About the Center

Internships

The Art and Culture Center’s internship program gives interns in-depth exposure to the workings of individual departments and practical and theoretical training, and within a non-profit contemporary arts organization. Interns contribute to timely projects while working under the supervision of one of the Center’s professional staff. Internship projects are based on the organization’s needs and requirements and are assigned to interns with the appropriate skills and interests.

Arts Education / Arts Administration Internship

Liaison with: Art and Culture Center/Hollywood (ACCH) administrators and staff, students, parents, teachers, artists, the general public and other organizations.

Reports to: Assistant Director

Objective: Assisting with coordination of education operations, personnel and programming. This programming includes classes, after school programs, school partnerships, spring and summer camps, workshops, community events and other special projects.

Schedule: 15+ hours a week depending on focus and requirements

Credit: School or volunteer credit

Duties:

To Apply:
Completed application should include the following: A typed resume with list of accomplishments, extracurricular activities, art exhibitions/events, sports participation and other achievements; a Personal Statement (no more than 500 words, double-spaced) answering the following: 1.) Why would you like to intern at the Art and Culture Center/Hollywood? How does the Art and Culture Center internship fit with your background and career goals? 2.) What do you hope to achieve from the experience and what do you believe you can contribute? Mail the application to Art and Culture Center Re:Arts Education / Arts Administration Internship 1650 Harrison Street, Hollywood, FL 33020. Additional questions please email education@artandculturcenter.org.

Public Relations Internship

Liaison With: Center staff & management, media, artists, general public, volunteers, and arts/education institutions.

Responsible For: Assisting with public relations activities for the Art and Culture Center/Hollywood and Hollywood Central Performing Arts Center.

Minimum Number of Hours per Week: 20

Reports To: Public Relations

Credit: School or volunteer credit

Research and Development:

Correspondence:

Coordination and Distribution:

Candidate Requirements:
The successful candidate will have a basic understanding of public relations principles. Working knowledge and experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, email, internet access and AP style. Excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills needed. Proper phone etiquette required. The candidate should work well as part of a team and also be self-directed, punctual, dependable, enthusiastic, and knowledgeable of the performing, visual arts, and/or education. The candidate must have excellent organizational and administrative skills as well as an ability to work well with the public. Oral and written bilingual (Spanish) skills a plus.

To Apply:
Completed application should include the following: Letter of Recommendation from two of the following: Principal, Dean, Professor, Teacher, Guidance Counselor, Academic Advisor; A typed resume with list of accomplishments, extracurricular activities, art exhibitions/events, sports participation and other achievements; a Personal Statement (no more than 500 words, double-spaced) answering the following: 1.) Why would you like to intern at the Art and Culture Center/Hollywood? How does the Art and Culture Center internship fit with your background and career goals? 2.) What do you hope to achieve from the experience and what do you believe you can contribute? Mail the application to Art and Culture Center Re: Public Relations Internship 1650 Harrison Street, Hollywood, FL 33020. Additional questions please email pr@artandculturcenter.org.

Outreach Internship

Liaison With: ACCH staff & management, general public, artists, volunteers, arts and education institutions, local businesses.

Reports To: Public Relations

Objective: Coordination of outreach activities for the Art and Culture Center/Hollywood and Hollywood Central Performing Arts Center.

Minimum Number of Hours per Week: 16

Credit: School or volunteer credit

Duties:
Research and Development

Correspondence

Coordination and Distribution

Candidate Requirements:
The successful candidate will have a basic understanding of marketing and public relations principles. Working knowledge and experience with Microsoft Word, email, Excel and internet access. Excellent interpersonal skills and proper phone etiquette required. The candidate should work well as part of a team and also be self-directed, punctual, dependable, enthusiastic, and knowledgeable of the performing, visual arts, and/or education. The candidate must have excellent organizational and administrative skills as well as an ability to work well with the public. Oral and written bilingual (Spanish) skills a plus.

To Apply:
Completed application should include the following: Letter of Recommendation from two of the following: Principal, Dean, Professor, Teacher, Guidance Counselor, Academic Advisor; A typed resume with list of accomplishments, extracurricular activities, art exhibitions/events, sports participation and other achievements; a Personal Statement (no more than 500 words, double-spaced) answering the following: 1.) Why would you like to intern at the Art and Culture Center/Hollywood? How does the Art and Culture Center internship fit with your background and career goals? 2.) What do you hope to achieve from the experience and what do you believe you can contribute? Mail the application to Art and Culture Center Re: Outreach Internship 1650 Harrison Street, Hollywood, FL 33020. Additional questions please email pr@artandculturcenter.org.

Special Events Coordinator Internship

Location: Art and Culture Center/Hollywood

Responsible For: Assisting with coordination of activities and special events for the Art and Culture Center/Hollywood

Liaison With: Center staff and management, board, event committees, general public, vendors, volunteers, and community partners.

Hours per Week: Minimum eight hours per week, flexible schedule.

