Position: Intern, Supporting Transitions

Position: Intern, Supporting Transitions

The Museum, Arts and Culture Access Consortium is seeking an intern to work with Supporting Transitions.  Supporting Transitions is a project that seeks to increase opportunities at cultural organizations for adults on the autism spectrum or with other developmental and intellectual disabilities. 

We are seeking a highly motivated individual who enjoys working closely with a small team.  The position is ideal for someone who wants to learn about project management, gain practice working remotely and independently, and forge connections in the cultural field.

This position will report to the Supporting Transitions Project Manager and work both on the Supporting Transitions project and the Cultural Access Innovation During COVID project.  This position is a remote position – the intern will not report to an office.

 

This intern will be responsible for:

  • Scheduling meetings, note-taking, and emailing notes to meeting attendees (templates will be provided)
  • Assisting with research projects as assigned through websites, e-mail communication, and/or phone communication
  • Preparing contracts and communication with consultants and contractors (templates will be provided)
  • Updating the MAC website with event pages and resources
  • Communicating regularly over email and scheduled calls with the Supporting Transitions Project Manager and the Project Manager for the Cultural Access Innovation During COVID project

 

We are looking for someone with:

  • Ability to manage and track time independently
  • Confidence working in the online Google Suite (Gmail, Google Docs, Google Sheets, Google Forms)
  • Interest in working in arts administration or learning more about the cultural workforce
  • Personal and/or professional experience with autism and/or other  developmental or intellectual disabilities

 

Please let us know when you apply if you:

  • Are familiar with MAC or have attended any MAC events in the past
  • Have experience with WordPress, website editing, or blogging
  • Have experience captioning videos
  • See yourself as an advocate for disability rights
  • Are an artist
  • Are interested in developing any specific skills to help you in further career searches (i.e. communication, teaching/facilitation, organization)

 

General schedule for this position is flexible, other than a bi-weekly phone call on Thursday afternoons from 4:15pm-5:15pm.

 

To apply for this position, please email a resume and a cover letter to Katie Fanning at stprojectmanagermac@gmail.com

 

Rate of Pay:  $15/hour

Approximate Hours per Week:  4 Hours

Applications Due:  July 6th, 2020

Estimated Start Date:  July 20th, 2020

 

Candidates with disabilities, individuals who speak multiple languages, and people of color are highly encouraged to apply.

 

The Museum, Arts and Culture Access Consortium (MAC) is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.



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