INTERNSHIPS

 

Development Intern 

Now accepting applicants for 2018 semesters. 

Development Interns have a passion for non-profit organizations, education, children, community development, and business & administration. Students will gain hands-on experience with a small non-profit, build a strong resume, and engage with local businesses and community members. Interns become active team members with our small staff and make a meaningful impact on the children and community. 

STEM Program Intern 

Now accepting applications for spring 2018. 

The Graphic Design Intern will assist the museum staff in updating, designing and producing print materials, signage and web graphics while maintaining brand consistency. The intern will participate as an active member of the museum Marketing Committee. This unique public setting offers unlimited creative possibilities for the student or young professional seeking to build a stellar design portfolio.

summer Program Intern

Now accepting applications for summer 2018.

The Program Intern will assist Museum Education staff with programming designed to engage children and family audiences, with a focus on summer camps. Students will gain practical experience teaching in the museum setting while also learning operating procedures and best practices required to run a successful children’s museum. Contact us to learn about other opportunities in the spring or fall.

Employment Opportunities

 

Part-time Guest Services Staff

The Explore More Discovery Museum, located in downtown Harrisonburg, seeks energetic, creative, team-oriented individual to serve as part-time guest services staff responsible for supervising daily museum operations, assisting with special programs and working with community volunteers.  Applicants must be available to work most weekends.

Approximately 10 - 15 hours offered within the following times: 
Tuesday - Saturdays 9:00 – 5:30, First Fridays of the month 4:00 – 7:30 PM, Sundays afternoons and evenings for special events as needed.The museum will coordinate shifts to accommodate student class schedules. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

        Excellent verbal and written communication skills

        Outgoing and comfortable promoting museum programs and services

        Ability to manage busy front office with limited supervision

        Experience working with young children and families

        Dedication to Explore More’s  educational mission

        Excellent computer skills (Microsoft Office)

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to Explore More, P.O. Box 957, Harrisonburg, VA 22803 or e-mail to info@iexploremore.com.

 

Explore More Discovery Museum is 501(c)(3) organization.

 

 

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