INTERN WORKSITE LOCATION: Portland, Oregon
LENGTH OF INTERNSHIP: May 2019 - Aug 2019 (Flexible as long as 3 months minimum)
Availability: M-F 9am-5pm (Flexible)
INTERN SUPERVISOR: Learning Technology Manager
FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR THE INTERNSHIP: $500/month stipend
Mercy Corps responsibilities
For the duration of this internship assignment the intern will receive:
Intern will remain responsible for all costs associated with:
Mercy Corps is a leading global organization powered by the belief that a better world is possible. In disaster, in hardship, in more than 40 countries around the world, we partner to put bold solutions into action - helping people triumph over adversity and build stronger communities from within.
Mercy Corps Learning & Development team is transitioning to a new Learning Management System (LMS). The Learning Management System tracks the progress of and provides access to a wide assortment of training courses available to Mercy Corps team members. With the arrival of this new system, our large library of courses must be uploaded, properly cataloged, and tested in the new system. Additionally, courses will be organized into curriculums with official certificates associated with their successful completion.
The Course Librarian Intern receive admin access to the Schoox LMS and will assist and possibly lead the upload and testing of courses into the Schoox LMS. The intern will identify and create curriculums of courses and create certificates of completion. Courses will also be organized within the LMS by subject to facilitate the ability of global Mercy Corps team members to quickly find and access relevant material.
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE:
Mercy Corps interns and team members represent the agency both during and outside of work hours and are expected to conduct themselves in a professional manner and respect local laws, customs and MC's policies, procedures, and values at all times and in all in-country venues.
Diversity is powerful. To achieve transformational change, we seek out team members with different origins, beliefs, backgrounds and ways of thinking. Diversity helps us unlock complexity.