Quick Overview: Venice Family Clinic is seeking an intern/volunteer to assist its Communications department. The right individual will demonstrate excellent written and communication skills, as well as enthusiasm about volunteerism and providing quality health care to people living in poverty.
Mission or Broader Program Description: At Venice Family Clinic, we believe that everyone deserves quality health care, regardless of income, insurance or immigration status.
Impact: With a network of twelve sites in Venice, Santa Monica, Mar Vista, Inglewood, and Culver City, and an extensive homeless outreach program, the Clinic provides comprehensive services including primary and specialty care, dental, vision, behavioral health, substance use treatment, health education, health insurance enrollment, and early childhood development. Patients often first come to Venice Family Clinic because no one else will see them, but they return because they trust the Clinic’s providers. They feel safe in their surroundings and they are treated with dignity while receiving quality care.
Volunteer Roles and Responsibilities: This person will help with various projects and administrative tasks, including but not limited to managing email lists, conducting research, compiling website and/or social media analytics, writing blog posts, creating graphics, supporting events, and contributing to the creative brainstorm process. This position is based in our administrative offices in Culver City.
Must be able to communicate clearly in verbal and written communications
Must be detail oriented and organized
Ability to multi-task and prioritize work assignments
Ability to self-manage and deliver on a deadline
Ability to work collaboratively within a team
Must have excellent people skills
Must be able to work on-site and have reliable transportation
Previous experience in communications, public relations, or marketing is a plus
All interns/volunteers will need to take a TB test, show proof of current immunizations, and take a training on HIPAA compliance
Hours: 10-20 hours/week
How to Apply: Email cover letter, resume, and 2-3 writing samples to Maya Meinert, associate director of content, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Los Angeles, CA