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Current Vacancies

Learning & Collections Internship

Role: Learning and Collections Intern

Status: Voluntary 3-month internship, 3 days a week, unpaid

Reporting to: Learning & Participation Officer

Hours: 21 hours per week (including 1 hour lunch break); days are flexible but include Saturdays

This internship will be based within Handel & Hendrix in London’s creative team who manage and plan the extensive programme of both Baroque and contemporary concerts and events, deliver all literature and interpretation for visitors and implement the longer term strategies for the organisation.

Please note that the internship is voluntary and unpaid. Handel & Hendrix in London offer travel reimbursement within London.

Projects include:

  • Support the administration, set-up and de-rig of school workshops
  • Assist in the development of learning materials provided to schools both before and after educational workshops, including Baroque Central
  • Assist in the writing of summaries about items in historic collection
  • Support the development of the events and resources that make up our families programme including:
    • Assist in the creation and programming of new family ‘drop-in’ sessions
    • Supporting Front of House family sessions on Saturdays
  • Conduct research on costumes and other handling items used in our educational workshops
  • Assist in front of house tasks

Extra opportunities may include (seasonal):

  • Training to deliver learning workshops
  • Training to work with visually impaired people
  • Shop and box office training
  • Other training relevant to learning and participation team if they occur during your time here

Communications & Events Marketing Internship

Role: Communications & Events Marketing Intern

Status: Voluntary 3-month internship, 3 days a week, unpaid

Reporting to: Communications Manager

Hours: 21 hours per week (including 1 hour lunch break); days are flexible but include Thursdays

This internship will be based within Handel & Hendrix in London’s creative team who manage and plan the extensive programme of both Baroque and contemporary concerts and events, deliver all literature and interpretation for visitors and implement the longer term strategies for the organisation.

Please note that the internship is voluntary and unpaid. Handel & Hendrix in London offer travel reimbursement within London.

Projects include:

  • Supporting digital and social media evaluation and strategy
    • Contributing to regular social media posts, weekly features, and website content
    • Monitoring social media and website engagement, and then researching and recommending changes based on this evaluation
  • Attending all events and creating digital content associated with them
  • Assisting in the design and editorial content of our event programmes
  • Helping create inventive and engaging digital marketing campaigns for our event seasons
  • Helping to find and implement cross-marketing opportunities with other relevant organisations

Extra opportunities may include (seasonal):

  • Attending training on marketing/social media (depending on availability)
  • Training to work with visually impaired people
  • Shop and box office training

To apply:

Terms and Conditions

  • This internship is voluntary and unpaid. Handel & Hendrix in London offer travel reimbursement within London
  • Applicants must be over the age of 18 as of June 2016
  • Applicants must be able to commit to the full 3-month internship from July 2017
  • The internship will consist of 21 hours per week over three days. The days per week will be discussed and agreed with the respective member of staff responsible for the internship
  • The appointment is subject to security clearance, which includes a search of police records (Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check)

Please send your CV with either Learning & Collections Internship’ or ‘Communications & Events Marketing Internship’ as the title to Bryony Owen: bowen@handelhendrix.org

Please supply contact details of 2 references. These will only be contacted should you be offered the position.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 8 June at 6pm.

You will be notified if you have been selected for an interview by Monday 12 June. We are not able to offer any feedback to unsuccessful candidates at application stage.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 15 June 2017.