REPORTS TO

Education Director

HOURS & SCHEDULE

10 Weeks, May-August 2024 (start and end date to be determined). Monday – Friday, including an occasional Saturday.

SUMMARY OF POSITION

Deadwood History, Inc. is excited to announce an opportunity for a dynamic and motivated individual to join our team as an Education Intern for the summer. As an Education Intern, you will have the chance to actively contribute to the planning and execution of educational programs while gaining valuable hands-on experience in the field of education.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

• Assist the Education Director in developing and implementing engaging educational activities and curriculum for summer youth programs.

• Assist with giving guided tours to school groups.

• Supervise small to medium size groups of students in grades K-7.

• Research programming to enhance educational content and stay updated on relevant topics.

• Communicate effectively with families as well as students.

REQUIREMENTS

• Enrolled in an accredited educational program in the fall 2024-2025 school year. Focus on education, teaching, or a related field helpful but not mandatory.

• Passionate about fostering a positive learning environment for children.

• Excellent communication skills.

• Strong organizational abilities, attention to detail, and deadlines.

• Excellent speaking skills and enjoy being outdoors.

• Operate office equipment, including a computer, copier, telephone, and security system.

• Willingness to work flexible hours.

• Ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented setting.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

Capable of lifting 30 pounds. Able to bend, reach, stoop, stand, climb stairs, and/or walk over varied terrain for extended periods of time, and exposure to outdoor elements is necessary, at times. Must be able to see, hear, and speak effectively (with or without reasonable accommodations).

TO APPLY

If you are a dedicated and enthusiastic individual with a passion for education, we invite you to apply for this PAID summer internship opportunity. Please submit your resume, cover letter, and references outlining your interest and qualifications to [email protected] by March 27, 2024.