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EDUCATION INTERN

Summer 2019

 
 

Help our education program connect the artists and creative resources of the Project to the greater Dutchess County and Northwest Connecticut community. Interns will engage with contemporary art educators and teaching strategies while participating in and contributing to a growing education department.
 

Things you might help out with:

  • Working with K–6th graders in the Art Nest, the Wassaic Project’s free, drop-in artmaking space

  • Co-teaching in our summer camps: Camp Wassaic and Art Scouts

  • Serving as a tour guide for visiting camp and school groups

  • Working with a team of high school education interns

  • Promoting the education programs within the greater Wassaic community

  • Researching alternative education programs and strategies

 

Requirements:

  • Must be available to live onsite 5 days per week in Wassaic, NY, including weekends (days off will be weekdays). A car is recommended but not required.

 

Benefits:


To Apply:

Send a single PDF file named "firstName-lastName-2019-education-intern.pdf" to opportunities@wassaicproject.org with the subject line "Summer 2019 Education Internship Application."

Please include in the following order:

  • Name, email, phone number, Skype ID, website (if applicable)

  • Your availability: When will you be available to start working? When is the last date you can work?

  • Contact information for two references (professional and/or professors)

  • A brief (brief!) cover letter stating your interest in working with the Wassaic Project and something about yourself you think is interesting

  • Your resume

 

Application Deadline:

March 15, 2019