19 Clarendon Street
At Boston Ballet, we are committed to providing high quality dance education through a wide array of programs and classes for every type of student. We believe in connecting with our community to educate and inspire a love of dance and the arts in Boston and beyond. Boston Ballet School (BBS) has three locations – Boston, Marblehead, and Newton and we are currently looking for one Spring Intern for our Boston location and one for our Newton location.
Description of Position:
An internship with Boston Ballet School is an opportunity to be exposed to the inner workings of a complex dance school. Interns will learn school administration and management. Primary roles and responsibilities may include:
- Recruitment through marketing campaigns including direct mail, grass roots, online and special events
- Provide customer service through various channels including in person, phone, email, social media, and written notifications
- Special event support in the preparation and execution of annual events including the winter SDP audition tour, Fall Back-to-School Open Houses and Spring student showcase performances.
- Create and maintain student records using Tessitura, a premier arts management software database
- Assist customers through online and offline registration processes
- Support Managers and Directors with executive projects in accordance with Boston Ballet’s mission
- Opportunity to attend and participate in staff meetings across departments
- Interest in arts education and administration
- Excellent communication skills
- Ability to interact effectively with constituents of all levels, from small children to adults
- Ability to handle sensitive information in a discreet and professional manner
- Computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite
- Flexibility, positive attitude, and good work ethic
- Strong attention to detail
- Ability to work independently, and as a member of a team
Boston Ballet is an equal employment opportunity employer.
Boston Ballet internships are unpaid. Boston Ballet internships are available for credit (preferred) or on a volunteer basis. Boston Ballet Interns in the Fall and Spring are eligible for complimentary tickets to season performances and discounted classes.