Shakti Feminine University: Online Education & Implementation
Objectives of Service Supports in-person Shakti Rising classes to be translated into meaningful online experiences, including the creation, improvement and implementation of online classrooms and enrollment systems
Ensures specific online coursework projects are completed
Outcome of Service Supports the creation and systematic delivery of remote training for teachers to facilitate powerful online coursework
Remotely interfaces with SR staff and volunteer teachers
Bolsters SR's online & social media presence
Length of Expected Term minimum 3 months Time Commitment 5-10 hours/week
Required Qualifications Innovative
Recognizes the power of in-person work, not trying to replace face-to-face experiences with online technologies
Has been a student and/or teacher in online educational settings
Sees the creative potential in online education that is committed to providing an embodied, community-oriented experience intended to meet the needs of students from a wide range of backgrounds and multiple learning styles
Sense of Humor
Respect for self and everyone’s personal journey
Commitment to doing the best possible job without needing perfection
Willingness to learn ongoingly and on-the-job
Readiness to share input and insight
Follow-through as a sign of respect and commitment Prefered Qualifications Support Provided Ongoing training by local and national SFU staff, regular communication with Transformation through Service Coordinator, 2-day volunteer training immersion, connection with other volunteers and staff nationwide
Volunteer Benefits Shakti Feminine University offers courses on a range of topics to meet the emergent needs of our communities, including: financial literacy, herbalism, cultivating a deeper relationship with self, sustainable living skills and visionary strategic planning. These offerings result in greater overall well-being of individual women while empowering them to utilize their personal transformation as a catalyst for positive change in their families and communities.
This internship position will be serving the specific work of Shakti Feminine University, the educational branch of the Shakti Rising, which operates five campuses across the US, delivering trauma-informed, woman-centered, holistic, community-oriented courses in-person & online.
About Shakti Rising
2211 O St., Sacramento, CA 95816, US
Shakti Rising is a social change organization transforming the lives of women, girls, and the larger community. We cultivate health and emerging leadership in women and girls, ultimately empowering them to utilize their personal transformation as a catalyst for positive change in their families and communities. This creates gradual cultural change that supports sustainable, cooperative, healthy societies. Our work actively promotes community well-being by creating woman and child-friendly societies that are safe, healthy, vibrant, diverse, sustainable, and culturally alive.Our mission is to empower women to uncover, rediscover, and reclaim their whole selves
Shakti Rising is active in 5 regions, San Diego and Sacramento CA, Bend OR, Las Cruces NM, and Johnson City TN. We work with volunteers from all over the United States and beyond. We have three program areas: Transformational Recovery, Shakti Feminine University, and Transformation Through Service. Our three programs support women and the larger community to dive deeply into their own personal recovery, education, and leadership development. Our volunteer program is a leadership program, we are a living laboratory of leading from the feminine.