Journalism with Photography in El Salvador

Job Overview:

Use your creative writing skills to help our team in El Salvador tell the story of what is happening there.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  •  Learning about, photograph, and write about the work and ministries of OM El Salvador.

  • You would be involved in most of the programs that OM is running during your time there

  • Participate in group devotions

  • Visiting one of the projects

  • Meeting with OM friends for interviews

  • Writing reports/stories and editing photos

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Self-motivated, creative and have the ability to do interviews and write quality articles and reports for a variety of media outlets.

  • Photography skills would also be welcome

  • Creativity is important because the audience is totally diverse, from kids to older pastors

  • The ability to speak Spanish is ideal but not required

  • Bring your own laptop with appropriate software programs and camera equipment if you are also a photographer.

Additional Info:

  • All interns must formally accept and abide by OM USA’s Statement of Faith for the duration of the internship.

  • International internships are not paid positions and all financial needs should be covered with personal support.

  • Home-stay with a national is dependent on circumstances.

  • Pre-Field training happens through on-line materials and Skype sessions with coaches and other interns for a few weeks leading up departure date. Includes debriefing with coaches on return.

  • Dates and duration of internships are flexible, should be worked out with the team.

Qualifications of on-field supervisor:

  • Bachelors degree in Communication

Accreditation:

  • Degree Credit available upon the approval of your university/college supervisors.