Internships

Summer Internships

Summer Theatre Camp “Traveler”

“Traveler” Intern Definition:

Working under the supervision of the Summer Program Director and Artistic Directors, this internship is an "artistic counselor" who travels with a group of children in the program. This intern, if appropriate, will also be responsible for planning artistic lessons to teach to campers.

What you will learn:

  • Artistic training in Collaborative Arts Education prepares you for work with children and the arts
  • Skills and abilities in working directly with children
  • Working within a team of artist educators by fully participating in daily activities
  • Games, classroom management, behavior modification
  • Skills in collaborting, deferring to program mentors, and child advocacy

Knowledge, skills and abilities needed:

  • Experience working with school aged children
  • Positive attitude, energetic, and punctual
  • Any artistic training in the following disciplines: acting, writing, visual arts, singing, musical instrument, dance, yoga, construction, set design, costuming, puppetry, mask making, ensemble building

To be considered for this internship the applicant must:

  • Be willing to submit to a criminal background check and child abuse history check with the appropriate authorities.
  • Attend staff meetings, trainings, site set-up and set builds as necessary
  • Be able to have a consistant schedule (eg - one full week)

This applicant will be invited to attend (at no charge) our Collaborative Arts Institute training module.

Please contact:
Chris Herrman
Yes! And… Collaborative Arts
info@yesandcamp.org

Summer Theatre Camp support staff

Summer Camp Support Staff Intern Definition:

Working under the supervision of the Program Director and Executive Director, this internship is an opportunity to see how Yes! And... Collaborative Arts camps run behind the scenes.

What you will learn:

  • Working directly with children and fully participating in daily activities
  • Facilitating lunch, games, and other duties assigned by the Artistic Director
  • Attending staff meetings, trainings, site set-up and set builds as necessary

Knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • Experience in fast-paced working environment
  • Experience working with school aged children
  • Positive attitude, energetic, and punctual
  • Artistic training is helpful, but not mandatory

To be considered for this internship the applicant must:

  • Be willing to submit to a criminal background check and child abuse history check with the appropriate authorities.
  • Attend supervisor meetings and be available for specialized training
  • Be able to have a consistant schedule (eg - one full week, Tuesdays and Thursdays, etc.)

This applicant will be invited to attend (at no charge) our Collaborative Arts Institute training module.

Please contact:
Chris Herrman
Yes! And… Collaborative Arts
info@yesandcamp.org


To apply


You should know:

  • The application is in an editible PDF format. You should be able to electronically complete it and send it back.
  • Please give us a few weeks to process before sending follow-up coorespondance.

Contact us:

Yes! And... Collaborative Arts 21 W. Washington Ln. Philadelphia, PA 19144
215-ART-GANG 215-278-4264 info@yesandcamp.org Contact Us Form

Job Samples

Become the master of games during lunch and between activities.

Help transport kids to and from camp

Work one-on-one with a camper who is struggling

Set up snacks and run other logistics

Organize volunteer parents to participate

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And more!

Nothing here strike your fancy? You can feel free to contact us and let us know what you are interested in. We are a small enough organization that we can craft a unique internship experience that builds on your strengths and teaches you what you want to learn! Contact us today!