Winter Internships - December 2018

The Learning Lab Internship program creates  opportunities to engage, develop and take ownership over projects and creative proposals that support resident and community involvement in Dwelling Place communities. We are looking for individuals who want to engage, collaborate and grow creative communities. Ideal candidates will have an interest in art, community, social justice, marketing and/or community organizing. Candidates will be looking to expand knowledge and apply skills in: practical writing, design, event planning, volunteer and member management, social work, journalism, and other fields.Potential candidates should send a brief email stating their interest, the position Title applying for,  availability and resume to: jschaub@dwellingplacegr.org. Please include “Learning Lab/ Internship Application” in the subject line.

Heartside Promotions Coordinator - Hands-on skill building around promotions for the Heartside Neighborhood including writing press releases, social media management, guerilla marketing techniques, building a written promotions portfolio. Great for someone interested in gaining experience in marketing with transferable skills useful in working for an organization or for a small business.

Community Outreach Coordinators (2) - Dwelling Place is looking for two interns to assist with administrative duties associated with specialized community organizing projects. Candidates have an interest in making positive community change in a diverse transitioning neighborhood. Great for someone who wants to lead projects with a focus on resident engagement and collaboration between nonprofit and business organizations.

Education Coordinator - A great position for creatives interested in challenging the creative community with conversation while investigating practical business knowledge. Managing the Break it Down. event series includes a one day event in February and the Doing Business class which takes place on Tuesday Nights seasonally (attendance is required) this person will work in a highly collaborative work environment alongside leadership from Creative Many Michigan and ArtPrize.
The Dwelling Place hosts a variety of internships and volunteer positions dedicated to supporting the Avenue for the Arts. Seasonally 4-7 positions are filled seasonally to support events and community organizing activities. Positions begin in September, January and May.

Interviews in December, May and August.



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