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Education Intern/Teaching Artist in training

Posting Details

Posting Details

Date Posted 09/20/2017
Working Title Education Intern/Teaching Artist in training
Anticipated Starting Academic Term Fall
Job Type Student
Job Category Administrative/Office Support
Federal Work Study Required? Yes
Job Summary

This position will assist in implementing Pittsburgh Festival Opera’s two main education programs: Opera Tots! and Opera in the Schools.

Duties include:
• Contacting schools to encourage them to participate in the program.

• Creating Teacher’s Guide for the Opera in the Schools production, Goldie B. Locks and the Three Singing Bears.

• Creating performance schedule and assign schools to show times.

• Creating school visit schedule and visiting the schools with a teaching artist.

• Assisting with the implementation of Opera Tots and Buzzword programs.

Job Requirements

• A passion for the arts and education.

• Experience working with youth.

• Ability to be self-directed but also able to work as a member of a team.

• Excellent time management and multi-tasking skills.

• Excellent communication and writing skills; the ability to project a professional demeanor with external constituents, especially at critical or challenging times.

• Basic knowledge of computer equipment and programs, most importantly G Suite

• Able to attend performances and as necessary.

• A car is helpful, but not essential.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Hourly Pay Rate $10.00
Anticipated Number of Openings 1
Anticipated Hours per Week 6-10
Anticipated Weekly Schedule


Campus Pittsburgh
Primary Work Location 286 Main St. Pittsburgh PA 15201
Posting Number S-05617-P

Posting Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Federal Work Study (FWS) award?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter