Approximate date of posting May 23, 2018
Eligibility: The ideal candidate will be a graduate or undergraduate student majoring in library science, history, American studies, English, or similar field of study and have a GPA of 2.7 or above.
Position: Public Programs Intern/Education and Visitor Experience
Location: St. Louis Missouri
Company/Organization Missouri Historical Society http://mohistory.org/library/
Schedule/Hours flexible schedule and the ability to work a minimum of 12 hours per week. The final schedule will be determined with the supervisor.
Time Frame Fall 2018
Description: The intern will assist MHS’s public programs coordinator with programming-related tasks including general program staffing, program wayfinding, and managing program-specific social media applications at the Missouri History Museum. The intern will work with the public programs coordinator, Education and Visitor Experience staff, the MHS production crew, the general public, and occasionally with contracted speakers and collaborating organizations.
The intern’s responsibilities will include:
- General program staffing (such as putting out program signs, event wayfinding, and working with the production crew)
- Distributing and collecting audience surveys at programs
- Managing and maintaining the Education and Visitor Experience meetup.com group
- Other duties as assigned
Programs and events take place throughout the morning, afternoon, and evening,
POC: For questions, please contact Vicki Kaffenberger at firstname.lastname@example.org or Tamaki A. Harvey Stratman at email@example.com.