TALIESIN PRESERVATION INC K-12 Summer Intern in SPRING GREEN, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: In 1911, Frank Lloyd Wright returned to the Wisconsin valley his Welsh ancestors had settled in and began building Taliesin, which would be his primary home and architectural studio for the remainder of his life. Throughout its long history, Taliesin has served as a living community of professional architects, artists, and students united by a shared appreciation for a "learning by doing" approach to education. Taliesin Preservation's education programs are designed to promote the study and understanding of Wright's architecture and the built environment as an art, science, and idea that embodies the human relationship through a diversified array of class field trips, summer camps, and more. Internship Summary: The K-12 Education Intern will gain valuable training and experience in educational programming development, planning, and distribution with a unique focus on the architecture, design, and legacy of Frank Lloyd Wright. This is a part-time paid internship seasonal $10/hour for 20 hours/week for 11-12 weeks in June- August. Learning Opportunities: Contribute to the research and design of an elementary architecture and design camp and classroom curriculum Assist with all June and July summer camps as camp assistant. Help prepare off site educational programs. Become familiar with the history of education at Taliesin. Experience first-hand the unique work environment at a National Historic Landmark that served as Frank Lloyd Wright's Wisconsin home and architectural laboratory. Physical Demands and Internship Environment: The physical demands and internship environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an intern to successfully participate in the learning opportunities of this internship. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to participate. Physical Demands: While performing the essential functions of this internship, the intern is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; and consistently talk or hear; and rarely taste or smell. The intern must occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds and K-12 Summer Intern I Updated February 2018 Page 2 of 2 traverse uneven terrain. Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus. Internship environment: The intern is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time and should be able to tolerate a wide range of conditions. The noise level in the internship environment is usually moderate This description does not constitute a contract for employment with Taliesin Preservation, Inc., or any affiliate, either express or implied, and TPI reserves the right at any time to change, delete, or add to any of the provisions at its sole discretion. Furthermore, the provisions of this description are designed by TPI to serve as guidelines rather than absolute rules, and exceptions may be made from time to time on the basis of particular circumstances. For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website. https://www.applicantpro.com/j/768520-269996 ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum Qualifications: College student or recent graduate studying education or a related field. At least one year of experience working with youth programming in an education or recreational capacity. Intermediate computer skills, including Microsoft Office proficiency. Demonstrated capacity to work with others in a creative environment and communicate with a wide range of people, including parents, children, staff, the public, and others. Demonstrated ability to interpret instructions, specifications, etc., nd work safely at all times. Familiarity with Frank Lloyd Wright, Taliesin, and the missions of the Taliesin Preservation, Inc. and the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation preferred. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: https://www.applicantpro.com/j/768520-269996