Introduction

Education Internship

Education Internship

EDUCATION INTERNSHIP

Reports to: Senior Manager of Learning and Engagement
Pay category: Unpaid
Required hours: 15-20 hours per week (2-3 days per week)

Overview of responsibilities:

  • Assist in the research and creation of virtual field trips and videos for school audiences
  • Learn about outsider art and how to teach from works of art
  • Provide support for online public programs for adults, educators, and teens
  • Provide general support to education staff
  • Interact with staff, board members, volunteers, interns, curators, artists, lenders, vendors, museum visitors, and other constituents through written and verbal communications on a regular basis

Desired skills and qualifications:

  • Strong interest in teaching and learning in museums
  • Experience in working with the public through teaching, public speaking or customer service
  • Experience with art and art-making is a plus
  • Comfort with online learning tools and eagerness to learn new platforms (Zoom, GSuite, YouTube, Slack)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs (Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • High level of professionalism

To apply for this internship, please send your cover letter, resume, and one letter of recommendation to Paula Santos, Senior Manager of Learning and Engagement, at paula@art.org.