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Internships & Employment


Special Events Internship

The Blowing Rock Art & History Museum is seeking applications for the Summer 2019 internship in Special Events.

The Special Events intern works closely with the Executive Assistant & Special Event Coordinator to plan, execute, and follow up on all summer special events at BRAHM. It is hands-on experience for those looking to pursue careers in event planning and hospitality management.

To apply, please email Jasmin McFayden, Executive Assistant, at admin@blowingrockmuseum.org for the position description. Then submit cover letter, resume, and at least two references by February 15, 2019. You may call Jasmin with questions at 828-295-9099 ext. 3011.


Marketing & Communication Internship

The Blowing Rock Art & History Museum is seeking applications for (2) Summer 2019 interns in Marketing & Communications.

Marketing and Social Media

Interns will work closely with the Marketing & Communications Director in planning and implementing the Museums communications strategy including copywriting, brand management, public relations, website management, social media, and email marketing. Interns will be challenged to grow their technical skills through the use of several marketing platforms such as FireSpring, MailChimp, and Buffer and their professionalism through interaction with other communications and museum professionals. This internship will be heavily focused on social media marketing and management. This is an unpaid internship.

To apply, applicants are asked to submit a cover letter describing their applicable experience, resume, and at least two references to Ashley Warren, Marketing & Communications Director, at ashley@blowingrockmuseum.org.

Special Exhibition Project Management:

BRAHM is excited to host a major exhibition in late-summer and fall 2019. Development, management, and implementation of a marketing plan for this exhibition will be led by the Marketing & Communications Director. In addition, a Special Projects intern will be added. The main task for this intern will be the development and implementation of a social media marketing plan for the exhibition. Other duties include aiding the Marketing & Communications Director in meeting deadlines, confirming ad placement, managing the museum's online presence in regard to the exhibition, tracking metrics, and distributing marketing materials. A stipend will be provided for this internship. Start dates and hours are flexible.

To apply, applicants are asked to submit a cover letter describing their applicable experience, resume, and at least two references to Ashley Warren, Marketing & Communications Director, at ashley@blowingrockmuseum.org.


Programs & Outreach Internship

The Blowing Rock Art & History Museum is seeking applications for Summer 2019 internships in Programs & Outreach.

Interns will work with the Programs & Outreach Director to gather information and create programs centered around current exhibits, topics, and events in the area. 

To apply, applicants are asked to submit a cover letter, resume, and at least two references to Willard Watson, Programs & Outreach Director, at programs@blowingrockmuseum.org.


Exhibitions & Collections Internship

The Blowing Rock Art & History Museum is seeking applications for Summer 2019 internships in Programs & Outreach.

Our interns gain hands-on experience in the arts and history through constructive, educational projects at the Museum.

To apply, applicants are asked to submit a cover letter, resume, and at least two references to Dianna Cameron, Curator of Exhibitions & Collections Director, at dianna@blowingrockmuseum.org.


Education Center Internship

The Blowing Rock Art & History Museum is seeking applications for Summer 2019 internships in the Education Center.

The Education Center intern works closely with the Education Center Director to plan, staff, and follow up on all summer workshops, camps, and art-making events at BRAHM. The intern may also assist with lesson planning and teaching for youth programming. It is a hands-on experience for those looking to pursue careers in art or museum education, as well as event planning and hospitality management. 

To apply, applicants are asked to submit a cover letter, resume, and at least two references to Jennifer Terrell Garonzik, Education Center Director, at jennifer@BlowingRockMuseum.org.