Social Media Intern


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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


969 E Swedesford rdExton, PA 19341


Social Media Intern

Home of the Sparrow is a nonprofit organization in Exton, PA whose mission is to partner with women facing homelessness to secure housing, achieve long-term stability, and chart new paths for their futures.

This internship provides a great learning experience for college students or graduates and the unique opportunity to work in a collaborative environment with passionate co-workers. Reporting to the Development and Communications Associate, your main responsibility is to help with the creation of content for and management of Home of the Sparrow’s online media channels. To excel in this position, you must be tech-savvy with an in-depth understanding of social media.

Length of the internship: 6 months+, 8-15 hours per week (negotiable)

The internship is not a paid position nor does it qualify as employment.


  • Help manage and create content for Home of the Sparrow’s online media channels
  • Write effective copy, excelling in correct spelling, punctuation, and grammar
  • Research and write content to share on social media channels
  • Assist in community management on Facebook
  • Build event specific content to be shared on social channels
  • Support fundraising campaigns
  • Provide video and photo support for outreach and fundraising events
  • Develop short video material for online media

What you need for this internship:

  • Commitment to the mission/goals of Home of the Sparrow
  • Passion for social and online media
  • An eye for compelling imagery and an interest in content/social media creation and marketing
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with Wordpress or strong willingness to learn
  • An understanding of how to use facebook and Google analytics tools (or the willingness to learn)
  • You’re self-motivated, well-organized, creative, hard-working, and a fast learner
  • Experience (or interest) with hootsuite, canva, photoshop and imovie

Home of the Sparrow is committed to diversity and strongly encourages applications from minority candidates.


  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Public Relations
  • Graphic Design / Print

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 6 months

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