The Hunt Museum, The Custom House, Rutland Street, Limerick
The Hunt Museum offers several internships throughout the year to students, recent graduates and early-career Museum professionals. Interns get hands-on experience in the day-to-day operation of The Hunt Museum’s Education Department or Administration Department and have the opportunity to develop a project during the period of their internship under the supervision of department heads, Dr Dominique Bouchard, Hunt Museum Curator of Education and Outreach or Naomi O’Nolan Exhibitions Co-ordinator and Aministrator.
Curatorial Internship – Education and Public Programmes (6 or 12 months)
Curatorial interns play a key role in the development of The Hunt’s public programme, interpretation and education initiatives. Interns will have opportunties to gain experience in project management, programme development, interpretation, audience development, and digitial media. Past interns have created films, helped curate exhibitions, create and manage festivals and events, contribute to interpretation and even present their work at museum conferences and in museum publications.
Education and Public Programmes Summer Internship
In this internship, participants will contribute to the day-to-day running of the Museum’s summer programme including children’s summer camps, Heritage Week, and other special events and festivals. Interns will also have the opportunity to contribute to the development of the 2014/15 public programme.
For more information, please visit: http://huntmuseum.com/join—give/internship-opportunities.aspx