and WordPress
Familiar with social media channels
Ability to work independently and meet deadlines
Strong writing skills a must
Knowledge of child development and/or early childhood education a plus
Digital media experience a plus.
Journalism/Communications (with an interest in communicating to parents), Elementary Education, Early Childhood Education major preferred.
OTHER DESIRED KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/QUALITIES:
Interest in developing educational online resources for children and parents
Excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail
Reliability is a must
SKILLS THE INTERN MIGHT GAIN:
Experience developing and evaluating online resources for parents and caregivers
Experience writing for a parenting audience
Media industry experience
Project management skills
PBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D
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