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Paid Encore Fellowship, Technical Writing, Bay Area/Remote hybrid

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ORGANIZATION: The Encore Fellowships Network

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Have you ever thought about taking your skills and expertise and dedicating them to help a great non-profit?

Encore Fellowships are available in the SF Bay area, for those considering retirement with 20+ years progressive work experience, who wish to move to the social impact sector for their second act.

Bay Area non-profit focused on providing music education experiences and curriculum for Bay Area elementary school studentsneeds a technical documentation writer for Python-based Software Tools

Candidates must live in the Bay Area.
Project Scope:
  • Create user documentation for existing software tools. Documentation targeted at internal non-technical users of the tools.
  • Create Python technical documentation for existing software tools. Documentation targeted at software developers and maintainers of the Python code.
Skills:
  • End-user documentation
  • Technical documentation
  • Read/understand python
  • Experience documenting Python projects
Stipend: $25,000 for 1000 hours

Work Schedule: 20 hours a week for 12 months, Flexible

Work Location: Hybrid remote/office structure (Bay Area)

Start Date: ASAP, Flexible

Learn more at https://encore.org/fellowships/ and apply using the application in the Program Directory on the site.

Encore Fellowships provide paid, transitional engagements in non-profit organizations, for those typically 50+ and considering retirement, with 20+ years experience, who wish to move to the social impact sector for their second act. Applicants apply to be considered as a Fellow and matches are made based on skills, interest, and availability of positions at non-profit hosts, continually throughout the year. Fellowships are 1000 hours, typically part-time for a year, and include a $25,000 stipend, education on the sector, and networking with a cohort of peers.

Encore Fellows program is committed to building a diverse talent pool and strongly encourages applications from candidates of color.



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About The Encore Fellowships Network

Location:

P.O. Box 29542, The Presidio of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94129, US

Mission Statement

Encore.org is building a movement to tap the skills and experience of those in midlife and beyond to improve communities and the world.

Description

About The Encore Fellowships Network
We match skilled, seasoned professionals with social purpose organizations in high-impact, paid transitional assignments.

Encore Fellowships bring new sources of talent to organizations solving critical social problems. In paid, time-limited roles, fellows deliver a high-impact project, learn about social purpose work and develop contacts and resources for the future.

Encore.org is spearheading efforts to engage millions of people in later life as a vital source of talent to benefit society. Our ultimate goal is to create a better future for young people and future generations.

CAUSE AREAS

Arts & Culture
Children & Youth
Arts & Culture, Children & Youth

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Technical Writing
  • Software Engineering
  • IT Management
  • Python
  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 55
  • 1000 HOURS FOR A YEAR
  • Considering retirement, interested in part-time fellowship, want to transfer business skills to the social service sector.

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