Programs Intern – Education

Programs Intern – Education

Location: Savannah, Georgia
Timeframe: January–May 2019

The Savannah Music Festival is currently searching for an Intern to assist with its education programs for the Winter/Spring Semester. This internship is ideally suited for anyone wishing to gain experience in any/all of the following categories: writing for social media and the public, social media PR strategies, research and program development, the production of large-scale events, non-profit organizations, arts education. Hours are flexible (appx. 10-15 hours per week) except during program event weeks, and according to the candidate’s schedule. This internship will take place during the 2019 festival.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Support Education staff in promotion of education programs
  • Provide content for and manage SMF education social media accounts (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr)
  • Assist Education Director and Education Associate in the production of SMF Education events during the Savannah Music Festival
DEPENDING ON THE INTERN’S SKILLS AND INTERESTS, DUTIES MAY ALSO INCLUDE:
  • Conducting research on best practices for education programs
  • Building and adding content to databases
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively with diverse populations, including children, teenagers, volunteers, teachers and parents
  • Ability to manage multiple and diverse tasks
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Familiarity with Mac OS, Microsoft Office Suite and Google Suite

Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to Katie Griffith: katie@savannahmusicfestival.org.


No phone calls, please.