Student Internship and Volunteer Opportunities

Musical experience is not required.

Fill out contact form below if interested

Internships: (Resume building and volunteer hours)

INTERVIEW REQUIRED

Email Marketing

The email marketing intern will create two emails a month through ConstantContact.com that market the North Port Symphony’s concerts and showcase the symphony’s community endeavors to the public. These emails will be sent to an email list with over 4,000 emails. This will help build a professional business portfolio for students interested in any kind of business career (musical or non-musical)

Qualifications:

  • Great writing skills (sample of writing required)
  • Classical Music experience (band, orchestra, chorus) not required, but preferred.
  • 10th Grade or higher preferred.

We will teach you:

  • How to use ConstantContact.com (An industry standard for small to medium size businesses)
  • How the email should be worded and how it should look visually.

 

Social Media Marketing

The social media marketing intern will create at least 3 posts per week on the symphony’s Facebook page that will advertise upcoming concerts, feature symphony musicians, and showcase community endeavors. The social media marketing intern will help build the Facebook audience and may also develop new social media outlets for the symphony.

Qualifications:

  • Great writing skills (sample of writing required)
  • Classical Music experience (band, orchestra, chorus) not required, but preferred.
  • 10th Grade or higher preferred.

 We will teach you:

  • How paid Facebook advertising works (your posts may be boosted)
  • How to read post analytics
  • How to target audiences via Facebook

 

Volunteer Opportunities: (All qualify for volunteer hours)

 No interview required.

Programs

Programs need to be completed by folding inserts into the main program. There are 1,100 programs printed for each concert.

When: January 25, 2020. 9:00am to 12:00pm; February 22, 2020. 9:00am to 12:00pm; March 28, 2020. 9:00am to 12:00pm

Where: North Port Performing Arts Center Music Suite (Blue doors outside the teacher’s parking lot)

Photography

Photos of the concerts and rehearsals need to be captured for marketing purposes. We need photos of musicians in action, crowds of people coming in, special moments in the concerts, special moments in the lobby before, between and after concerts; and more.

When: Rehearsals are Saturday mornings from 9:30pm to 12:00pm. Concerts are January 26, February 23, and March 29 from 1:00pm to 5:00pm.

Where: North Port Performing Arts Center Music Suite (Blue doors outside the teacher’s parking lot), and the PAC.

You must provide your own camera. Additional photography opportunities may be available. Must not interfere with North Port Sun photographers. Photos should be delivered via some type of cloud drive (googledrive, dropbox, iCloud, etc.) or via USB. You will receive credit for all your photos.

Office Work (Clerical)

The North Port Symphony needs assistance with organizing and filing documents. Scanning documents will also be necessary.

When: Saturday Mornings: 9:00am to 12:00pm starting January 18.

Where: North Port Performing Arts Center Music Suite (Blue doors outside the teacher’s parking lot)

Student Internship and Volunteer Form

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