Careers & Internships

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We’d like to work with you!

Girls Empowerment Network is seeking strong leaders with a passion for girls’ issues to fill a number of unpaid internships within our agency. All interns must be committed to the mission of Girls Empowerment Network, be team-oriented, possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, and have reliable transportation. Internships typically last one semester (fall, spring or summer) and are anywhere from 10-40 hours/week.  Please use the application form to specify which areas of our work you are most interested in.  Thank you for considering Girls Empowerment Network for your internship!

Notice: Girls Empowerment Network DOES NOT accept paper, mailed or faxed applications. Please use an appropriate word processing program such as MS Word to submit your application materials. Also, please note that submitting a resume is optional.

 

 

Internship Opportunities

Community Relations
Serve as a representative of  Girls Empowerment Network in the community, table at outreach events, and assist with the recruitment, screening, and training of agency volunteers.

Communications
Assist staff with the various aspects of external communications, including managing numerous social media platforms, creating blog content, and interviewing girls involved in Girls Empowerment Network programming for a monthly feature.

Direct Service
Contribute to curriculum review and revision, provide support on-site with programming, and facilitate groups at elementary, middle, and high schools.

Data & Operations
Assist staff with data entry, Salesforce data collection, entry, and review, and other operations related projects.

Fundraising
Assist with projects necessary to sustain programs for girls and gain valuable skills in a nonprofit Development Department.

Pathfinder Leadership Summit Intern
Will assist in various aspects of delivering our Pathfinder Leadership Summit, a personal and professional leadership development program for young women in high school.

Project Management
Help plan our annual We Are Girls conference which serves 3,000+ parents, girls and educators in November (with events in Austin and Houston), as well as contribute to marketing/PR efforts and initiatives for our camps, Pathfinder program, and special projects.


 

How to Apply

To apply, download the application form, fill it out and send it to brittany@girlsempowermentnetwork.org.

Internship Application Procedures
Applicants are interviewed and selected on a rolling basis.

  1. Please download and complete the Internship Application and save it using the following naming system: Lastname_Internship_Application.doc

  2. Create a copy of your resume and save it using the following naming system: Lastname_Internship_Resume.doc  (submission optional)

  3. Send your completed application and resume material to brittany@girlsempowermentnetwork.org and use the subject line: Your name, internship you are applying for.

Notice: GEN DOES NOT accept paper, mailed or faxed applications. Please use an appropriate word processing program such as MS Word to submit your application materials. Also, please note that submitting a resume is optional.