March 8, 2019

Arts Administration Internship at The Schoolhouse for Art, Co. Wicklow

Application deadline: 20 March.

The Schoolhouse for Art are offering an internship for an administrative assistant. The individual may enhance their art education/training, develop their own art practice whilst gaining valuable experience and skills in business and art administration.

β€’ Start date is immediate (March 2019).
β€’ The internship is for 6 months.
β€’ The Schoolhouse for Art expectation is that the successful applicant would work Monday – Friday, 9am to 5pm with 1 hour for lunch.
β€’ The Schoolhouse for Art is a small operation and personnel work as a team covering a variety of functions. The successful candidates’ duties will cover all aspects of day to day operations.
β€’ As our Intern will interface with workshop students by phone, email and face to face, an engaging attitude and strong interpersonal skills are a prerequisite.

Work expectations include:
β€’ Responding to phone and general enquiries.
β€’ Weekly class and workshop administration including class bookings, registration and
general communications.
β€’ Office Administration – Business β€œhousework” reporting & filing.
β€’ Website content management (updating classes and workshops).
β€’ Social media postings and promotions.
β€’ Practical class and workshop set up, area organisation- tidying.

Skills required
β€’ Basic computer literacy and social media savvy.
β€’ Ideally experienced with the Squarespace web platform.
β€’ Strong interpersonal skills (Personable, versatile, enthusiastic, dependable)
β€’ Capable of working in a team and also under own initiative.

β€’ 6-month approx contract
β€’ Private studio space for developing own artistic practice.
β€’ Art Tuition/Observation on Schoolhouse for Art workshops
* Travel and subsistence contribution, amount to be decided with intern, approx. €25 per day.

Applications by email only. Please send a relevant CV and examples of work to

Arts Administration Internship at The Schoolhouse for Art, Co. Wicklow