Reports To: Administrative and Development Manager

Research and Development:

Correspondence:

Coordination and Distribution:

Candidate Requirements:
The successful candidate will have a basic understanding of marketing and public relations principles. Working knowledge and experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher, mail merges and email. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills needed. Diplomatic phone etiquette required. The candidate should work well as part of a team and also be self-directed, punctual, dependable, enthusiastic, and detail-oriented. Candidate must have excellent organizational and administrative skills as well as an ability to work well with the public. Working knowledge of the performing arts, visual arts, and/or education would be considered a plus.

To Apply:
Completed application should include the following: A typed resume with list of accomplishments, extracurricular activities, art exhibitions/events, sports participation and other achievements; a Personal Statement (no more than 500 words, double-spaced) answering the following: 1.) Why would you like to intern at the Art and Culture Center/Hollywood? How does the Art and Culture Center internship fit with your background and career goals? 2.) What do you hope to achieve from the experience and what do you believe you can contribute? Mail the application to Art and Culture Center Re: Development Department Internship 1650 Harrison Street, Hollywood, FL 33020. Additional questions please email daphna@artandculturcenter.org.

Exhibitions Department Support

Liaison With: ACCH staff & management, general public, artists, volunteers, arts and education institutions, local businesses.

Reports To: Curator of Exhibitions

Objective: Assisting curator of exhibitions with various activities pertaining to the Art and Culture Center/Hollywood’s Contemporary visual arts programming.

Credit: School or volunteer credit

Duties:
Research and Development

Correspondence

Exhibition and Special Events Support

Candidate Requirements:
The successful candidate will have a working knowledge and experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, email, and internet access. Excellent interpersonal skills and proper phone etiquette required. The candidate should work well as part of a team and also be self-directed, punctual, dependable, enthusiastic, and reasonably knowledgeable of the visual arts. The candidate must have excellent organizational and administrative skills as well as an ability to work well with the public.

To Apply:
Completed application should include the following: Letter of Recommendation from two of the following: Principal, Dean, Professor, Teacher, Guidance Counselor, Academic Advisor; A typed resume with list of accomplishments, extracurricular activities, art exhibitions/events, sports participation and other achievements; a Personal Statement (no more than 500 words, double-spaced) answering the following: 1.) Why would you like to intern at the Art and Culture Center/Hollywood? How does the Art and Culture Center internship fit with your background and career goals? 2.) What do you hope to achieve from the experience and what do you believe you can contribute? Mail the application to Art and Culture Center Re: Exhibitions Department Support 1650 Harrison Street, Hollywood, FL 33020. Additional questions please email info@artandculturcenter.org.

Development Department Internship

Liaison With: ACCH Director of Development and office staff

Reports To: Director of Development

Objective: Working with the Director of Development to research and write grant proposals submitted to public and private organizations

Minimum Number of Hours per Week: 16

Duties:

Candidate Requirements:

Benefits to Candidate:
The successful candidate will gain practical, hands-on experience in grant writing and developing fund-raising strategies for a major arts organization.

To Apply:
Completed application should include the following: A typed resume with list of accomplishments, extracurricular activities, art exhibitions/events, sports participation and other achievements; a Personal Statement (no more than 500 words, double-spaced) answering the following: 1.) Why would you like to intern at the Art and Culture Center/Hollywood? How does the Art and Culture Center internship fit with your background and career goals? 2.) What do you hope to achieve from the experience and what do you believe you can contribute? Mail the application to Art and Culture Center Re: Development Department Internship 1650 Harrison Street, Hollywood, FL 33020. Additional questions please email jrusnak@artandculturcenter.org.

Theater Marketing Intern

Location: Hollywood Central Performing Arts Center, Florida (HC-PAC)

Liaison With: ACCH staff & management, general public, clients, artists, vendors

Reports To: Theater Manager

Minimum Number of Hours per Week: 12

Primary Function:

Candidate Requirements:
The successful candidate will have general marketing knowledge and strong familiarity with social media (facebook, twitter, linkedin, youtube, etc). Marketing or public relations students preferred. The candidate should work well as part of a team and also be self-directed, punctual, dependable, and knowledgeable of the performing arts a plus. The candidate must have excellent organizational and administrative skills as well as an ability to work well with the public. Knowledge of applicable software and applications: PowerPoint, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign a strong plus.

To Apply:
Completed application should include the following: A typed resume with list of accomplishments, extracurricular activities, art exhibitions/events, sports participation and other achievements; a Personal Statement (no more than 500 words, double-spaced) answering the following: 1.) Why would you like to intern at the Art and Culture Center/Hollywood? How does the Art and Culture Center internship fit with your background and career goals? 2.) What do you hope to achieve from the experience and what do you believe you can contribute? Mail the application to Art and Culture Center Re: Theater Marketing Internship 1650 Harrison Street, Hollywood, FL 33020. Additional questions please email chad@artandculturcenter.org.