Social Media and Marketing Internship, Riverside Arts at Riverside Industries, Easthampton

Riverside Industries is a non-profit employment and day program for adults with developmental disabilities in Easthampton, MA. Our goal is to promote inclusion in the community and opportunities for employment for individuals receiving our services. The many programs within Riverside are designed to enrich the lives of adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities while creating a personalized experience for each individual.

INTERNSHIP DESCRIPTION:

The Riverside Arts program provides individuals with the necessary tools to explore their own creative potential and employment opportunities through self-expression. This program provides people with disabilities an in-depth opportunity to make art and exhibit their work in the community. Riverside Arts participates in a few sales per year, with the desire to reach a broader market for increased sale of products.

Riverside Arts is seeking one intern to assist with program marketing and development through the use of social media and community outreach. The internship will offer the opportunity to build professional skills while working with people with disabilities in a non-profit setting.

Intern responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: creating engaging social media posts, photographing “mission moments,” assisting in the creation of media releases, assisting staff in community outreach through sales, markets, and events.

Pre-internship CORI background check, fingerprinting, and orientation are required.

PERIOD OF INTERNSHIP: Fall, Spring, Summer semesters

PAY TYPE: Unpaid

OPPORTUNITY TYPE: Internship

JOB STATUS: 4 - 25 hours/week, ability to work from home available, some nights/weekends may be required.

LOCATION: Easthampton, MA

APPLICATION DUE DATE: Rolling

REQUIRED DEGREE: None

CONTACT: Halley Philips, hphilips@rsi.org

HOW TO APPLY: Please email hphilips@rsi.org with letter of interest, resume.