Volunteer & Internship

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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES  (also see Internships below)

Norwich Historical Society
The Norwich Historical Society is seeking volunteer attendants for the Norwich Heritage and Regional Visitors’ Center at 69 East Town St., Norwich, CT.  The role of a Visitors’ Center Attendant is to provide visitors with information about the City of Norwich and foster a warm and positive environment in the Norwich Heritage and Regional Visitors’ Center.
Key Responsibilities:
•Provide information to visitors
•Pleasantly greet guests and direct them to desired locations around Norwich and the region
• Manage the small gift shop and handle cash transactions
• Assist with updating the social media page and answering phone calls
•Other related duties as assigned
Contact Regan Miner if interested – minerregan@gmail.com
Posted on May 17, 2016

INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Thames River Heritage Park
The Thames River Heritage Park is a collection of national and historic sites along the Thames River that tell the stories that shaped our nation during the past 400 years and that will influence generations to follow. The sites are linked by seasonal water taxis – two historic navy vessels, which transport visitors to three landing sites in New London and Groton. Visitors can enjoy the sites and local businesses at each stop and continue their ride at their leisure.
Our summer interns will be our Park Ambassadors, interacting with visitors and local residents as they navigate this new experience. Working at our three landings in Groton and New London, you’ll provide information on the water taxis, our partner sites, help with directions, take survey information and more. You’ll be creating social media content, updating our website, helping with marketing and advertising and learning first hand about tourism marketing and non-profit collaboration.
The position is 2-3 days/week Friday – Sunday, begins mid-late May and continues through mid-September.
Position requires a self-starter with excellent people skills, good verbal communications skill, as well as the ability to work both collaboratively and independently. Must enjoy being outdoors and active. An interest in American history a plus. Training will be provided.   Send a resume and a cover letter to: Executive Director Amy Perry @ perryamy1@gmail.com.  Download more information TRHP-Internship-description.pdf.  Deadline to apply: 4/30/17.
Posted January 16, 2017

Goodspeed Musicals’ Administrative Internship Program welcomes qualified applicants from colleges and universities. A major goal of the program is to serve as a training ground for aspiring theatre professionals. This program offers interns experiential learning and networking opportunities, complimentary tickets to Goodspeed productions and productions at other theatres when available, the opportunity to earn college credit through an academic institution, the ability to view archival Goodspeed production footage, regular seminars taught by Goodspeed staff members, meetings with staff members, a tour of Goodspeed facilities, access to the world-renowned Scherer Library of Musical Theatre and educational opportunities tailored to interns’ or volunteers’ individual interests.
Goodspeed offers internships in the following departments: Education & Library, Marketing/Public Relations, Producing, Company Management, and Management (graduate-level applicants only). Each administrative department determines hours and commitment for internship and volunteer positions individually. All internships are unpaid.  For more information and to apply, please visit our website at www.goodspeed.org/education-library/internships.
Posted January 16, 2017

Colchester Historical Society
For students with interest in history, museum education, archivist, program and exhibit design, we have opportunities for gaining experience and learning. For a listing of possible duties, click InternshipSummerStudent. This is a volunteer position with flexible hours to help at our museum.
Please click here for Contact information.
Posted May 9, 2016