Learning and Engagement Spanish Bilingual Intern

 

Position Purpose:

 

To support the Learning and Engagement Department at the DAM by learning the ins and outs of how the L&E Department works, what its staff believes in, and the type of work they do. You’ll be based in the Family and Community programs division, but you will be able to collaborate on projects and work alongside staff across the department.

 

Our core strength lies in the wide range of backgrounds and perspectives that our visitors bring to the museum. In order to best serve our current and future audience, we strive to maximize the diversity, equity, and inclusiveness of our organization. Candidates committed to promoting diversity, inclusion, and multicultural competencies are encouraged to apply.

 

Who we are:

The Denver Art Museum is an educational, nonprofit organization that sparks creative thinking and expression through transformative experiences with art. Its collections reflect the city and region—and provide invaluable ways for the community to learn about cultures from around the world.

 

Terms:

You’ll be working 20 hours per week with possible evening and weekend responsibilities. The internship is from January-Sept. or equivalent to 9 months if starting slightly later. You’ll receive a $6,000.00 stipend for all of your work and contributions.

 

Qualifications

 

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:
Assist with program development through research, prototyping, and prepping materials
Engage museum visitors through customer service, conversations surrounding works of art, and art making throughout the museum
Support staff with on-going program maintenance in museum galleries
Assist with visitor research, including conducting visitor observations and surveys to understand the needs of visitors
Assist with Spanish bilingual family programs, specifically the storytelling program, Cuentos Del Arte
Support general needs of Family & Community Programs team

Who you are:

You are a great fit if…

You have a passion for experiential programs in museums for all types of visitors.
You have a desire to work with kids and families.
You can problem solve, think on your feet, and work independently.
You’re eager to learn and not afraid to get your hands dirty.
You love working with people of all backgrounds and ages and feed off of other people’s ideas and energy.
You love collaboration.
You’re interested in promoting diversity and inclusion within the museum field.
Current enrollment in a college or university program preferred.  

 

 

This is 20/hr./week position lasting approximately nine months. If you are interested in this position, please use the online application process at: https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/index.php?/jobs&clientkey=6F0CCA38B9135DC3CC20883865902788&jpt=

Deadline for application is November 30, 2018.

 

 It is the policy of the Denver Art Museum to prohibit discrimination against any person or organization based on age, race, sex, color, creed, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender identity, gender expression, ancestry, marital status, gender, veteran status, political service, affiliation or disability.

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