Communications/Public Relations Intern

Company: Florida Division of Blind Services


Contact Person: Stephanie Lambert

Application Deadline: August 26, 2016


Under general direction of the Communications Coordinator and the Division of Blind Services Executive Team, the Communications intern shall assist in the development and production of communications pieces, special events and marketing strategies. This internship is unpaid.

The Florida Division of Blind Services, a division within the Florida Department of Education, helps blind and visually impaired individuals achieve their goals and live their lives independently. Through DBS, blind and visually impaired Floridians have access to educational, vocational, medical, social and recreational services beginning at birth. In addition to helping younger clients, the Division works with adults to obtain independent living solutions and career and vocational education skills so they can accomplish their life goals. Since 1941, DBS has made vast strides in attacking the barriers that have hindered persons with visual disabilities from fully participating in society and the workforce.


  • Training in the field of Journalism (Mass Communications, Marketing, Public Relations)
  • Knowledge of AP Style
  • Have strong writing skills
  • Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Highly Motivated, Organized and Detail Oriented

How to Apply

Email a copy of your resume and cover letter to [email protected].

Job Originally Posted on: Monday, August 8, 2016