36 Bromfield StreetSuite #301
Boston, MA 02108
Date Posted: August 06, 2019
Region: Eastern Massachusetts
Join our artful journey! Do you like working in a busy, artistic team environment? Want to gain experience in planning and running a new public art event, the likes of which Boston has never seen before? We are looking for creative, enthusiastic self-starters to assist with planning and outreach for an upcoming public art festival!
The Art Coordinator Intern will assist with projects and responsibilities involving for ARCK’s upcoming Gala event:
Reaching out to potential partners: nonprofit arts organizations, artists, vendors, and sponsors by email and phone
Conducting research to assist in the event planning process
Sending out updated information to local community partners and organizations
Assisting in the creation of promotional and outreach materials, including flyers and posts on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
Providing support for the Miles of Murals festival in May, 2020
Applicant should be a current undergraduate/graduate student with experience in administrative duties and fluency in Microsoft Office Suite and Google Drive. Candidate should work well independently, multitask, and be able to meet multiple deadlines on time. Experience in event planning, community outreach, and/or volunteer management is a plus. Applicants should be team players, organized, and responsible. The ideal applicant will be genuinely passionate about ARCK’s mission and excited to work with a small arts education nonprofit as it expands and grows!
This unpaid internship will begin in August or September and last through Fall 2019.
The internship will require10-20 hours per week, with flexibility around work/class schedules.
To apply, you will need…
A cover letter explaining your interest in working with ARCK
A resume that demonstrates your experience
Please email your application materials to Sara Demeter at email@example.com and include the name of the position for which you are applying in the email subject line. Please be prepared to provide the contact information of two references.
ARCK accepts applications on a rolling basis, so plan to apply ASAP! All materials are reviewed upon receipt and kept on file for at least one year.
No phone calls or in-person office visits, please.
Art Resource Collaborative for Kids (ARCK) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that provides arts integration programming to k-8 grades in the Boston Public Schools. Our classes align with the academic content and learning themes specific to our partner schools and classrooms, as well as the Common Core State Standards and National Visual Art Standards. ARCK uses art and arts integration to enhance the academic experience of our students while focusing on developing concepts like cultural diversity, identity, leadership skills, civic engagement and social justice.
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¹ Americans for the Arts. (2017). “Arts & Economic Prosperity 5: The Economic Impact of Nonprofits and Cultural Organizations and Their Audiences in the State of Massachusetts.” Retrieved from www.AmericansForTheArts.org
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