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Thanks for your interest in being part of the Artist Trust community! We have many ways for you to participate with us, as a staff member, intern or volunteer. Read on for current openings:

We are currently seeking applicants for the following positions. These positions will remain open until they have been filled.

Paid positions

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  1. Artist Trust / Seeks Programs Intern

Volunteer opportunities

Artist Trust regularly has volunteer opportunities available. There are many benefits to volunteering: gain valuable insight to grant panel processes; learn how we collect/distribute information; get experience in events planning; etc. Below is a list of volunteer opportunities and descriptions. Please let us know if you'd like to lend a hand!

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  1. Seeking Volunteers Year-Round
Artist Trust / Seeks Programs Intern

Creative Career Center Programs Intern

Artist Trust seeks a detail-oriented, highly organized intern to help out with the career training workshops and services in our Programs Department. Internships run for six months, 12-20 hours per week. The Programs Intern will help with various aspects of programming, including:

•    Researching, updating and managing the Artist Trust Opportunities webpage
•    Assisting with enrollment for career training programs
•    Creating and updating programming evaluations
•    Preparing materials for various career training programs
•    Assisting with events
•    Special projects

This opportunity includes:
•    Valuable insights into the nonprofit arts administration arena
•    Exposure to the ins & outs of running arts programs
•    Networking opportunities
•    Opportunities to learn Expression Engine & Raiser’s Edge
•    Capitol Hill location
•    Creative & fun work environment
   
Skills and requirements for position:
•    Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
•    Attention to detail
•    Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office
•    Desire to work in a team environment
•    Ability to work independently and be self-directed
•    Sense of humor
•    An interest in art, arts administration, or non-profit administration
•    Ability to commit to at least 6 months of interning

The Programs Intern will be rewarded a $1,000 stipend after 6 months of a successful internship are completed. Interns also receive a free one-year Artist Trust membership. Please submit a cover letter, résumé, and three professional references Zach Frimmel, zach(at)artisttrust.org with the subject line “CCC PROGRAMS INTERN”. Deadline:  August 14, 2015.

Time Commitment : Internships run for six months, 12-20 hours per week.

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Seeking Volunteers Year-Round

Volunteering is a great way to support Washington artists and Artist Trust! There are opportunities to volunteer all year; the Annual Benefit Art Auction in February is the event that requires the most volunteers, before, during and after.

Please email info(at)artisttrust.org to help us match you with volunteer opportunities.

As a thank you, when you volunteer for five hours or more, you receive an annual membership to Artist Trust, as well as our extreme gratitude and a fun atmosphere!

Time Commitment : Varies

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