Job Listing: Paid Internship

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Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Williamsburg, VA 

Internship Details:


There are five internships. Interns will be paid $10 an hour.

The Intern C, Teacher Institute serves as support for the Colonial Williamsburg Teacher Institute program. Provides assistance in planning, implementation, logistical support, and completion of weekly onsite teacher development workshops.  




  • Assists in organizing, managing, transporting and caring for Colonial Williamsburg Teacher Institute educational materials, equipment, and supplies.
  • Assists Colonial Williamsburg historical interpreters in moving teachers from various interpretive sessions and programs.
  • Assists staff with instructional sessions for teachers during Teacher Institute weeks.
  • Assists a coordinator with primary logistics, as assigned: lodging assignments/confirmations, meals arrangements/confirmations, airport transportation arrangements/confirmations, or weekly staff and participant schedule creation.
  • Assists with orientating teachers to the physical layout of the Historic Area and the Teacher Institute program
  • Reconfirms historical interpreters’ schedules, classroom space, meals, hotel and transportation reservations, and admission tickets.
  • Assembles educational materials and AV equipment.
  • Records information for evaluative and marketing purposes.
  • Assists with research for developing new educational materials for teachers.
  • Computer Data Entry (records registrations and evaluations).
  • Provide photos and group feedback for Teacher Professional Development reports and marketing.
  • Enhances the Teacher Institute experience by providing feedback to staff about the program.
  • Provides excellent customer service to Teacher Institute participants.



  • College student with a concentration in history or education.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Prior experience in teaching or historical study and work.
  • Availability to meet variable program schedules (8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m., weekends included)
  • Computer word processing experience.
  • Must be able to transport up to 50 pounds (such as, educational materials, equipment and supplies)


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