This job listing has expired and may no longer be relevant!
18 Jan 2018

Junior Organiser Internship Programme 2018

Equal Education – Posted by Your Jobs Anywhere

Job Description

Equal Education’s Junior Organiser  Internship Programme is for young people who are passionate about being leaders within and outside of their communities. Through the program, aspiring young activists develop leadership, facilitation, community organizing and communication skills. During the internship, JO’s will be involved in running Youth Groups; youth group is our main platform for engaging and developing equalizers.

The work of a JO will entail:
Working with a team of facilitators,
Building strong relationships with communities and schools,
Participating in and assisting with campaigns.
Participants must be energetic, hard-working, self-motivated and team players who are able to adapt to a fast-changing environment.

The 2018 Junior Organiser  Internship Programme entails the following:
It is a one year, full-time, paid internship based in the Youth Department.
Meeting with school and community members to build relationships and involve them in our work.
Each JO will be an integral part of youth groups, which includes working with a team of facilitators and ensuring that logistics around youth groups are taken care of.
Political Education, Leadership Development, and other training workshops.
Representing EE on public and private platforms.
Office hours are 9-5pm. However, JOs work flexible hours (late evenings and weekends).

Who should apply?
Must be between ages of 18 – 27.
Post-school youth who have relevant experience in facilitating or working with school pupils.
Are able to commit 100% of your time to the organization. Successful applicants must be able to start the programme full-time on 1 February 2018.

Characteristics we are looking for include:
Ability to work hard and focus
Communication skills
Problem-solving techniques.

Closing date
25 January, 5 pm

Read more about equal education 

We are a movement of learners, parents, teachers and community members working for quality and equality in South African education, through analysis and activism.
EE is a community and membership-based organization. It advocates for quality and equality in the South African education system. It is a leader in youth leadership development.

EE’s campaigns, based on detailed research and policy analysis, are aimed at achieving quality education for all.
We build an understanding of the educational system, whilst drawing attention to problems faced by schools and their communities. Equipped with this knowledge, EE offers a new way for people to participate in the democratic system and bring change to education and society.

How to Apply

Click here to apply 

Job Categories: Internships. Job Tags: equal education internship and junior organiser internship. Salaries: Less than 20,000.

539 total views, 1 today

Apply for this Job