Are you passionate about social entrepreneurship and international development?
Are you excited by the idea of working in rural communities in Guatemala, Ecuador, or the Dominican Republic?
Are you driven to help others and exercise your leadership and mentoring skills?
We are looking for Social Innovation Leaders to lead our Social Entrepreneur Corps programs. This is our unique global social entrepreneurship program, in which university students join our international development teams in Guatemala, Ecuador, and the Dominican Republic. You will be leading and supporting these teams of student interns during the duration of the program. Together, we train women and men in our partner communities to be entrepreneurs (using our globally recognized, award-winning micro-consignment model). We co-create solutions to community challenges and consult for small business and non-profits. We have been working year-round in most of these communities for more than 15 years and in that time have had more than 1000 students join us. Here you can see our Impact Report from our 2018 programs. Learn more about us on our website.
Responsibilities and scope of work:
Working under the supervision of our Country Directors, you will:
The project work you will lead focuses on two areas:
More information on this year’s project focus areas and a selection of community consulting partners can be found here.
To apply, please send your resume and a cover letter to*:
Marta Verani at [email protected] for Ecuador
Katie Brickwood at [email protected] for Guatemala
Alyssa Mercedes Hopun at [email protected] for the Dominican Republic
The positions have various start and end dates depending on the program and country of work.
(*You are welcome to apply for multiple countries if you are flexible with your destination!)
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