TED-Ed Programs Intern

  • Remote
  • Contracted
  • TED-Ed
  • Entry Level

Position Overview

TED-Ed is looking for an enthusiastic, multi-talented TED-Ed Programs Intern to work closely with TED-Ed’s Programs Associate and Programs Team on promotion and implementation of the TED-Ed Student Talks program.


  • Provide video content processing support - reviewing, categorizing videos, managing video library etc.
  • Screen and review Student Talks applications during Programs team review sprints
  • Support with email correspondence, addressing community inquiries
  • Assist in marketing and social media promotion of Student Talks program
  • Design visual assets and write copy for social media and other Student Talks promotional materials
  • Assist with community building efforts and projects with educators and students
  • Support series of video calls with students around the world

Minimum Requirements:

  • Current undergraduate or graduate student eligible for college credit
  • Proficient in Google Calendar, Docs and Gmail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Fundamental knowledge of digital campaigns or messaging to a global audience
  • Can work independently and feels comfortable taking initiative on new projects
  • Tested ability to multi-task without sacrificing organizational details
  • Solid understanding of international youth/education-related spaces preferred
  • Must be able to work Eastern Standard Time working hours

The ideal candidate:

  • Is committed to amplifying the voices of students and educators from around the world
  • Is comfortable speaking the language of education and youth development
  • Ability to facilitate discussions, both in person and online
  • Thrives in a dynamic and fast-paced work environment
  • Has experience working in a professional working environment remotely
  • Loves creating system structures and is incredibly detail-oriented
  • Thinks creatively and proactively solves problems
  • Enjoys collaborating with others
  • Proficiency in Spanish is preferred


  • Practical experience working for a non profit, with a focus in program management and community building
  • Shadowing, mentoring, and training opportunities with experienced, knowledgeable professionals
  • Opportunity to participate in TED-Ed program events and company meetings
  • Flexible schedule for students
  • Compensation available

Time commitment: 30-40 hours/week. Must be able to commit to a summer term June 2022 - August 2022 with the possibility to extend through the end of the year.

Location: Remote


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