Internship Position at Ethiopia Skate

Position: Paid Internship – Youth Programs, Community Engagement, and Program Development
Job Time: Part-Time

Internship Position at Ethiopia Skate

Position: Paid Internship – Youth Programs, Community Engagement, and Program Development

Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Applicants needed: Female

About Ethiopia Skate:

Ethiopia Skate is a non-profit organization dedicated to empowering youth through skateboarding, education, and community engagement. We believe in the transformative power of skateboarding to foster creativity, build confidence, and create positive change in the lives of young people in Ethiopia.

Position Summary:

Ethiopia Skate is seeking a motivated and enthusiastic intern to support our youth programs, community engagement initiatives, and program development efforts. The intern will work closely with our team to assist in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of various programs and activities aimed at empowering youth and strengthening communities through skateboarding.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the development and implementation of youth programs, including skateboarding lessons, workshops, and events.
  • Support community engagement initiatives, including outreach activities, partnership development, and stakeholder engagement.
  • Contribute to the planning and execution of program development projects, including research, data analysis, and report writing.
  • Collaborate with team members to brainstorm ideas, develop strategies, and evaluate program effectiveness.
  • Provide administrative support as needed, including data entry, scheduling, and communication with participants and partners.


  • A recent graduate of a relevant degree program
  • Passion for youth empowerment, community development, and social change.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Previous experience in program development, community engagement, or youth work is desirable but not required.

Duration: 3 months, with the possibility of extension based on performance and funding availability.

How to apply

Interested candidates should submit a resume/CV and a brief cover letter outlining their interest in the internship position and relevant experience to

Please include “Internship Application – Youth Programs” in the subject line of the email.

Application Deadline: February 27, 2024

Ethiopia Skate is an equal-opportunity employer and encourages candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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