The SMYO Education Intern will work closely with faculty to build curriculum for our Opus World Music summer camp (July 5th-31st,) as well plan and lead non-classroom activities. You will learn about syllabus planning, classroom management skills, and how to work with fellow educators to successfully carry out the 4-week long camp. This position will work approximately 40 hours a week, June through September.
This position ideally requires a special interest in arts education, and previous experience working with children.
Santa Monica Youth Orchestra's mission is to provide a diverse, inclusive, and integrative music program that engages young people, ages 5-18, from all cultural and economic backgrounds. Striving to eliminate as many barriers to entry into music as possible, SMYO’s weekly program is tuition-free, without auditions, and open to any young musician who can commit to weekly rehearsals. Our Opus World Music summer camp introduces students to music and arts from cultures all over the world.