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Public Relations Intern

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Participate Learning - Chapel Hill, NC

Public Relations Intern

Love What You Do and Why You Do It! 

Participate Learning is a force for good that connects teachers and students through global education programs to foster human understanding and create peace around the world. We offer purpose-driven, challenging work in a collaborative environment, a flexible and open culture.

 What You’ll Do:

The Public Relations Intern will report to the Director of Public Relations and will be responsible for producing content (written, visual, and social media focused) featuring some of Participate Learning’s most important programs.  Intern also would have the opportunity to develop content for media releases, Participate Learning website, and social media channels.  

  • Assist events to gather information for content creation

  • Create visual or written content 

  • Other duties as assigned 

Hours: 40 hours/week

Location: Internship will be performed both remote and onsite in our Chapel Hill office, and the candidate should live in a reasonable commuting distance. There will be some required travel to different locations in NC and VA.  


Experience You Bring:

  • Pursuing or recently completed Bachelor's degree in Communication, Marketing, Business, Education, or related field preferred

About You

  • Passionate about learning and welcoming people from all over the world, learning about their culture and sharing your own culture and experiences.

  • An active listener and an effective communicator.

  • Flexible with your time and energy and willing to expand beyond the day-to-day expectations of your work. (And the company reciprocates with flexibility!)

  • Willing to travel with Participate Learning team to schools and events in North Carolina or Virginia.

  • Believe that global education is for everyone!

  • Eager to work in an organized and efficient way, prioritize, multitask, and follow directions.

What You’ll Love About Us: 

Participate Learning is a B Corporation headquartered in Chapel Hill, NC, that partners with K-12 schools and districts to provide cultural exchange teachers, global education, and language immersion programs in Spanish and Mandarin. As part of our B Corp commitment, one of the essential measures of the success of our business is the positive impact we make on our employees. Our work inspires everyone to be change agents, bringing more empathy and connection to the world.

Due to the nature of our work with teachers and schools, COVID-19 vaccine/booster is a requirement for new hires, however, the company will consider accommodations for disability and religious reasons.