The Junction – Young People, Health & Wellbeing is an award-winning organisation established in 2005 in response to local action research: ‘Safe & Sorted? Not in Leith.’
£7.85 per hour. Part-time, 23 hours per week for 12 weeks. (Worked over 3 days either Monday to Wednesday or Tuesday to Thursday) Ideal start date: 23 March 2015
The Junction is looking for a graduate intern to come on board to assist in the marketing & promotion of The Junction, including their space for hire “The 86 Space. Within this role your main tasks will include:
• Supporting the enhancement of general marketing material & approach
• Supporting the development of the ‘86 Space’ marketing material & approach
• Reception desk duties (Administration Staff share reception duties)
• Contributing to preparations for The Junctions 10 year anniversary celebrations.
• Participating in staff team meetings
The ideal graduate will have a background in marketing, administration and/or social media management. You should have good communication skills, both written and spoken, alongside the ability to work with wide range of people of all ages, skills and experiences.
An interest in or previous experience within health and wellbeing and/or youth work would be highly beneficial. You will have basic IT and design skills. You should be energetic and enthusiastic, with the ability to work in a sometimes fast-paced and changing environment. You should be reliable, resourceful and flexible and possess a pleasant and welcoming manner.
Closing date for applications is 18 February 2015, 5pm
Please submit a CV and brief covering letter through the Adopt an Intern online application form on our website. All applications must be submitted by 5pm on the closing date. State a. your availability and b. relevant information on your skills/experience pertaining to the job spec. We do NOT accept e-mail applications unless otherwise stated.
Please be aware that a PVG check will required. This will be done with the support of The Junction, who will also meet the associated cost.
This Adopt an Intern funded internship has been made possible through the financial support of the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) with match funding from the Scottish Government. It is part of a "Business Growth Programme" supporting the third sector, micro businesses and SMEs and contributes to our wider focus of boosting economic stability by investing in graduates. These are paid, meaningful, capacity-building internships, with monitored outcomes.