The Health and Science Journalism Mentor will provide training, mentoring, resources and guidance to Internews staff, media and civil society partners and journalists as they go about their work related to the COVID19 pandemic, as well as providing capacity-building and support to other local mentors. Each mentor will contribute also to the overall Internews mentor network by providing updates on pandemic developments in their regions/countries and by identifying local experts and networks that can join Internews global health conversations around the pandemic and related topics. The Mentor will work closely with and take guidance from Internews Senior Health Technical Advisor who is shaping and guiding Internews region-wide pandemic work. However, they will also be expected to work autonomously and develop work plans for delivering remote mentoring and resources to Internews staff and partners through webinars and other group activities involving relevant experts in their country.
Scope of Work:
This position is being offered and hired by Internews Network. Benefits will be consistent with Internews Network's offerings and will be reviewed during the hiring process. Additional information can be found on our About Working for Internews page.