Join the CoderDojo Foundation team: Community & Support Internship

This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to get practical, hands on experience with a small non profit organisation that has a large global impact. The role will be diverse and exciting and the candidate will be required to manage and play a support role on a number of areas within the organisation. The individual will be given the opportunity to shape the role and adapt it to their strengths within the organisation. Some of the duties that the individual will be working on include

About the Role

  • Play a key supportive role on all incoming queries and support requests from the CoderDojo community,
  • Receive training in the ‘Start a Dojo’ processes and assist new Dojos on this journey,
  • Carry out research on potential partnerships that will impact the CoderDojo Community
  • Prepare internal documents such as meeting minutes, agendas and update reports on current projects
  • Copyedit community facing content such as FAQ, or Knowledge Base Wiki Assist in preparation and planning of any events that the Foundation is involved

The person

This will be a fast paced, hands on role and the person, the candidate should meet the below criteria:

  • Keen interest in both the technology, social & youth sectors
  • Level 7 or 8 or relevant qualification in Business/Social Sciences/Arts
  • Experience in working on their own initiative
  • Excellent written & verbal skills
  • Proficient with excel, word, powerpoint
  • Great team and interpersonal skills
  • A desire to learn and develop professionally

The T & Cs

  • The selected candidate will be paid a set amount per week as a contribution towards expenses incurred
  • The internship will last for a period of 6 months
  • To apply please email  your CV, and a 1 page cover letter outlining your motivation for wanting to work with CoderDojo to  [email protected] by October 1st 2015.
  • Start Date: Flexible (Mid October)

“Working as an intern with the team at CoderDojo Foundation has been an amazing experience. Working with them not only made me be more passionate about technology but also made me want to share those passion with the future generation”.

Kennan Seno

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Sanjeev Sapre says

Hi
I am from India , I have been going through the activities around Kids learning to code , especially CoderDojo and Code.org.
I just came across this page, not sure if this is over internet or this is in house sort of initiative. Please let me know if I can join in this.

Regards
Sanjeev