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Events & Marketing Internship with Helium Arts

Events & Marketing Internship with Helium Arts


Helium Arts is Ireland’s children’s arts and health charity. We support children facing a life of illness to let their creativity shine! Through the kindness of our supporters, including volunteers and interns, Helium’s creative projects provide much-needed distraction and relief from the loneliness and sadness caused by illness.

Here’s a short video telling the story of our organisation and the children we work with:

Role Overview

Helium Arts is seeking a Marketing and Events intern who will work with the organisation’s core team to develop the Helium Arts brand and increase its public profile. The intern will be mentored by the Helium Arts Fundraising & Development Coordinator. This is an exciting opportunity to be apart of a small team where the right candidate will be supported to make an important contribution to the growth of Helium Arts work with sick children across Ireland.

Location: Dublin 1

Hours required per week: 16 hours per week

This is an unpaid internship. Expenses are covered where previously agreed.

Role Requirements

Support the coordination of public events
Support the administration of marketing & fundraising campaigns, such as the Christmas campaign
Support the upkeep and content creation for social media platforms and newsletter marketing
Provide general administrative support to the Fundraising & Development Coordinator

Person Specification

Strong communication skills, with ability to develop written content for marketing purposes
Independent minded and well-organised
An outgoing and passionate personality with ability to work well with others
Initiative, enthusiasm and a problem-solving approach to new challenges
Strong computer skills and comfortable learning new programmes, such as CRM systems, websites and email marketing tools
Accuracy and attention to detail
Interest in how the arts and creativity can positively support children living with illness

Application Process

Please apply in writing with cover letter and C.V. to by Monday April 23rd, 5pm.

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We would love to keep in touch to tell you about what's happening in our creative programmes supporting children and teenagers managing long-term health conditions across Ireland to access a meaningful creative and social outlet. We will also send you details from time to time on our events, fundraising activities, funding and sector news.

Donate to Helium

Your donations help sick children and their families (it also makes you sound!)


Contact Us
+ 353 (0) 44 93 96 960


Helium Arts is a registered charity and compliant with the requirements of the Charities Regulator, the national regulatory authority for charities in Ireland


CHY Number: 19236
Registered Charity Number (RCN): 20075200
Companies Registration Office: 486621


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Helium Arts
Top Floor
22 Pearse Street
Co. Westmeath
N91 VYP0



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