Digital Skills Internship

Join the WNPEI Team!

Tuesday, June 25, 2024

The Digital Skills Intern will be responsible for supporting communications and social media activities at WNPEI. Responsibilities include graphic design, social media management, website updates and other communications-related tasks.

Are you a feminist who has digital skills to share with a community-based organization? If yes, apply now for the Digital Skills Internship at Women’s Network PEI.

Position Details

Reporting to: Executive Director

Internship Criteria

A candidate candidate must:

  • Be thirty years of age or under at the start of the internship,
  • Have completed a program at a recognized post-secondary institution,
  • Be legally entitled to work in Canada,
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person who has been granted refugee status,
  • Not be in receipt of Employment Insurance benefits during the internship, and
  • Be unemployed or underemployed.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Develop and support Women’s Network PEI’s communications plan
  • Develop a social media strategy for Women’s Network PEI as well as a social media policy to support safer spaces online.
  • Develop visual materials for programs, events and outreach purposes.
  • Support outreach and promotion of the annual fundraising event as well as other activities.
  • Enhance digital storytelling capabilities of existing programs and projects of Women’s Network PEI.
  • Support programming teams with visual materials, and other communications and or social media needs.
  • Support Women’s Network PEI’s board of directors to relaunch Common Ground Magazine digitally.
  • Provide support related to digital tools and processes to support Women’s Network PEI’s board and staff.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Understanding of intersectional feminist approaches and applying gender and diversity lenses.
  • Knowledge of social justice and feminist issues in PEI and beyond.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in a fast-paced team environment.
  • Understanding of digital platforms and tools for community-based organizations.


This is a part-time position located in Charlottetown with hybrid work options available (in-office as well as remote). The Digital Skills Intern will work 24 hours a week at a rate of $24/hr for 26 weeks with an anticipated start date of August 12th, 2024.

How to Apply

Equity Statement

Priority will be given to candidates of diverse backgrounds and members of marginalized communities. People from marginalized communities, including but not limited to women, Indigenous people, people with disabilities, people of colour, queer and trans people, people who have migrated (refugees or immigrants) and people of low socioeconomic status are especially encouraged to apply. Please indicate in your cover letter if you consider yourself a member of a marginalized community and would like to be considered as such for this hiring process.

To apply, submit your resume and cover letter to Women’s Network PEI by email to by Monday, July 15th at noon. If you have any questions, please contact us.

If selected for an interview, please note they will likely take place between July 29th and July 31st.

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.