Landmarks is currently hiring a paid education intern. See details below.
Landmarks Education Intern
Hourly salary $12.00
Hours per week 10 hours/week, flexible within M-F 9-5pm with some evenings and weekends.
Earliest Start Date 1/16/2024
Overall purpose of the position:
Landmarks is seeking an upper-level undergraduate or graduate-level intern to assist its active education department. The intern will support Landmarks’ Education Coordinator with a range of projects, including managing the James Turell Skyspace, assisting with the launch of installations by internationally known artists, and developing programming for broad audiences.
Manage the day-to-day activities of the James Turrell Skyspace, including scheduling and managing paid student attendants, recording attendance numbers, supervising reservation system, and responding to inquiries. Occasional assumption of attendant duties at the Skyspace may be required.
Expand student and public involvement with Landmarks by proposing and designing programs and tours that appeal to audiences from a variety of backgrounds and disciplines
Assist with volunteer recruitment, orientation, and coordination for the Landmarks Docent program
Assist with programming and staffing for campus-wide events such as Explore UT, Austin Museum Day, Austin Studio Tour, and Girl Day
Assist with content development for educational materials such as activity guides, audio guides, and self-guided tours
Design and/or support collaborative public programming to establish stronger community partnerships with Austin arts organizations
Collaborate with other units on campus on new programming to reach students outside of the arts
Other duties as assigned
Enrolled as UT student
Interest in art education
Graduate student in Art Education
Career Competencies Gained:
Articulate thoughts and ideas clearly and effectively in written and oral forms to persons inside and outside of the organization
Exercise sound reasoning to analyze issues, make decisions, and overcome problems
Build collaborative relationships with colleagues and audiences representing diverse cultures, races, ages, genders, religions, lifestyles, and viewpoints
To apply, please apply on Handshake
250-300 word statement explaining how the internship will further your professional goals
250-300 word statement of financial need (Students must demonstrate financial need with a written statement)
Applications due: December 18, 2023 by 8 AM CST
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