Six-month paid internship: Storyteller

Do you want to use your creative powers for positive impact? This is for you!

  • Affordable, warm, dry homes for all;
  • A liveable income for all, including those on income support;
  • Clean water, healthy rivers and climate action;
  • Decarceration: Moving toward a 2040 without prisons and only wellness centres;
  • Devolution: The Crown sharing power and resources equitably with iwi, hapū and Māori.

Your focus will be on amplifying, creating or coordinating digital content that:

  • Promotes a decolonised and re-indigenised Aotearoa New Zealand through real-life stories and tangible examples that relate to our campaign focus areas (listed above);
  • Helps to reverse negative stereotypes about Māori by sharing and creating mana-enhancing content with the ActionStation community via social media and our mailing list of 360,000;
  • Provides people with hope and inspiration to be a part of a movement working toward constitutional transformation as outlined in Matike Mai.

You will have some skills in at least one of the following, though not necessarily professionally:

  • Writing;
  • Photography;
  • Graphic design;
  • Filming and/or video editing;
  • Social media content creation (e.g. Instagram stories, memes);
  • Podcasting.

And we will support you to gain new skills in:

  • Campaign strategy and design;
  • Community and digital organising;
  • Media wrangling;
  • Digital fundraising.

To apply:

Please send a CV, cover letter and some examples of your creative work (e.g. a portfolio, a piece of writing, a website, a video) to info@actionstation.org.nz with the subject line “Application: Paid Internship” by 5 pm on 21 January 2020. Please send the CV and cover letter as PDF documents with your first and last names in the file name.

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Community campaigning organisation bringing people together to act in powerful and coordinated ways to create a fair and flourishing Aotearoa for all.