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Current Openings with Iowa Safe Schools:

Iowa Campus Coalition Intern

Classification: Intern, 10 hours/week

Desired Start Date: September 18th, 2017

Responsibilities:

  • Build capacity for the Iowa Campus Coalition, a new program to provide services and support to LGBTQ college students.
  • Coordinate electronic mediums and content including website information, social media posts, and creating videos.
  • Support the work of the Iowa Campus Coalition Leadership Board including organizing meetings, producing Board packets, and working with the President of the Leadership Board to develop agenda items.
  • Organize the first college-level LGBTQ conference in Iowa to be held in the Spring 2018.
  • Produce resources for college-LGBTQ student organizations.
  • Create a listserv of college-LGBTQ student organizations and Allied organizations.
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications (An ideal candidate will have the following experience and qualifications):

  • Sophomore to senior in a college or university • Transportation to be in the Iowa Safe Schools’ office approximately 10 hours a week.
  • Knowledge and understanding of culturally specific needs of LGBTQ youth • Excellent writing, public communication, and speaking skills
  • Passion about supporting a marginalized population including trans* and LGBTQ youth of color
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Outlook
  • Willingness to travel to other campuses
  • Social media savvy
  • Support the mission of Iowa Safe Schools

Additional Information (Please click here):

  • Trans and LGBTQ persons of color are encouraged to apply.
  • This is an unpaid internship.
  • Please send a resume and cover letter to nate.monson@iowasafeschools.org with a subject of Iowa Campus Coalition Intern.