Education Intern

Education intern

Seeking Summer Term: May 28- August 9, 2019 (or any portion thereof)

Position Title
Summer Education Intern

General Description
The Education Department is seeking a highly motivated individual who is looking to gain experience with educational programs in the visual arts. Although the internship will touch upon a variety of programs, the focus is Orlando Museum of Art’s ten-week offering of summer studio classes for elementary and middle school students. The Education Intern will help facilitate the program, including assisting with sign in and sign out duties, lunchtime supervision, daily organizational activities, and writing information sheets that connect authentic works of art in OMA’s collection to the materials, techniques, and processes that students experience in the studio.

Hours
To be determined by Intern’s school schedule and Education Department needs.

Requirements
Interested candidates must have (or be in the process of completing) a college-level education and have a background in art history, art education, or studio art, as well as a love of working with children of all ages. A working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel is helpful. A professional temperament and an ability to relate with people of diverse backgrounds is a must.  Applicants should demonstrate excellent writing and communication skills and have an ability to multitask. 

Salary
Academic credit in lieu of compensation.

How to Apply
Please submit a cover letter stating your interest in the program, the skills you bring, what you hope to gain and how you hope to contribute to the Education department along with a resume and academic writing sample to:

Orlando Museum of Art
ATTN: Education Intern
mdriscoll@omart.org
p: 407.896.4231 ext. 282
f: 407.896.9920

Application Deadline:
Open until filled.