Hubbard Street Youth Program Intern

Submitted by jgunter on Mon, 08/06/2018 - 2:50pm

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

At Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, we bring artists, art and audiences together to enrich, engage, and change lives through the experience of dance.

We are seeking a smart, mission-driven, self-starter to join Hubbard Street’s Youth Dance department. Administrative Interns are integral members of the organization. Youth Program Interns are entrusted with a number of challenging responsibilities, and must be able to work independently in a fast-paced environment. Interns will work with Hubbard Street’s administrative and artistic staff to build knowledge, experience, and confidence in arts management.

The Youth Program Intern position is an unpaid internship. Interns are compensated with unlimited free dance classes through the Lou Conte Dance Studio, during the course of their internship.

 

College credit is available as arranged by your college or university. Internships are available by semester, school year, or summer session.

 

DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Communications between Youth Program families, faculty, and support staff
  • Recording Youth Dance Program registrations and student files
  • Assisting with merchandise sales and class payments
  • Maintain social media and website content updates
  • Assist with marketing needs for Youth Dance Program events and programs
  • Organize and update mailing lists
  • General office duties, such as photocopying, faxing, filing, etc.
  • Assist in departmental and organizational data entry and database management
  • Assist in organization of documentation and archives
  • Keeping departmental calendar up-to-date
Requirements
Skills & Qualifications: 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Have completed at least one year of college
  • Available for a minimum of twenty (20) hours per week, with special accommodations during “breaks”
  • Possess strong written and verbal skills
  • Be knowledgeable of Microsoft Office programs
  • Have excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Possess the ability to work independently with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment
To Apply: 

To apply: Please submit cover letter and resume to Jenn Gunter, Youth Programs Manager at jgunter@hubbardstreetdance.com. Please also submit Fall Session availability (Sept through January).

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to equality, diversity, and inclusion in all areas of the organization’s work.

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Jenn Gunter