Organizational Overview: The Katie Brown Educational Program (KBEP) is dedicated to the recognition and prevention of relationship violence by teaching skills and information needed to make healthy decisions in relationships. KBEP has developed an innovative and interactive curriculum, taught primarily to youth in classroom-based settings throughout Southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island. With a staff of only six employees, our office environment creates a comfortable learning atmosphere for students looking to gain practical job skills. Please visit our website at www.kbep.org to learn more about our program.
Internship Description: KBEP is seeking an intern to increase the organization’s community relations. Community engagement interns will increase awareness about relationship violence prevention on campus through the KBEP brand. This may include fundraising events or working with campus groups to book KBEP workshops.
Interns will also attend violence prevention awareness events and fundraisers as a representative of the KBEP.
Requirements: Candidates must have night availability. Reliable transportation to the office or any event is a requirement. Candidates must have excellent communication and organizational skills, and the ability to be a supportive and flexible team member. Candidates must possess a strong passion for doing violence prevention work, as well as an interest for working with youth.
Time Commitment: Internships at KBEP are available during Fall and Spring semesters. Our typical office hours are Monday-Friday from 7:30am -3:30pm, which may vary slightly. There will be night or weekend events, as well as a possibility of completing work hours from a remote location, which can be done at any time.
For more information or to apply for an internship, please attach your resume and availability and contact: at Nwando Ofokansi 508-678-4466 or Internships@kbep.org