PAID Internship Opportunity for High School Students at the Brooklyn Museum
Teen mom? Love art? Want a PAID internship?! Apply to the internship at the Brooklyn Museum!
(Text below is taken from the Brooklyn Museum website)
"In this paid internship, learn about art and art history with other teens from around New York City. As a Museum Apprentice, you'll go behind the scenes at the Brooklyn Museum throughout the school year to develop your own Museum tours and teach camp groups over the summer.
Meet curators and learn about the Museum's collections
Meet education staff and learn how to teach from objects in the Museum's collections
Develop and teach tours for children in summer camp groups
Learn about education programming in a museum setting
Build your communication, planning, and teaching skills
Strengthen your sense of teamwork, time management, and responsibility
Be able to request a letter of recommendation upon successful completion of the program
Get paid $8.00 an hour through December 2014, then $8.75 an hour through August 2015. Returning Apprentices will be paid $9.00 an hour through December 2014, then $9.75 an hour through August 2015. Work up to 212 hours for the year!
To apply, you need to be 1) a high school student, 2) at least fourteen years old, and 3) able to commit to the activities below, which take place October 2014 through August 2015.
During the 2014–15 school year:
Wednesdays: 3 meetings a month, 5–7 p.m.
Saturdays: 2 Target First Saturday sessions, 4:45–9 p.m.
Sundays: 2 Arty Facts workshops, 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
During summer 2015:
Wednesdays: 10:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Thursdays: 10:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Fridays: 10:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Submit your application between June 1 andOctober 12, 2014. Interviews take place the last weekend of October 2014. Have questions?Email us."