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Entry-level PR job @ Long Island education organization

Nassau County BOCES, an educational organization, seeks an entry-level employee in its public relations department. The employee will mostly write press releases and pitch story ideas to journalists. Job is based in Garden City pays $35,000 per year. Position begins ASAP and students graduating in December are encouraged to apply.

Applicants must be Nassau County residents. The successful applicant will eventually be required to pass a civil service test, which will involve grammar proofreading and general PR questions.

The Board Of Cooperative Educational Services of Nassau County (Nassau BOCES) serves the 56 school districts of Nassau County, Long Island, by providing cost-effective shared services, including career training for high school students and adults, special education, alternative schools, technology education, and teacher training, as well as dozens of programs to expand educational opportunity and help districts operate more efficiently.

To apply, please contact Angela Marshall at 516-396-2285 or amarshal [at] mail.nasboces.org.