Do you love social media? Would you like to become involved in a community website that reaches more than
OurNewton.org, a Newton-based website posting news ALL about Newton, is seeking a curious and committed high school intern. In this position you will learn how to
- Post content to OurNewton.org
- Build OurNewton's readership using social media (including Twitter), Google Analytics, and Facebook Insights
- Measure and interpret the results of these social media activities
- Set specific, measurable goals in order to achieve desired results
In helping us grow our readership and reinforce our positive presence, you will also be helping us strengthen our community.
You may create a flexible schedule with a minimum of 5 hours a week. Motivated interns may earn school credit, college recommendations, and real work experience. Past interns have learned concrete skills and greatly benefited from their OurNewton.org experience.
Training will take place during after-school hours at the Keller Williams Realty in Newton Highlands with OurNewton.org board members Janet Porcaro and Lynne LeBlanc. We will hold regular biweekly meetings with you to hear your ideas, review your work, provide feedback, and start you on new projects. We will also be available by phone and email for regular check-ins.
Please send inquiries to news@ourNewton.org.