Jobs & Internships

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Submissions are updated weekly. Postings without an application deadline are open until filled. All non-UK postings cycle out 6 weeks after post date, even if they have no deadline or a deadline farther out than 6 weeks at time of posting. Be sure to note down all information if you plan on applying after a CFA posting will expire!

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Woodford Theatre Paid Internship $12/hr Application Deadline: Sep 17 2018

Woodford Theatre is seeking a Box Office Intern to work Box Office hours Tuesday and Thursday 11:00 AM-3:00 PM. The Box Office intern would be responsible for answering phone calls, taking ticket orders, following Woodford Theatre Box Office policy, and more as assigned by the Box Office Manager or Artistic Director. Experience in ticketing software (especially OvationTix) a plus, but not required. The Box Office Internship is an 8 hour a week, Tuesday and Thursday 11:00 AM-3:00 PM, paid internship.

Woodford Theatre Paid Position $33,000/year Application Deadline: Sep 17 2018

The Business Manager for Woodford Theatre is a full time exempt position. The Business Manager is responsible for management of all day-to-day operations including all financial and administrative elements of the organization. The Business Manager will work closely with both the Marketing/Development Manager and the Executive/Artistic Director. The Business Manager serves as a liaison to Board Committees and facilitates communication between the Board, staff, the public and (on administrative matters) artists. The Business Manager reports directly to the Artistic/Executive Director....

Lexington Chamber Orchestra Unpaid Internship Application Deadline: Sep 15 2018

The Lexington Chamber Orchestra is seeking an intern for the 2018-19 season.

The intern will be responsible for:

  • Designing and distributing concert flyers in the greater Lexington area
  • Marketing concerts on various social media outlets
  • Managing stage changes during concerts

The intern should have graphic design experience, access to appropriate design software, and reliable transportation.

University of Kentucky Singletary Center for the Arts Paid Position

The Singletary Center is currently hiring University of Kentucky students as stage managers, sound engineers, stage hands, and lighting engineers.  Previous experience preferred but not required; on-the-job training provided.  Daytime, evening, and weekend shifts available based on performance schedules.

Contact SCFA Production Director Tanya Harper for more information: / 859-257-477

LNX Remodel & Restoration Paid Internship $10/hr

LNX Remodel & Restoration transforms properties and spaces into beautiful homes throughout the metro Lexington area.  We create custom finished cabinets, floors, trim, walls and murals.  We're looking for an artists' helper to support our lead painter/designer.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Preparing floors, cabinets, walls and other areas of homes/apartments for painting and finishing
  • Post project organization and cleanup
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs

Please Note:  the address listed is our office - the artists helper will be...

Ecclesia Academy Paid Position $35/h Application Deadline: Sep 14 2018

Piano student with an aptitude to teach piano to 3 students ages 4, 9 & 10 in our homeschool on Old Frankfort Pike, once a week. The youngest has no musical training. The elder children have had Suzuki violin book 1 training and continue to play by ear for fun. They are currently being taught piano by their dad who is too busy to devote regular time with them. They are currently working on Hanon Book 1, lesson 5. They have played simple hymns and responses at church from time to time. They will be in 5th grade this fall. We do have some early learning piano books here for you to start...

Ecclesia Academy Paid Position $35/h Application Deadline: Sep 14 2018

Violin teacher to come to our homeschool once a week to teach 3 children ages 4, 9 & 10. The youngest has had no violin training at all. The elder children have had Suzuki book 1 training as far as Bach's Minuet in G major. We don't necessarily ascribe to the Suzuki method though we find it works for early learners. The elder children can pick up simple songs and play by ear and sometimes even transpose to a different key.

Living Arts and Science Center Unpaid Internship Application Deadline: Aug 31 2018

Intern will Assist LASC's Gallery Director on all exhibition-related administration including planning and installing of exhibitions in the LASC four exhibition spaces, the development of accompanying hands-on component for each exhibition installed in the LASC’s Kinkead Gallery as well as help oversee special events like the Day of the Dead Festival, Community Schools Art Project, altar/ofrenda installations during the LASC’s Day of the Dead Festival, artists call for entries, and art donations for the LASC’s fundraiser H’Artful of Fun .

They will also assist with:

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Renegade Classics Paid Position $10/hour Application Deadline: Aug 12 2018

Renegade Classics Lexington, a motorcycle apparel and accessory retail outlet, is looking for a part-time store associate who can also act as an embroidery specialist. The position will include normal retail duties which include assisting customers with the merchandise and ringing up sales, but will have the additional component of using Stitch Era Liberty, a embroidery design software, to produce custom patches for customers. Any prior experience with this program is preferred, but...

Living Arts and Science Center Unpaid Internship Application Deadline: Aug 31 2018

Art education and administration interns will work with the Arts Education Coordinator, to support day-to-day operations of the Living Arts and Science Center’s art education programs. Duties will vary but may include researching and preparing activities and materials for outreach programs and special events; leading hands-on art activities and representing the center at events around town; assisting or teaching in select classes or afterschool programs; supervising open-studio sessions; organizing and maintaining classroom spaces and supplies; soliciting donations of class supplies;...