Social Media Organizer
UrbEd, Inc. is seeking a creative Philly student to join our team as a Social Media Organizer. As the Social Media Organizer, you will be responsible for developing and implementing our social media strategy, using our social media platforms (Instagram, Threads, LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter…) for advocacy work, and creating media and content to support our mission of radically transforming Philly schools. This position, within our communications team, will push the organizing efforts of UrbEd throughout the city and develop new ways to engage the community impactfully.
While it is not required, applicants looking to apply should have adequate writing abilities and have a familiarity with social media and online design platforms (i.e. Canva and/or Photoshop…). The Social Media Organizer is designed for high school and undergraduate students, interested in arts communications, media, social marketing, graphic design, and grassroots organizing.
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UrbEd is a non-profit based in Philadelphia that advocates for fully-funded, safe, and healthy public schools in order to provide students with an equitable and quality education we deserve. We are an organization led by those who are and have been most affected by the issues facing urban public schools. Through political education and community organizing we are amplifying our voices--the voices of public school students—to give students the education they deserve and are owed. We are students, advocates, and radically reimagine what schools can be!
UrbEd is committed to encouraging diversity and eliminating discrimination in both its role as an employer and as a nonprofit. Our aim is that our staff [and volunteers] are truly representative of all sections of society and work in an environment where everyone is respected and able to perform to the best of their ability. Our policy is to provide equality and fairness for all in our employment and in our provision of services and not to discriminate on the grounds of gender, marital status, race, ethnic origin, color , nationality, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, class, caste, religion or age. UrbEd opposes all forms of unlawful and unfair discrimination. It is our policy to provide a suitable environment for people with disabilities. All reasonable facilities will be provided for staff and volunteers with disabilities to perform their roles without difficulty or disadvantage.