Summer Camp Internship

Summer Camp Internship

Summer Camp Internship

Are you looking for a fun summer internship? We are seeking dependable, friendly, and self-starting individuals to work with us during summer camp. Interns must be comfortable and interested in working with children ages 7-12. It is helpful to have applicable knowledge of art materials and techniques to assist teachers as well as interact and work with students to encourage their creativity.

The selected intern will assist with all aspects of camp from early June to mid-August. Example responsibilities include:

  • Assisting teachers with classroom management
  • Interacting with students to encourage creativity and learning
  • Assisting with facility cleanliness and general camp maintenance, i.e. set-up, clean-up, and organizing art supplies and student work
  • Preparing and supervising snack and lunch breaks
  • Supervising student check-in/check-out procedures 

Interns may work up to 30 hours per week. The typical schedule is Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Additional hours may be available on Mondays or Fridays. Preference will be given to interns who can work regularly. Compensation range: $10-15/hr.

To apply please submit the following materials to artcentereducation@sioux-city.org:  

Resume – Please list relevant coursework, work experience, and other experience that relate to the internship.

Cover Letter/Personal Statement – On a separate sheet of paper, please write a short statement regarding why an internship at the Sioux City Art Center is a fit for your academic and career goals. Please keep statements to one page or less.

Letter of Recommendation – Provide one letter of recommendation from a current or former teacher, advisor, or employer. Indicate in your application if the letter is included or will be sent separately.