The Music Center (Performing Arts Center of Los Angeles County) is a leader at the cultural heart of Los Angeles, bringing to life one of the world's premier arts destinations by creating opportunities for arts participation, enabling compelling programming, arts education, and providing first-class facilities and services. Its vision is to be a dynamic and connecting force, transforming lives and strengthening community through the performing arts.
The intern will provide support to the Manager of Professional Development to expand the Summer Arts Studio for Educators, a three-week course designed to assist teachers, principals, and district administrators strengthen their capability to provide quality arts education for K-12 students in Los Angeles County and beyond. Duties include assisting with registration and related data entry; phone calls; follow-up tasks to track enrollment information; coordinating production facilities; compiling/editing instructional materials for publications/distribution; ensuring the smooth running of the workshops and other activities; documenting activities and events by photo and/or video; summarizing data from sessions and evaluation materials; communicating with Teaching Artists; confirming registered school team participants, and providing general support to the Manager of Professional Development and department staff.
Familiarity with Windows and knowledge of MS Word and Excel are essential. Experience and skills in editing, formatting and publishing materials is preferred. Problem-solving and organizational skills are required, as well as the ability to take initiative in carrying out responsibilities with professionalism. The Music Center requests an enthusiastic and detail-oriented individual who is eager to aid classroom teachers in their professional development in the arts via our Summer Arts Studio for Educators setting. An interest in arts education and/or performing arts administration is a plus.
How to Apply
To apply, please e-mail a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org and please note “Summer Internship-Education” in the subject line; or fax to 213-972-0721; or US Mail to Human Resources Attn: Summer Internship-Education, The Music Center, 135 N. Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90012. No phone calls please.