Museum Education Intern

Type

Internship

Career Post Duration

Open Until Filled

Supervised By

Director of Education

Department

Education

General Responsibilities

Qualified individuals will assist the Education Department:

  • supporting with the implementation of various K-12 academic programs such as Education Mornings. Responsibilities include inventory of art supplies, executing the program, and photo-documenting
  • preparing and implementing of adult programs such as lectures, demonstrations, and musical performances
  • creating family treasure hunts for special and permanent exhibitions
  • researching in-depth for upcoming exhibitions and individual artists
  • developing museum lessons based on museum collections
  • working on the teaching collection
  • organizing and updating docent files, tracking hours of service, etc.

Interested applicants should email:

  1. letter of interest
  2. resume
  3.  email three references

Specific Responsibilities

Applicants should be upper division (junior or senior)/graduate students majoring in an education, art-related, or museum-related discipline. They should be organized, detail-oriented, and computer literate. Applicants should also have a general knowledge of art terminology and education theories/practices, possess excellent writing skills and LOVE working with people. The internship places you in a dedicated, professional, and dynamic education office.  

Accountability

Hours:    12 hours/week


Pay:    Unpaid


Starts:    
Spring Semester – October 10
Summer Semester – March 10
Fall Semester – June 10