Available Positions 

Here at NAMI Oklahoma we work to provide help and hope to those in our state who are impacted my mental illness. If you are interested in joining the NAMI Oklahoma team, check this page periodically to see our available positions! We'd love to have you join us! 

Internship | Program Support Intern


Description The Program Support Intern will work closely with the Programs Team and their designated supervisor to complete projects and tasks related to the Support Groups / Classes / Workshops / Presentations / Program Trainings of NAMI Oklahoma. This intern will assist with various projects related to the organization and distribution of materials and information regarding programming to participants and the community. Details

  • 10-15 hours per week
  • Spring 2022 (January-May 2022) or ongoing
  • Must be able to work daytime hours with occasional evening availability preferred
  • All work will be remote until further notice (Possibility of meeting at office 1x a week)
  • This internship can either be for credits OR for experience. It can be ongoing!
Responsibilities
  • Observes and assists Program Coordinators/ Program Leaders to learn about areas of career interest.
  • Assists, as necessary, in the coordination, administration, or monitoring of programs.
  • Assists, as necessary, with researching, collecting, and organizing data, performing analyses, and preparing reports to supplement knowledge gained through academic courses.
  • Perform administrative duties in support of program logistics and materials
  • Research community resources and outreach strategies in order to increase NAMI Oklahoma presence in all service areas.
  • Attend outreach events, and collaboration meetings in the community as a representative of NAMI Oklahoma
  • Provide virtual/IT support for all types of programming when needed
  • Perform related duties as required and/or assigned.
Skills + Qualifications
  • Lived experience preferred (Individuals living with mental health conditions and/or individuals who have a family member living with a mental health condition)
  • Current college student interested in social services, operations, and outreach in a nonprofit organization.
  • Respect and compassion for people affected by mental health conditions
  • Excellent organizational skills, and ability to prioritize and work independently
  • Attention to detail and ability to stay motivated with repetitive tasks
  • Self-starter who is action-oriented
  • Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication skills, and a supportive, empathetic style
  • Proficiency with Gmail, Google Forms, and Google Sheets or similar applications
  • Enjoys being a member of a team!
Compensation This is an unpaid internship position with opportunity for school credit if allowed by the college/university of the applicant. Position offers experience to work on substantive projects and can result in a great reference/connection. To Apply Please email cover letter and resume to our Development and Marketing Coordinator, Kieran Mahoney at kieran@namioklahoma.org with “Program Support Intern” in the subject line.




Internship | Marketing Intern


Description NAMI Oklahoma seeks a dynamic, compassionate, self-starter to assist in marketing and communications efforts for the Spring of 2022. This internship is an excellent opportunity to experience various aspects of marketing while working for a well-known community based nonprofit organization. Details

  • 12-16 hours per week
  • Spring 2022 (February-May 2022) or ongoing
  • Must be able to work daytime hours with occasional evening availability preferred
  • All work will be remote until further notice (Possibility of meeting at office once every few weeks)
  • This internship can either be for credits OR for experience, it can be ongoing
Responsibilities
  • Assist in developing and maintaining NAMI Oklahoma’s social media presence, for platforms including Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, and Twitter.
  • Provide assistance in creating and writing NAMI Oklahoma’s bi-monthly e-newsletter
  • Help to keep the NAMI Oklahoma website up to date when needed
  • Assist in the creation of press releases, marketing emails, and social media posts etc.
  • Assist in developing, planning and execution of events to promote and raise funds for NAMI Oklahoma including our annual NAMIWalks Event on May 21, 2022
  • Help with the outreach to sponsors and participants of the annual NAMIWalks Event
  • Collaborate and communicate with all NAMI Oklahoma staff and local affiliates on new ideas, marketing initiatives, etc as needed. Meet weekly with the Marketing & Development Coordinator.
  • Provide technical assistance and guidance to local Affiliate Leaders
  • Answer calls and provide support on Helpline
  • Other duties, as assigned
Skills + Qualifications
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Undergraduate enrolled in an accredited college or university with a focus in business, communications, public relations, marketing, non-profit philanthropy or similar field
  • Comfortability being a team player as well as a self-starter when needed
  • Firm grasp of available tools and platforms in the social media space
  • Previous internship or related experience in marketing or communications a plus
  • Proficiency in a variety of computer skills/programs such as Microsoft Office Suites, Canva and Constant Contact. Knowledge of Hootsuite and Wix a plus
  • Self-motivated, good organizational skills, detail-oriented, problem solver with an ability to meet deadlines and multi-task
  • Enthusiasm for the mission of NAMI Oklahoma and the people we serve
Compensation This is an unpaid internship position with opportunity for school credit if allowed by the college/university of the applicant. Position offers experience to work on substantive projects and can result in a great reference/connection. To Apply Please email cover letter and resume to our Development and Marketing Coordinator, Kieran Mahoney at kieran@namioklahoma.org with “Marketing Intern” in the subject line.