Summer 2018 Internships

Organization: 
Penland School of Crafts
Organization: 
Penland School of Crafts
Desired Location: 
Mitchell
Organization Type: 
Nonprofit
Category: 
Intern
Description:

Penland School of Crafts is an international center for craft education offering residential workshops, residencies, community education programs, and exhibitions. Located on 420 acres in the NC mountains, Penland has 16 teaching studios and 57 historic and contemporary buildings. Penland School of Crafts is an equal opportunity employer with a staff of 63. Penland conducts its business with an annual operating budget of $5.7 million. We offer several internships throughout the year. Penland is located about an hour northeast of Asheville, NC. Penland will work with applicants seeking educational credit for the internship. Details can be discussed in the interview process. We are currently accepting applications for summer 2018 internships in Arts Administration/Donor Stewardship, Nonprofit Management, Arts Administration/Special Events, Kids Camp, Gallery/Digital Media and Studios. Applications are due February 1, 2018.

Career Level: 
Student
Job Type: 
Internship
Salary Range: 

A Penland internship offers a unique opportunity to live and work in a dynamic, creative educational community and work with accomplished professionals in a mutual learning and knowledge sharing environment. A small stipend for work is included. All housing and meals will be provided at no charge to the intern for the duration of the internship period with a $75 stipend for each week of the internship when the Pines dining hall is closed. Class and studio access is not provided.

How to Apply: 

For more information on application instructions and dates, please see http://penland.org/about/jobs.html. Penland School of Crafts believes that diversity and inclusion are essential to fulfilling its mission. We want to inspire and nurture the human spirit, and we value the perspectives and contributions of all people. We want the Penland experience to include varied ideas, world views, and personal characteristics. Penland is committed to being a community that welcomes and respects everyone regardless of age, ability, ethnicity, race, religion, philosophical or political beliefs, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, nationality, geographic origin, and socioeconomic status. We are committed to providing an environment free of discrimination.