Music Education & Museum Studies Intern
This internship is an opportunity to gain critical & practical experience working at a small museum, focusing on the history of music and musical instruments. The intern will work directly with full time staff, but will have the opportunity to work independently and manage projects. The intern’s projects will focus on running and improving the museum’s tours to better tell the story of music in the United States. Applicants should have an interest or background in music, history, education, museum studies, theatre, art history, or other related fields. Internships are non-paid and should be coordinated with an adviser at your college or university if you would like to receive class credit.
Conceptualize tours and programming for current and upcoming exhibitions
Lead tours and programs for school-aged, intergenerational, and adult audiences
Create and analyze reports for tour attendance and costs
Create and implement additional material and practices for tours to improve
Assist with regular museum operations when needed
20+ onsite hours are required for this internship, including some weekends & evening concerts
The ideal candidate will:
Demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Be flexible, well organized, and able to multi-task
Be a creative thinker, not afraid to offer up ideas
Have experience providing excellent customer service
If interested, please send a resume & statement of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org