Youth Engagement Mentor – Youth Campaign
The Youth Engagement Mentor – Youth Campaign position requires a mix of skills, knowledge, and experience in marine science and conservation. The position will serve as a mentor to youth volunteers (age 15-18) who are members of the youth-run environmental campaign Puget Sound: We Love You, which aims to inspire love and conservation of Puget Sound. The mentor educates youth about conservation issues affecting Puget Sound and works with youth designing meaningful service learning work to create a healthier Puget Sound and ocean.
The mentor is responsible for working with youth to schedule and implement a variety of campaign activities, including regular campaign meetings and work sessions, field conservation activities (beach cleanups, restoration events), and learning opportunities (trainings/classes, guest speakers, field trips, etc.). The mentor will work to recruit and place new campaign volunteers, work with youth to define, plan and implement campaign projects, and promote the youth campaign’s work internally and externally.
The mentor will work with the Youth Engagement Coordinator to drive youth’s digital content creation (video, photo, graphic and text), assist youth with curation of social media content with the intention of making the campaign the social media voice for Puget Sound marine conservation. For more information and to apply, click here.
Posting Expires: Open until filled.