Education Intern

Position: Education Intern

Reports to: Education Team

The Mark Morris Dance Group Education Department provides people of all ages and abilities access to meaningful artistic experiences. Through The School and Community Education Programs, there are unique opportunities for over 3,800 students annually to explore, create, and celebrate dance and music with professional and diverse faculty throughout Brooklyn and New York City.

As Education Intern, you have an imperative role that assists day to day operations, participates in strategic planning, and communicates the mission of Mark Morris Dance Group to our families, teachers, and community members. From observing class to representing the company, the Education Internship is a comprehensive opportunity for those invested in exploring a career in dance education.

Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, the following:

  • Ensure accuracy of robust support systems for teaching artists, musicians, and assistant teaching through database management and reporting
  • Participate in weekly and monthly strategy meetings with Education, Marketing, Development, and Operations departments to develop an understanding of organizational goals
  • Represent the Mark Morris Dance Group at Education events both on and off-site, including the opportunity to assist in a weekly dance class
  • Contribute to day-to-day management and scheduling of Education Programs both on and off-site
  • Create systems to streamline implementation of The School, Adult, and Community Programs
  • Process and synthesize evaluations to reflect on program effectiveness
  • Field registration inquiries for The School and Adult Programs at the Mark Morris Dance Center

How to Apply:

  • Email internship@mmdg.org with subject line Internship-Education.
  • Include a cover letter, resume outlining your education and work experience and one letter of recommendation.
  • Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.
  • General MMDG Internship information is available on the main internships landing page.

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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse workforce and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, or veteran status.

Due to the number of applicants we cannot respond to everyone. You will receive a confirmation email of your application being received. You will be contacted if we are interested in your application.