Education Intern: School, Family, and Access Programs

The Education Department at the Jewish Museum is offering an excellent opportunity for an individual who is interested in education and the arts. The Education intern will have the opportunity to work in a variety of areas within the department—school, family, teen, and access programs. Additionally, the intern will help with administrative responsibilities in the department.  The intern will receive a museum identification card that allows for free admission to other museums and various discounts.

Department: Education
Reports to: Associate Manager of School and Educator Programs
Date posted: January 16, 2020
FLSA Status: Unpaid
Schedule: Three days per week


Intern will assist staff with:

  • Family art workshops
  • School/camp tours including prepping art materials, assisting with lessons, and documenting programs
  • Develop, prep and facilitate art projects in the studio
  • Professional development workshop
  • Programs for audiences with special needs
  • Outreach to audiences, such as developing mailing lists.
  • Research projects in conjunction with upcoming exhibitions or Museum collection
  • Movies that Matter, Summer Studio, and other teen programs
  • Data entry of program evaluations
  • Other administrative projects as needed


  • Current Bachelors or Masters student of Art History, Art Education, Museum Education, Museum Studies, or Studio Art preferred
  • Strong research and writing skills
  • Knowledge of art history, fine arts, and education
  • Teaching experience and/or experience with children and families preferred

To apply, send resume, cover letter, and internship application to: 

Human Resources Associate
The Jewish Museum
1109 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10128


The Jewish Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer.