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Online Educational Developer and Video Production

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Energize Colorado

Segment/Initiative/SS/Project: Child Care
Title/Role Desired: Online Educational Content Developer and Video Production
Lead/Hiring Manager: Child Care
Volunteer Type (Regular, Occasional, Network-only): Regular
Min/Max hours/week needed: 10-20
The Online Educational Content Developer and Video Production is a volunteer position in Energize Colorado.
This role reports to Child Care lead and is part of the Child Care team. The child care industry has traditionally had a minimal business focus and thus only marginally sustainable. By providing content on topics that have been documented to most dramatically affect child care businesses, the industry could increase its focus on those factors that will make the biggest difference for their organizations. Specific tasks include the following:
● Create 3-10 short subject videos (3-5 min each) on key child care business issues. Facilitators,
Consultants and Early Child Care Counsel Coaches would consume this content before providing
trainings or 1:1 support and thus focus their providers on the most important elements, increasing the
overall business stability in Colorado. Content is fun, educational, relevant, and actionable such that it gets
widely shared.
How we believe you could be qualified for this role (basic job requirements)
● Video production, editing and script-writing skills in the context of online delivery platforms.
● Ability to package and tell stories and narratives.
● Ability to create effective training via video.

Expectations of Energize Colorado Volunteers
Stay Connected!
Your Energize (volunteer) manager will make every effort to keep you connected
and engaged in the work of Energize. This is a fast-paced, dynamic team
environment so we ask you to also proactively communicate and stay connected
with your manager and team.

Get On-boarded! You complete the onboarding process and obtain the necessary email and Slack
access. You sign your Waiver! (Thank you!)

Give us your best
effort, enthusiasm, and ideas! Through your volunteer work and attitude, you help make Energize the best
volunteer organization in Colorado by making suggestions, encouraging your teammates, and supporting the small business communities, nonprofits and people of Colorado. Energize Colorado’s Commitment to You

We’ll APPRECIATE you! We will always be grateful for giving your time and talent to this cause, to the
people and businesses of this great state of Colorado....and DEVELOP you We will make every effort to provide opportunities for development and growth, whether you are with us for a month or more than a year.
...and LISTEN to you! Energize Colorado is a "safe zone" to speak up and generate bold new ideas to
help our people and businesses respond and recover from the seismic events we are facing. We want to hear your ideas, even if we aren’t always able to act on them immediately.

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About Energize Colorado

Location:

340 Dewey Avenue, Boulder, CO 80304, US

Mission Statement

We’re a nonprofit dedicated to building a resilient and inclusive small-businesses ecosystem. Led by spirited innovators, we’re creating an economy that serves all Coloradans, across racial and economic divides. We believe the effects of COVID-19 and the other ongoing crises can serve as a catalyst for sparking the kind of structural change we need to see in Colorado.

Description

We've developed a three-phase approach to our work to best categorize the types of programs we offer and the targetted audience for them.

Currently, our programming is under Phase 1 "Stabilize to Reopen". This includes a $31M fund of grants and loans for small businesses, free access to mental health support, a mentorship & business guidance network, and an at-cost PPE marketplace.

We're currently launching programs under our second phase "Innovate to Grow. This includes #CanDoColorado a consumer confidence campaign, digital innovation resources specific to Colorado small businesses, and focuses on both childcare businesses and developing a flexible workforce.

To date, Energize Colorado has injected over $7M direct to small businesses and provided direct support for over 1200. In the next few months alone our impact is going to rapidly grow as we launch our suite of new programs.

Our mission is dedicated to injecting support into under-represented communities, mainly women, minority, and veteran-owned businesses as well as rural Colorado.

Children & Youth
Computers & Technology

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Video Production

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Orientation or Training
  • 10-20 hours per week

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