Highfield Hall in Falmouth, MA seeks a summer intern with art education expertise to assist the Education Coordinator in developing and teaching arts-based activities for Highfield’s new summer camp program for children ages 5–8.
The internship requires a commitment of 20 hours in June for activity planning and six weeks of teaching during camp sessions (Monday through Friday, 8:30am–1:30pm, July 9 through August 16, 2012).
To qualify for this internship candidates must:
* demonstrate a strong interest in the arts and education
* show enthusiasm for teaching young children
* be comfortable working outdoors in all weather
* be able to work independently and as part of a team
* think creatively
A stipend of $1,000 will be offered to the appropriate candidate for a commitment of 140 hours. Highfield Hall is a vibrant and lively organization, and this brand-new program is a great resume-builder for a creative, self-motivated student who is pursuing a degree in art education and wishes to gain hands-on experience in an informal learning setting.
Please send a letter of interest and resume to Caroline Inman, Education Coordinator, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org and specify “Summer Intern, art education” in the subject line.