Want to be a Museum Teen Assistant? Hurry, you’ve got until March 6 to apply

By | February 25, 2015

summer teensDo you know a student who enjoys visual art and is interested in museum work? Museum Teen Assistants develop and lead tours for young audiences and participate in a variety of community programs throughout the St. Louis area. In the course of their work, teens improve their public communication skills, gain leadership experience, develop transferable professional skills, and build their resume.

High school students between the ages of 15 and 19 who have completed 9th grade and will return to high school in fall 2015 are invited to apply. Applicants must be available to work Tuesday through Friday, June 11 through August 4, 2015 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. An additional five hours per month are required during the academic year.

To apply, contact Lisa Stelling-Jokisch via email at lisa.stellingjokisch@slam.org or via phone at 314.655.5268. The application deadline for the 2015 Museum Teen Assistants program is Friday, March 6.