Internships

Summer 2019 Internship Positions are full

We’re currently accepting applications for the Fall semester of 2019. Our internships offer rewarding opportunities for growing your skills, networking, as well as participating in free creative writing classes. Gemini Ink interns support, implement and promote the organization’s literary education programs, class sessions, special events and outreach projects throughout the San Antonio community. All internships have set schedules and require regular attendance.

To apply for an internship, please complete the Intern Application and submit it with a cover letter, resume, and 3-page writing sample to the program of your choice.

All internships offer a flexible schedule of 10-15 hours per week. Internships are unpaid.

Bexar County Arts Internship Program – Summer 2019

If you are a college student looking for a summer internship, apply now for a special opportunity to receive a PAID summer internship with Gemini Ink’s Writers in Communities (WIC) program, funded through the Bexar County arts internship program with The ArtsFund. Deadline to apply is April 5, 2019.

Interns must be ready to start on or before June 3 and can end on or later than August 9, 2019, but not before. Interns must work at least a 40-hour week, but no more.

Please write “ArtsFund” at the top of your application.

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Marketing Intern  

Job Description: Assist in promoting and marketing Gemini Ink’s events and classes via print, social media & email marketing; researching social media trends; assistance in maintaining social media platforms; brainstorming & researching PR opportunities; website maintenance; documentation (photo/audio/video); uploading, sharing, and archiving documentation; and working as part of the staff team for special events.
Qualifications: MAC/PC savvy. Good grammar and writing skills required.
Majors: English, Communications
Apply: Email intern application, résumé/cover letter, and writing samples to Anisa Onofre, Marketing Manager, at aonofre@geminiink.org with INTERNSHIP in subject line.

 

Programs/General Intern  

Job Description: Assist in coordinating various aspects of  Gemini Ink classes and events, such as gathering appropriate supplies, etc; provide general office support, provide in-town transportation for out-of-town faculty, act as class proctor (requires working some evenings and weekends). Classes can be taken in exchange for proctoring. Research and recommend potential faculty, and work as part of the staff team for special events. Interns who demonstrate excellence will be given additional assignments that will boost their portfolio or resume.
Qualifications: Excellent grammar, writing and editing skills are required. Proficiency with MAC and/or PC, knowledge of MS Office. Candidate should have a passion for the literary arts as well as a strong interest and background in at least one of the following areas:  project planning, education, research, evaluation. Ability to work in a fast-paced environment as part of a team.
Majors: English, Language Arts, Education, Creative Writing, or related.

To apply for the Creative Writing Classes Program:
Email résumé/cover letter to Patrick Stockwell, Creative Writing Classes Programs Director, at pstockwell@geminiink.org with INTERNSHIP in the subject line.

To apply for the Writers in Communities Program: Email intern application, résumé/cover letter to Florinda Brown, Writers in Communities Director, at fbrown@geminiink.org with INTERNSHIP in the subject line.