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Working Together for a Sustainable Future

We’ve helped hundreds of leaders across the country transform their schools or districts from good to green and their students from test-takers into changemakers. Our talented team believes in a sustainable future that allows all to work, learn, play, and thrive in an equitable and sustainable community. Want to join us in shaping education for a sustainable future? Explore our job openings below. 

***All positions are remote indefinitely.***

Director of Development and Strategic Partnerships

School and District Strategy Consultant

Interns

Green Schools National Network welcomes college students or recent graduates to join our team. The Intern Program is designed to provide students with fulfilling experience in possible careers and a unique opportunity to have an impact on K-12 education.

Accepting applications now.

To apply, please email your resume and cover letter explaining why you are interested in GSNN and why you would be an exceptional candidate to hiring@greenschoolsnationalnetwork.org. In the subject line, please include “INTERN TITLE – AND YOUR NAME.”

Fundraising and Grant Writing Intern

Who should apply: Graduate Students or Recent Grads interested in a nonprofit career

Duties include:

Fundraising: 

  • Assist in the planning and implementation of fundraising initiatives
  • Coordinate and send donor communications
  • Write fundraising campaign materials
  • Attend team meetings, as needed
  • Provide administrative support, as needed

Grants: 

  • Assist with the management of grant materials and information packets
  • Assist in researching new granting opportunities
  • Assist in the compliance and reporting requirements for grantors/funders
  • Provide administrative support, as needed

You could be a great fit if you have:

  • Experience in nonprofit fundraising preferred but not required
  • Experience with CRM software or managing donor databases
  • Great attention to detail  with strong organizational skills
  • Self-motivation to determine and honor deadlines
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Reports to: Project Manager and/or Intern Coordinator

Time Frame: Internships are available for 2021 spring, summer, and fall semesters.

Hours: 10 – 15 hours per week

Stipend: TBD

Marketing and Communications Intern

Who should apply: Current enrollment in a related Bachelors or Masters degree program

Duties include:

  • Collaborate with staff on ideation and execution of marketing campaigns
  • Write for GSNN’s online presence – website, blog, social media
  • Assist in planning, writing, and managing newsletters
  • Draft, distribute and pitch news releases, media alerts, and other stories
  • Update the GSNN website when needed
  • Research and manage leads in CRM
  • Support event planning and promotion
  • Provide administrative support, as needed

You could be a great fit if you have:

  • Strong desire to learn along with professional drive
  • Solid understanding of different marketing and communications techniques
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office, Google Drive
  • Familiarity with marketing computer software and online applications (e.g. WordPress, Hootsuite, Canva, Adobe Creative Suite)

Reports to: Project Manager and/or Intern Coordinator

Time Frame: Internships are available for 2021 spring, summer, and fall semesters.

Hours: 10 – 15 hours per week

Stipend: TBD

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, GSNN does not discriminate against applicants or employees due to their race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, physical ability, hairstyle, previous incarceration, or length time spent unemployed. We strive to reflect the diverse community we serve. Applicants who contribute to this diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.