Job Title Social Media Intern
Category other
Location Work From Home
Contact Person Susan Parziale
Contact Email
Website Address
Company Safe and Sound Schools

Are you interested in social change? Do you like to communicate with people on social media?

Well, Safe and Sound Schools has a position for you. Our organization is searching for a social media intern interested in using their social media skills to spread the word about school safety.

Applying for this role indicates you:

  • Stay on top of new social media marketing trends and watch what other brands are doing online,
  • Have a passion for social change and a curiosity to learn about how to engage the general public on important issues, and can
  • Communicate effectively to all types of audiences on different platforms.

If this is you, then your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop and create a monthly social media calendar to post content for Safe and Sound Schools social media channels: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.
  • Use tools, such as Canva and Piktochart, to design visual content for our audience.
  • Post updates, news, and announcements in a timely manner.
  • Research articles, stories, or news to share with our social media audience that is timely and relevant to our brand and mission.
  • Assist in growing our online communities.
  • Cultivate new ideas for outreach.
  • Participate in brainstorms for upcoming events, initiatives, fundraisers, etc.

Required skills:

  • Working knowledge of MS Office programs, Google Drive, and database management
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly self-motivated, creative, and willing to take initiative
  • Detail-oriented and strong organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment

Nice to have:

  • Basic to intermediate knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) and other graphic design tools
  • Basic knowledge of creating videos to post on social media channels

Job Type: Paid Internship (stipend), part-time, work from home

Timing: 10 hours/week for one to two semesters

To apply: Submit cover letter explaining why you're a great fit, resume, and at least two writing samples to Susan Parziale at

About Safe and Sound Schools: Safe and Sound Schools is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded by Sandy Hook parents devoted to educating and empowering school communities to improve school safety. Please see our website:

Job Type: Internship