Education Internship

Posted on 11/13/2017

Education Internship
Edmond Historical Society & Museum – Application Deadline: Open until filled

The Edmond Historical Society & Museum is currently looking for an intern who wishes to gain experience in museum education. Working under the direction of the Program Director the intern will gain experience in a number of the following areas:

  • Developing museum gallery tours for all ages
  • Assisting in gallery tours • Creating gallery guides for ongoing and temporary exhibits
  • Educational program planning and research
  • Content development for Making History Crafts: Spring Break at the Museum and Frontier Day with Martin Park Nature Center in Spring 2018
  • Content development for Homeschool Day and Scout Night programs in Summer 2018
  • Social Media content creation

The education intern is an unpaid position that requires a minimum commitment of ten (10) hours per week. Attention to detail and proficiency with computers is a must, access to a vehicle is preferred. Priority consideration will be given to students who are looking to fulfill internship requirements in museum studies or similar programs. Potential interns are responsible for consulting with their academic advisors to insure they meet the requirements to receive credit for their internship. Edmond Historical Society & Museum will provide intern feedback and internship evaluations as needed to fulfill credit requirements. There is one internship position available per semester.

Send a resume and cover letter to [email protected].