Thanks for your interest in joining the Holding of Wrist team for a multi-month internship! It’s safe to assume you’re here because you believe in the issues we focus on and our vision: Holding of Wrist aims to help others through self-harm, depression and suicidal thoughts through continuous contact, positive thoughts and love.
Holding of Wrist is looking for creative individuals who are: digitally minded, self-motivated, organized, responsible and who has a positive attitude. We need people who are good at quick decision making and likes to think outside the box who are willing to go the extra step to make a difference.
If you’re looking to make a dent in the world, put in an intern application with Holding of Wrist. We’ve been around since 2008, which means we’re an established and reputable online community; You can make a difference in thousands, possibly millions of lives.
Please read over ALL the following information carefully, after that you will be directed to completing a simple application. This is best viewed on desktop or laptop.
October 23rd, 2016 – November 4th, 2016: Accepting applications (or until 100 submitted)
November 5th, 2016 – November 6th, 2016: Choosing & contacting all applicants
November 7th, 2016 – November 12th, 2016: Training new interns
November 13th, 2016 – April 1st, 2017: 2016/2017 Internship
-Must be 16 – 30 years old.
-Must be located inside the United States of America
-Must be willing to protect & represent the brand “Holding of Wrist” at all times
-Must have internet access daily
-Realize that we are all good, but not great. We can all be and do better.
This is a multi-month, unpaid internship with Holding of Wrist. There is no promise of a permanent position on the staff, however it is a strong possibility based on how the internship goes. We are located in Richmond, Va but this internship does not require travel to Richmond.
We pay close attention to your language and use of words. Please be sure to use correct grammar, take your time and provide as much information as possible- we love reading about you!
Getting To The Good Stuff…
We have multiple positive available. Each are very important to the running and growth of Holding of Wrist. Click on one or all to read more, then continue down the page!
We live in a very digital age and Holding of Wrist was founded by Youtuber, Jimmy Elliott. Holding of Wrist is very educated on Youtube, but does not have the time available to be more active. As our Youtube Content Creator, you understand how powerful Youtube is and can name ten Youtubers off the top of your head!
You will be responsible for posting weekly videos on Holding of Wrist’s Youtube channel & then send the link to the Multimedia Director Intern for further promotion. This includes: writing (if you pre-write your videos), filming, editing and uploading all by yourself- so yes, internet access, editing software and HD Camera is required. As a Youtube Content Creator, we assume you know words such as: metadata, thumbnail, tags, description, analytics and how they work on Youtube. As a Youtube Content Creator you will also assistance the Multimedia Director with their weekly video.
We’re looking for a young, fresh and upbeat face to bring our Youtube channel to life. The videos you post will discuss issues that we focus on: Self-harm, depression, suicidal thoughts, abuse, etc.
As our Design Intern, we’re looking for someone who has expert experience designing using a computer, has great communication and strong urge to help others through images. We need someone who can design logos, project and website graphics, and later on new merchandise designs.
We do not provide you with the resources or software to design because we are assuming that you are applying with previous experience and examples of past work. Our photos and website has been viewed millions of times, this is a chance for you to get your work noticed and help others at the same time.
(Mobile users, please CLICK HERE to fill out the application)