Intern with Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage and gain experience in the museum field.
Available Hermitage Internships
Spring 2016 Marketing Hermitage Internships
The Hermitage Marketing Department is looking for spring interns.
Responsibilities include coordinating:
- Social media
- Event planning
- Administrative duties
- Sales research
- Ad design and copy
- Video shooting and editing
To apply, please send an email of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org to address the following:
Why are you interested in an internship at The Hermitage?
What would you like to gain from your internship with us?
What area(s) interest you the most?
Is the internship is a course or departmental requirement? If so what is required for successful completion?
What is your approximate number of hours available each week.
Include a summary of your education and museum, field, lab or marketing experience.
Include your resume with at least two references.
Spring 2016 Event Coordinating Internship Overview
Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage is located in Nashville, TN. You can experience a walk through Andrew Jackson’s life and home, explore a beautiful, vintage Tennessee farm and experience an important piece of Nashville and our nation. Rated the third best Presidential Site in the nation by USA TODAY, this is a must-see for any visitor to Music City! We were also voted Couples’ Choice for 2015 by Wedding Wire and Nashville’s Best Wedding Venue by Perfect Wedding Guide 2014. Our main purpose at Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage is to interpret the life of Andrew Jackson.
Internships for the Events Department will be integrally involved in the planning and execution of onsite events as well as the marketing and strategic planning to reach event sales revenue goals.
Events this summer include a vast majority of weddings and some corporate functions. Additionally, there will be the opportunity to be involved with events done to promote the events department including style shoots, attending networking events, and wedding shows.
Potential internship candidates must be self-starters that do not require much oversight. Strong writing and communication skills are also a must. Candidates must be comfortable doing many different roles in a professional work environment.
Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.
Duties Will Include
– Market research projects and data mining
– Working to coordinate vendors for events
– Designing graphic emails to drive event sales (Constant Contact)
– Event design and set up
– Assisting with on-site wedding coordinating and decorating
– Internship must be done for college course credit
– Some weekend work required
Fall 2016 Collections Hermitage Internships
The Collections department at The Hermitage is looking for Fall interns. Connect with the Collections Department now for more information.
Learn about our mission, collections, and organizational system
Work closely with a member of the Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage staff
Gain practical and theoretical training in museum work
Contemplate the role of museums in modern day society
Students are responsible for setting up arrangements for course credit with the college or university of their choice. Housing and transportation will not be supplied for students.
The Hermitage has only unpaid internships available at this time.