Lifeguard at Camp Marshall

Part Time: Summer 2020. -June 17th-August 22nd (Pending Covid-19 updates)
Company: Camp Marshall
Location: 92 McCormick Road Spencer, Ma
Pay Rate: Pay is a stipend for the summer including free lodging and food. Pay varies pending experience and position.
Application Deadline: May 31st or until filled

Job Description: Camp Marshall is a great place to work if you love: children, the outdoors, great community, creating lifelong friendships, molding future generations, having fun, creativity, and are enthusiastic. Lifeguards at Camp Marshall are overnight counselors that spend most of their day protecting our campers safety at our lake. Staff are expected to be able to work Sunday through Friday with one full period off per day, rotating lifeguard shifts, and one night off a week. Further time off may be requested if needed. We are a traditional summer camp with a variety of different programs. We have overnight and day campers ages 4-17. Our campers and staff sleep in rustic cabins with at least 2 staff per cabin and between 4-10 campers. Our motto is disconnect from technology and reconnect with nature. 

Qualifications: Must hold an active lifeguard certification. Must be over 16 years old. Must be able to pass a Cori/Sori. 

Visit our website: Campmarshall.net 

For more information please contact Care Maki at Campmarshalldevelopment@gmail.com or call/text 978-434-7060. 

Please apply at https://www.campmarshall.net/types-of-positions

BVM Sports Writing Internship

Company: Best Version Media

Part Time- Remote
Location: Work Remotely
Starting date: August 2020

Application Deadline: until filled

 

Overview:

Best Version Media, an international media company headquartered in Brookfield, Wis. BVM publishes over 850 monthly magazines with locally-oriented news stories and distribute over 30 million copies between the United States and Canada. BVM serves residents, homeowners associations, villages and local businesses across North America.

This fall, BVM will be introducing a brand new internship program for their national website – BVMsports.com (launching this summer). BVM Sports is a media entity dedicated to providing local, national and international sports coverage. Setting BVM Sports apart from any other sports outlet is our professional reporting of hyperlocal athletes, coaches and teams on a national scale. Never been done before, the BVM Sports website delivers all-encompassing coverage of sports at every level — pee wee to pro — conveniently in one place. 

BVM Sports is seeking students for the 2020-2021 academic school year to become Sports Writing Interns. We are looking for talented student journalists interested in expanding their portfolio with real world media experience while being provided professional-level training, one-on-one mentorship with professional writers and story critique from professional editors. Each week our interns will be given the opportunity to pursue different types of sports stories and offered advising and oversight to help them become the best version of themselves as sports writers.

Job Description:

Enhance your education with on-the-job experience and development. When you become a BVM Sports Writing Intern, you will:

  • Get real world media experience
  • Build your resume
  • See YOUR byline appear on a national sports website

 

BVM Sports Writing Interns will:

  • Write game previews & recaps
  • Write player/coach/team profiles
  • Write local human-interest stories
  • Provide photo content to compliment articles (possibly video too)
  • Share articles on personal social media platforms

 

BENEFITS OF BEING A BVM SPORTS WRITING INTERN: This educational internship will help interns develop their professional sports writing skills and will provide:

  • Professional development through training and resources provided by leading experts in the media and sports writing/journalism fields
  • Critiques of your work by professional writers and editors
  • Weekly professional development opportunities and check-ins
  • Coaching on how best to pitch YOUR ideas to an editor and turn them into nationally published articles
  • Connection with mentors and experienced leaders in the sports and publishing industries
  • First-hand experience writing in a fast-paced sports media environment
  • Possible media credentials to cover sporting events AND writing award opportunities

 

 

DURATION: 16 weeks per semester (fall, spring, summer) TIMELINE: Beginning fall 2020 (August 2020) LOCATION: This is a remote opportunity.

 

Visit our website:  https://www.bestversionmedia.com/

For more information, please see program brochure: BVM_Sports_Writing_Internship_Media_Kit or  contact Patty Bohrman at pbohrman@bestversionmedia.com. 

 

Construction Crew Leader – 2020-21 at AmeriCorps

Company: AmeriCorps
Location: Lawrence, MA
Pay Rate: Please see benefits section below.
Application Deadline: Until filled

Position Overview:

For one year, you can get paid to build sustainable solutions in a community, gain valuable hands on experience and prepare for your future. This full-time AmeriCorps service position offers a great opportunity to make a real impact in the lives of others while building your own knowledge and skillset.
AmeriCorps National members serve the community in direct service and capacity building activities.

What will you do?
The construction crew leader plays an integral part in building and repairing homes. Lead groups of skills and unskilled volunteers and homeowner families in construction activities while maintaining a safe, efficient work environment, thus, developing and enhancing your volunteer management and construction skills.
*Typically serve Tuesday – Saturday on the build site.
*Assist with all aspects of hands-on construction tasks including, but not limited to, demolition, site prep, framing, insulation, drywall, flooring, roofing, finish carpentry and landscaping.
*Projects may include new construction, rehabilitation, critical home repair and weatherization projects.
*Lead small groups of volunteers and facilitate safe and positive experiences for everyone working on site.
*Maintain site safety by adhering to Habitat construction safety policies, modeling best practices and guidelines, volunteer education and site monitoring.

Where will you serve?
Merrimack Valley Habitat is seeking an AmeriCorps member to act as a community leader, helping us serve our volunteers and families alike. Over the past 34 years, we have worked within 22 counties, stretching from Massachusetts’s north shore to southern New Hampshire, to bring affordable housing to over 85 families. You will join a passionate team of volunteers and staff who are dedicated to helping our community become the best it can be. You will be an integral partner in helping us grow and train our volunteer base and ultimately provide even more families with a safe place to call home. Just 45 minutes north of Boston, you have New England at your fingertips! Whether you like spending a day at the beach, exploring New England’s historic towns, or just cheering our local sports teams, Merrimack Valley will quickly start to feel like home. Come help us provide that feeling of home to even more families.  www.merrimackvalleyhabitat.org/

Benefits of AmeriCorps service:
*Living allowance $15,850 for approximately 10 ½ months of service.
*Segal Education Award of $6,195, upon successful completion of service.
*Health care benefits and enrollment in Employee Assistance Plan.
*Personal and medical leave — approximately 10 days total.
*Possible forbearance or deferment of qualified student loans.
*Child care benefits, if you qualify.
*Worker’s compensation insurance.

Minimum Requirements:
Applicants must be a U.S. citizen, national or lawful permanent resident at least 18 or older and have a high school diploma or GED.

Preferred Qualifications:
*Knowledge of, and willingness to promote, the mission and activities of Habitat for Humanity International and AmeriCorps.
*Ability to work with a diverse group of people.
*Strong verbal communication skills.
*Experience working with volunteers, teaching or group facilitation.
*Experience working as a member of a team.
*Basic experience with Microsoft Office Suite, especially Word and Excel.
*Current valid driver’s license, a clean driving record and reliable transportation.
*Ability to drive large pick-up trucks (or willingness to learn).