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social media & Marketing intern

At Althea Therapy we're looking for a Social Media & Marketing intern to join our team.

Application Due: May 31, 2021

Part-time - Remote

about us

Althea Therapy is a digital platform to find culturally competent mental health & wellness professionals in Canada. We provide a safe space to search for and connect with Black, Indigenous and People of Colour (BIPOC) professionals to support their healing. Our platform is a resource hub for anyone seeking information, education, and engagement on topics related to mental health and wellness.

We're looking for a rockstar volunteer intern to join our team over the summer months to provide support with social media posts including blogs, client communications, and creative strategy.

This is a really great opportunity if you're passionate about health and wellness for vulnerable groups.

This role is 100% remote. This internship is unpaid. It is available for students who need university/college credit.

The position

  • A commitment of 15-20 hours per week is preferred.

  • Approximately 3 month internship, with the possibility for extension

  • You'll develop engaging communications materials and strategies in collaboration with the founder, including targeted social media posts

  • You'll identify creative opportunities to scale and grow

  • You'll produce and schedule compelling social media posts using tools such as Canva

  • You'll track and monitor social media insights to optimize performance and targeting

  • You'll make recommendations for content improvement and increasing engagement.

about you

  • A big fan and user of social media in a professional capacity and love connecting with social impact organizations

  • Interest and experience in health and wellness

  • Great at graphic design, visual communications, and storytelling

  • Experience using Canva, Zoom, MailChimp, Wix, WordPress, and Notion

  • Knowledgeable in Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn

  • Excellent communication and written skills

  • Strong organizational skills and detail oriented

  • Experience in mental health and wellness is preferred

  • Experience in running social media accounts for small businesses is an asset


  • Knowledge of languages other than English, particularly Mandarin or Cantonese

althea therapy's commitment

Althea is proud to be an equity-centered organization that actively fights against discrimination, sexism, hatred, or xenophobia of any kind.

We strongly urge you to apply even if you do not "fit" all of the qualifications.

apply for the internship

Do you want to join our team as our new Social Media & Marketing Intern?

Please submit a resume and cover letter to contact@altheatherapy.com with the subject line "Social Media Intern". Additional pieces of work are welcome as well (i.e. blog, Instagram photo set, podcast, articles, etc.).

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