Discovery Center Museum is excited to announce that we are accepting applications for (4) paid Summer Youth Internships. These positions are available to Spring 2020 high school graduates who are looking for an opportunity to help out in the museum and at events, and to design art projects related to the museum's Art Studio, Family Fridays events, the outdoor Secret Garden, and more.
The Summer Youth Employment program spans nine weeks (Monday, June 15th thru Saturday, August 15th), with each employee working approximately eight weeks. The remaining week will be used for college visits and/or family vacations. Potential candidates should be available to work 19 hours per week and will be compensated at a rate of $10.00 per hour. Candidates MUST be available every Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Summer Youth Interns will practice leadership skills, hone organizational abilities, flex creative muscles, and sharpen people skills. They will also get job experience as they fill out time sheets, adhere to schedules and work with professional art and education staff.
Prospective Summer Youth Interns must apply and interview for the positions. Selection criteria include proven leadership abilities, reliability, organization and creativity. Successful applicants must enjoy teaching students of all ages and have a friendly and confident manner when working with people, especially younger children.
To apply for these positions, complete the application below. Application deadline is April 17. First interviews will be completed with online video chat.