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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Brevard Music Center Institute and Festival Paid Internship season stipend paid bi-weekly, full board, and on-campus housing

The Brevard Music Center is currently accepting applications for an array of Arts Administrative and Production summer staff positions. These positions are a wonderful opportunity to work with world renown musicians and learn within an exciting and fast-paced professional summer music festival. Come join us in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains for a summer to remember. This is Brevard. Be inspired. Be Here.

Some of the available positions are:

~Artistic Liaison and Artistic Operations Assistant
~Assistant Orchestra Librarian
~Audio Engineering Internship
~...

Chicago Sinfonietta Unpaid Internship Application Deadline: Mar 15 2019

We are currently accepting resumes for a Development internship position with our organization. The Development Intern will receive a comprehensive overview of fundraising for a non-profit performing arts organizations. The position is unpaid; however includes hands-on education, one-on-one mentoring with senior staff members and assistance in receiving academic credit (if available).
Responsibilities:
Internship responsibilities include but may not be limited to:
Perform funder and prospect research
Assist in writing funding requests for...

Chicago Sinfonietta Unpaid Internship Application Deadline: Mar 15 2019

We are currently accepting resumes for a Marketing internship position with our organization. The Marketing Intern will receive a comprehensive overview of marketing for a non-profit performing arts organizations. The position is unpaid; however includes hands-on education, one-on-one mentoring with senior staff members and assistance in receiving academic credit (if available).

Responsibilities
Assemble and distribute promotional materials
Assist Box Office Manager with ticketing and database management
Assist Marketing Associate with social media...

West Virginia Youth Symphony Paid Position $25,000/yr starting salary Application Deadline: Mar 1 2019

The West Virginia Youth Symphony is seeking a General Manager to organize and administer the work of the WVYS. The position is part-time and includes responsibility for Monday night rehearsals, concerts and tours, organizing staff and volunteers, managing overall fundraising campaigns, communications, maintaining websites and social media, writing and administering grants, and representing the organization to the public. Prior experience with music organizations and/or other non-profit groups is preferred. Some work may be done remotely. Starting salary is $25,000/yr. Starting date is June...

University of Kentucky College of Fine Arts Paid Position

The School of Art and Visual Studies (SA/VS) at the University of Kentucky seeks applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor in Drawing and Digital Illustration to begin August 2019. The successful candidate will teach two courses per semester in drawing and illustration (2/2 teaching load) and advise both undergraduate and graduate students working in a variety of contemporary studio art and design practices. The applicant will also be expected to conduct creative research and provide appropriate service to the school, college, university and public.  A successful candidate for...

University of Kentucky College of Fine Arts Paid Position

The School of Art and Visual Studies (SAVS) seeks applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor in Art Studio, Foundations/Drawing to begin August 2019.  The successful candidate will teach three courses per semester in our vibrant and contemporary Foundations Program, oversee the Foundations Drawing Studio and work with both undergraduate and graduate students in a variety of contemporary studio art and design practices. Drawing in our Foundations Program takes a traditional approach to perceptual awareness and articulation, while incorporating creative thinking, compositional...

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: tanya.harper@uky.edu / 859-257-477

University of Kentucky Singletary Center for the Arts Paid Position

Duties include assisting patrons with seat location, taking tickets at the main entrances to the hall, and assisting with setting up the lobby prior to an event.  Students applying for this position must have a good attitude, be willing to converse with the public, ability to work weekends/nights, and be prompt.  This position does allow for advancement/promotion.

Applications can be picked up in person at the Singletary Center Ticket Office.