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.
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, email@example.com
HOW TO APPLY: Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with letter of interest, resume.