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.  

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • 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.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

 
  • 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)

 

Please apply online at www.colonialwilliamsburg.org/careers.