1714 W. Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles CA, 90026

Status

Filled

Description

At 826LA, design is an integral part of our brand and our history. The Design Intern will work approximately 40 hours a week between September and November of 2022. The Design Intern will primarily focus on two aspects of design at 826LA. The first is in supporting the Design Manager with design-related tasks such as branding, graphic design, layout design, and website support. Projects will include outreach tools, graphics for social media, and possibly designs for the Time Travel Mart.

Qualifications

Design Intern applicants must be proficient in Adobe Creative Cloud software including InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator. Other important requirements for applicants include: -Access to stable Wi-Fi connectivity plus audio and visual capabilities for virtual meetings -Attention to detail, time management, flexibility to adjust in the moment, and willingness to learn and grow through practice -Desire to work in an organization with a strong spirit of social justice -Willingness to be an ambassador for 826LA’s mission -Completion of a criminal background check (either through Live Scan or can be administered by 826LA) -Be available 15-30 hours a week Monday–Friday, during the hours of 10 AM–6 PM. Interest in writing, education, nonprofits, youth development, and/or art education -Strong communication skills 

Background

826LA is a non-profit writing and tutoring organization dedicated to supporting students with their creative and expository writing, and to helping teachers inspire their students to write. 826LA is part of a national network of 826 chapters, founded by educator Nínive Calegari and author Dave Eggers. 

How to Apply

Please submit a resume and cover letter, including a link to your portfolio, to jobs@826la.org